Finding the Perfect Rug is No Easy Task

I’m on a mission to find a new rug for my boys’ bedroom, and it’s no easy task. There are simply too many fun rugs to choose from! Here’s a sneak peek at some of my favorite finds: My sister-in-law just bought IKEA’s Lusy Blom Rug for her playroom, and what a showstopper it is. I’ve been flirting with Cat’s

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Finding the Time to Exercise

When my eldest son was born, my friends and I joined a gym that offered babysitting. It was fabulous. The babies were happy (most of the time), and we got a chance to work off the baby fat. Exercising set a routine for my week and got me out of the apartment; it allowed me to spend time for myself,

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Traveling with Children: How to Stay Sane

Temper tantrums at customs. A baby that screams for six hours straight. A toddler that won’t stop kicking the seat of the passenger in front of them. Strangers giving you the stink eye. Becoming a casualty of projectile vomit from your sick child. These are a few of my travel experiences that I hold near and dear to my heart.

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Breastfeeding in Public: How I Became Brave

When my eldest son, Liam, was born, I decided to breastfeed. What I didn’t know is that it would feel as if I needed a master’s degree to learn how to do it properly. I had a tough time. In those first few days of figuring it out, I would literally break into cold sweats before feeding my screaming, red

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Small Spaces, Big Ideas

My husband and I live in NYC with our three young children, and finding space for a growing family has its challenges. When our second son Graham was born, we converted part of our alcove dining room into a small, cozy nursery. To jazz up his room, we hung an over-sized mirror on one of the walls, and not only

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