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Have you all heard about our latest venture, General Store? Come check out the cooperative local marketplace where you can shop our local SOMa makers, artists and independent stores. Need to make those school Valentine's? Sparkhouse Toys has got you covered. Or buy a unique...

Last year around Thanksgiving, my daughter’s kindergarten assignment was to decorate a turkey as a family member, and whom did she choose? Me. She wanted to disguise her turkey as a “Boss, for mommy.” How flattering! How amazing! How wonderful to see myself as this...

Dear Diary: Life is a journey. When you’re like me living in suburban America, you have babies who all too quickly turn into first graders. And you start thinking back to what YOU remember from elementary school. When I was in elementary school, I wrote diaries. I...

Throw Back Thursday: Me on Work/Life Balance in 2014 Did you know that moms in the ‘50’s spent less time with their kids than working moms do today? It doesn’t surprise me to learn that Dads, according to the Pew Research Center, have nearly tripled the time...

Going back to work eight weeks after having my first baby was one of the most heartbreaking things I’ve ever done. I don’t recall much, but I remember crying (daily) on the train, stressing about milk supply, and scheduling meetings around pumping...