And so it goes: winter hits, the air is chilled, and you’re finding yourself in need of plush slippers to keep your feet warm, but not so warm that you’re tromping through the kitchen with sweat beads forming around your toes. Enter Chilote. Knitted with local wool from free range Patagonian sheep and upcycled salmon
I love to cook a savory breakfast and dinner, but often find myself skipping lunch or snacking throughout the day, simply by way of forgetfulness or lack of preparation. A few weeks ago, sweet Regina introduced me to her Busy Gals Lunch Club – a super simple recipe service (and membership club!) where lunch prep
Handcrafted in Ethiopia, this clutch is perfectly-sized to organize whatever life throws at you (or at least, whatever you throw in it). It’s fully lined, so when you’re not toting it along to a dinner party, you can stash it in your diaper bag for quick change artistry, incognito style. Happy clutching! To Buy: Martha
Baby bottles are notoriously tricky to clean — no amount of wands, bristles or fancy attachments seem to get the job done quite as well as a simple, sudsy washcloth. Until now. This fiber-filled and oh-so-gentle cloth mitt arrives with a built-in nipple cleaner for a handy 2-in-1 game-changer that works with any wide mouth
With the weather (finally!) turning chilly, we’re making room on the calendar for bonfires, evening bike rides and fall festivals. I’ve been loving this 100% cotton standby for sweet Scout, who has a less-than-grateful disposition toward headwear of any sort. The straps are long enough for double knotting, which means even baby Houdini himself can’t
If you’ve ever tried to wrestle a bib onto a fussy baby, you know it’s a big deal to find an option that doesn’t leave you sweating before the puree cools. This one’s an absolute crowdpleaser for it’s simple ease and total comfort. (Pro Tip: It’s made with 100% Peruvian Pima cotton, which believe it
For the rabble rouser in every babe, this reclaimed henley romper from Brooklyn-based Appaman’s as comfy as it is sustainable. Bonus? The already-faded wash means you can launder those puree stains away (and away, and away) and we’ll all be none the wiser. To Buy: Reclaimed Henley Romper ($44) at Appaman.
Last week in New York, I sat in a green room before giving a broadcasted talk on simple living. There was an organized chaos in the atmosphere — hair to be sprayed, lips to be glossed, mascara wands wielding to and fro — but shortly before I left for the stage, a make-up artist stops