Have you ever lost someone important in your life? Someone you loved dearly. Who one day was there, and then just…gone? It’s a hard thing to bear. Every little thing reminds you of them…
Winding down at night can be tough at times. I know my mind keeps going for minutes and sometimes hours after I lay my head down on my pillow. The same goes for our kids. Sometimes we…
A simple (dump it and forget it) slow cooker meal featuring well seasoned Italian chicken, quinoa, and vegetables. It’s a well-known fact in my family that I could eat sandwiches, soups,…
This post comes to us via my dear friend/food stylist Benjamin Plante! You can read his hilarious food blog here or drool over his Instagram here . Early last month I found myself at a…
Our life’s motto is this: live nimbly. According to Merriam-Webster, “nimble” means “able to move quickly, easily, and lightly.” What does this mean to us? We want to be free to change…
Chocolate chip cookies are my favorite, and my kids’ favorite too. So, after seeing a few recipes for individual cakes and brownies made in the microwave, I was inspired to develop a…
I’m an advice columnist, so sometimes people ask me about how they can “keep the romance alive” in their marriages. This stumps me a little because, by “romance,” I know they mean the…
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“One can never be alone enough to write. To see better,” young Susan Sontag wrote in her diary. In solitude, Wendell Berry observed in his magnificent meditation on stillness, “one’s…
An art homework assignment required Forster to paint “the view from my bedroom window”. Not confident with revealing the dreary actuality, “the coal bunker, the rope washing line” she…
She saunters into the half-light, her emerald dress sashaying with each brush of the snare, unknowingly. His eyes quietly follow her path, carefully shaded away in his corner booth. Palms…

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