Tiek’s vs. Rothy’s: One Year of Wear

Tiek’s vs. Rothy’s: One Year of Wear

If you like to hang out on Pinterest at all, you’ve likely seen advertisements for both Tieks ballet flats and Rothy’s cool flats made from recycled water bottles. But you might have found yourself asking: Is one better than the other? Which one should I get? These aren’t super-cheap shoes, so it’s worth it...

Graduating

My baby “graduated” from kindergarten this week. ¬† She “graduated” from pre-K last year, too, though there was a bit less pomp and circumstance. Is it silly? A little. Is it fun? ¬†Sure. Does it tug at a mama’s heart strings? ¬†Absolutely. It feels like we are in a season of change right now....

Summer White Space

I’ve been thinking a lot about clutter and white space lately (physical, mental, and time-based) and what’s really necessary in our lives. Sometimes it feels like a fight against mainstream culture not to buy into consumerism, ultra-connectedness, keeping up with the Joneses. I remember as a teenager, working at Crate & Barrel, brides registering...