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Friday Grab Bag

I’ve had a lot of momentum this week. I think it’s a combination of new year energy and the fresh start that comes with a move, but I’m finally tackling a lot of items that had been on my list for months. WHEW! On my…

January 18, 2019

My 4 Day Workweek: Am I Doing it Right?

Clearly, I spend a lot of time thinking about how to best prioritize and use the hours that I have. Like most parents in a busy phase of my work life, there is a lot going on. Which really is a great problem to…

January 16, 2019

New Everything

Good morning! It’s Tuesday, it’s quite early, and I’m trying to figure out what my new routines should look like in our new home. Thus far, I have been failing to reach my prior level of AM productivity, but I suspect it’s a matter…

January 15, 2019


Hello from WordPress land! After many years of procrastination, we are here. I did not do it on my own (at all) – I worked with Amanda (find her site here). I was going for a clean, fairly minimal look but I definitely wanted…

January 10, 2019

See You On the Flip Side!

Well, that was the shortest blogging streak ever!  It turns out it’s difficult to blog when: 1) One is moving 2) One does not have internet in the new home yet my other new home: IKEA where I try to match the furniture as…

January 7, 2019

12.5 months: Baby Report

Genevieve is a delight. (PS: Her name?  Is now on the top 10 list of searched names in Nameberry.  Oh well.  This may be a testament to how basic I am, but I don’t care — I still love it!) She is also whining…

January 2, 2019

1.1.19! Happy New Year

Well! I didn’t mean to disappear for so long, but . . . life happened.  Our trip to Philadelphia happened, too!  The blog reno is almost done, and while I hoped to have it for 1/1, it will likely show up next week (don’t…

January 2, 2019
Planner Review Planners

Planner Review #9: Amelia Lane

Wow, everyone.  We are almost at the end!  I will admit that when I had the idea of these planner reviews I underestimated the time/mental energy they take and did not account for a whole move shoved in there! the envelope for Annabel’s teacher…

December 21, 2018
Planner Review Planners

Planner Review #8: Plum Paper

Whew!  We are in the home stretch of these reviews, but I really want to get them all out before planner shopping season is entirely over (and honestly, we are getting down to the wire here!).  When I set out to do these reviews,…

December 18, 2018

Weekend Mini-Report

Ack.  I owe you all 3 more planner reviews: Plum Paper, Amelia Lane, and (obvs) my Hobonichi!  I am determined to have them done by the end of this week, so expect a planner-heavy next few days.  As a teaser, here’s the table of contents…

December 17, 2018