Mind & Body

Lend a Hand, Mind & Body

Greatness Springs from Here: Christmas in the City

We love seeing the city all decked out with twinkly white lights and green garlands for the winter holidays — […]

Baby & Family, Education, Lend a Hand, Mind & Body, Unique Boutiques

Our Favorite Books for Kids, and an Usborne Book Party to Benefit MGH

Our kids love books. It is so sweet to see them ‘reading’ on their own or to their dolls, and […]

Mind & Body

Wishes for Our Country

We live in a beautiful, diverse, and inspiring country. This is my home, and I love it. But I wish […]

Art & Culture, Baby & Family, City Slicker, Mind & Body

The Beacon Hill Women’s Forum, and Connecting with Other Women

September means back to school, and it also means that all kinds of activities and groups that disband for the […]

Beauty, Mind & Body

My Beauty Routine: Emily Vickers

I met Emily this past year (she recently profiled me on her blog), as her adorable daughter Betsy is just […]

Mind & Body

A Total Eclipse of the Sun

I’m sure by now you have heard that there is going to be a solar eclipse over the U.S. this […]

Mind & Body

A Few Thoughts

The news has been hard to read lately. So much sadness and anger and ignorance in our own country, and […]

summer reading Art & Culture, Mind & Body

Summer Reading

It’s August! The month for lazy beach weekends, fruit salad for lunch, and soaking up as much of summer as […]

Baby & Family, Mind & Body

Thoughts on Feeding a Baby

If becoming parents has taught us anything so far, it’s that as soon as you figure out one stage, things […]

Fitness, Mind & Body

Where to Work Out for Free this Summer

As the summer heat starts to roll in (it’s coming, friends! It’s supposed to hit 90 degrees on Sunday.), I […]

Beauty, Mind & Body

Tried and True Skincare Favorites

As the seasons change, it is fun to try new-to-you skincare products and brands. I am a bit of a […]

spring-cleaning Mind & Body

In Praise of Spring Cleaning

There is something of a thrill in spring cleaning — I don’t mean the everyday tasks of straightening papers, doing […]