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
When I’m feeling frazzled by the noise/tears/questions/general mayhem that inevitably ensues with two littles underfoot, I reach for this quick-and-oh-so-refreshing mist in the kitchen cabinet. A few simple spritzes to the face offers an instant pick-me-up, and with a spicy citrus aromatherapy blend, it’s both calming and energizing enough to get me through the next
Ken’s the official gardener in these parts, mostly because I can’t be trusted with so much strategy (marigolds next to the tomatoes, they say, but keep broccoli far from the basil, and certainly no cucumber near the rosemary, and just like that, my head and gardening spade are spinning into oblivion). The other reason? Our
Sofas are a tricky thing to master. Too big, and the room feels dense, crowded. Too small and you’ll lose the familiar pull of a Saturday cat nap, a nest of blankets piled around socked feet. But just right? Goldilocks, meet Arlo. With a nod to mid-century charm and pillow-filled with down feathers, Sixpenny’s Arlo
You can file this under ‘Irrational Quirks,’ but as much as I love a bit of bathtime fun, I find myself easily annoyed by a tub full of colorful plastic. Scoops and submarines and stacking cups galore – it’s enough to make my already-frenzied feet run for dry land. Enter Oli + Carol: an eco-friendly
If there’s any tried-and-true way to dress up your everyday wardrobe, it’s the statement necklace. Paired with simple jeans-and-a-tee or spotlighted against the backdrop of your favorite dress, a bold necklace is by far the greatest accessory workhorse in any woman’s arsenal. My current pick? This handmade beauty designed and created by Brooklyn-based Irene Woods,