I happen to have a friend, Anna, who owns one of the most beloved independent toy stores in the San Francisco Bay Area—Cheeky Monkey Toys. And I love talking to her because she always gives me (and all her customers) really fun, age-appropriate, unique gift ideas.
I’m lucky. I have three kids who love to read (or be read to). Of course a huge part of that is that they live in a house filled with books. (Some people buy designer shoes, I buy beautifully bound paper.) I also like to think it’s because they see Lenny and me doing our […]
About nine and a half months ago, I was sitting at the local baby pool and got a really sweet note (I was checking email constantly because my site was down and in redesign mode which sent me into a total panic). Christine, of Quasi Agitato, highlighted me on her blog. She said nice things […]
Last week we got a new shed. This may not sound all that monumental to some of you, but in our world, it is. Now we can clear out some of the stuff that’s been cluttering our house. And soon I’ll be able to breathe easier.
When I was in kindergarten, my mom’s friend told her that if I didn’t learn to speak up, I’d never make it in this world.