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Design For Mankind · 2d ago

Modern Parenting: To Chore or Not to Chore?

To chore, I say. — Early this spring, Bee began campaigning for a fish. Actually, nine, sh...
Design For Mankind · 4d ago

Permission to Pause: Taking A Break Before You Break

Head’s up: Sponsored by Athleta.     Here’s a funny lie to tell yourself: When September hits, things will slow down. When my husband feels better, I will, too. When the deal goes through, when the baby sleeps through the night, when the inbox hits z...
Design For Mankind · 5d ago

The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

It began with the car accident. The parked car in the street, the U-haul ahead, a pick-up truck peeling out of his driveway with less-than-desirable visibility. I swerve, thinking of course I could clear the parked car to my right. I could not. I scr...
Design For Mankind · 6d ago

Summer Style Essentials 04: The Gauzy Skirt

(Start here.) My criteria for a mid-summer essential can be summed up in three words: comfortable, easy and fully washable. Sticky banana stains and rogue finger paint are not unlikely in these parts, so I’m continually steering clear of the dreaded ...
Design For Mankind · 1W ago

Small Step No. 12: Saying “Yes, But…”

Last weekend, my friend Shannan and I shared our respective stories with the beautiful community of Flourish, and during the Q&A portion, the conversation naturally veered toward boundaries....
Design For Mankind · 1W ago

Summer Style Essentials 03: The Crop Tank

(Start here.) The term crop tank conjures up all sorts of images for me, mainly of long af...
Design For Mankind · 1W ago

Pancakes, and the Hands That Make Them

Head’s up: Sponsored by Revolution Foods (giveaway below!).     Want to be my kid’s hero? ...
Design For Mankind · 2W ago

Summer Style Essentials 02: The Perfect Tee

(Start here.) It’s no secret that the elusive perfect tee has long been a style enigma. Is...
Design For Mankind · 2W ago

8 Simple Make-Up Products I Love

I laughed at a comment on this post (don’t forget to swipe the arrow): “And now I want to know what kind of makeup you use.” It wasn’t my intent, of course, to make the case for a full face. I’m firmly planted in the “You Do You” category here. We ar...
Design For Mankind · 2W ago

The Love-Your-Friends’-Kids Muffins

Last week, my best friend from high school came for a visit and brought her family along. We hadn’t seen each other in oh, four years? And another four before that? But time melted away the months and in mere minutes flat, her kids and my own are sta...