The Season of Kindness… to Yourself

November 14, 2013

This time of year, it’s always super easy to get into the holiday spirit. The spirit of giving. The spirit of love. The spirit of kindness. We take all those amazing emotions and actions, and plaster them across mankind in a selfless act of compassion and humanity, and it’s wonderful. Truly, it’s what Upworthy videos are […]

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Oh Shit! The Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Guide

June 12, 2013

Hey guess what? This Sunday is Father’s Day. Yeah, I didn’t remember, either. So what were you thinking? Maybe a monogrammed laptop bag? A rustic leather man bracelet personalized with the kids names? Good ideas! You should remember those for next year when you have a chance in hell of receiving any of those things […]

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The Evolution of Spectacle Love

May 20, 2013

When I was in second grade, the school nurse called my parents in for a meeting. I sat outside the infirmary, but the door was cracked enough for me to hear her tell my parents how concerned she was because she’d witnessed me squinting in the library. Except when she said “squinting” I thought she […]

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Brittany’s Favorite Things Birthday Giveaway

April 26, 2013

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens. Bright copper kettles and warms wooly mittens. Brown paper packages probably full of pajama jeans, zombie apocalypse army guys, Moroccan oil, and fake animal heads… These are a few of my favorite things. Two days until I’m “feeling 32,” which I assume will not involve “falling in love […]

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A Last Minute Bang & Mix!

December 22, 2012

When Alice asked me if I wanted to host the final day of Wallbanger giveaways, I was like, um I just gave away a moose head, I’m not really sure how we can compete with that?

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A Christmas Moose

December 14, 2012

When you tell people you want a giant moose head to mount above your fireplace, they get super judgey. Even if you totally just mean a moose whose head fell of naturally. Also they are impossible to find, I have no inside connections to Sarah Palin, and the ones I found online cost way more […]

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Why Summer Break Doesn’t Suck

May 30, 2012

Today is Jude’s last day of school. We did it, another year. Wyatt finished pre-school last week, which could not have come at a better time. While he started off the year strong, running into the classroom and wanting absolutely nothing to do with me, the last three weeks have been a shit storm of […]

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My Favorite Things…again.

April 27, 2012

I got in from New York around 2am last night, and as I sat down at my bar with my 20 piece nugget and 3 containers of sweet n’ sour sauce I may or may not have rewarded myself with for making it through 1.5 hours of turbulence next to an old Indian woman listening […]

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A Holiday Giveaway, from one Grinch to another. Just kidding, I’m sure you’re lovely.

December 8, 2011

The tiny Clark Griswold on my shoulder high fived my neck and came in his pants.

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The ONE Photo

October 18, 2011

I firmly believe that I became a parent before my husband.

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