paying homage to the hack

Have you noticed “hacks” are the new thing? Hack your diet, your exercise…parenting. While I think this “Get Along Shirt” from 20 Life Hacks to Make Parenting More Fun is inspired, I’m not sure it will inspire sisterly or brotherly love. I’m … more

tool of the month

It’s been a while since I’ve found a new tool that I love. Perhaps this should be “tool of the year”? I don’t know about you guys, but I don’t do well on starchy carbs. You can take the gluten … more

tool of the month – vitamix

It’s hard to speak only of kitchen gadgets for my “Tool of the Month” post as we get closer to November 6 – maybe because at this particular time in the election cycle there are so many tools to choose … more

tool of the month

As much as I hate to acknowledge baseless entertainment masquerading as political commentary, the timing of Rush Limbaugh‘s latest vitriol aimed at Georgetown law student, Sandra Fluke, coinciding with my introduction of “tool of the month” is a set-up I am incapable … more