Closing out 2019 with cookie decorating helpers, toddler sleep aids, and two must-read books

Hi there, Happy early holidays! We just got back from a week in Hawaii visiting family and communing with the ocean. It was wonderful, despite the long and painful (even with amazing grandparent help!) flights. Now we’re battling jet lag while also trying to speed-shop for gifts and pack up for Christmas in Maine. While … Continue reading Closing out 2019 with cookie decorating helpers, toddler sleep aids, and two must-read books

My ideal Thanksgiving lineup, sleep-inducing bear suit, and fun kiddo holiday picks

Hi there, Lilly and Finn have both been sick (school germs, wow) so I’ve spent much of the last couple weeks in a fever-and-tissue vortex. Thankfully, we’re mostly better just in time for Thanksgiving—and for the first time, Rob and I are hosting a small dinner for friends at our place. (Sorry, Mom, Dad, and Annie—but … Continue reading My ideal Thanksgiving lineup, sleep-inducing bear suit, and fun kiddo holiday picks

Toddler swim essentials, inexpensive foot fixers, and a summer salad to make on repeat

Hi there, Happy post-Fourth of July! We were up in Maine with my parents and sister and it was, as my mom says, #thewaylifeshouldbe. Lilly couldn’t stay out of the water even though it was still goosebumpy cold, and we ate all our meals on the porch. Now we’re back in Brooklyn and I’m starting the … Continue reading Toddler swim essentials, inexpensive foot fixers, and a summer salad to make on repeat

Your next island vacation, ultra-refreshing summer drinks, and the easiest brow fixer

Hi there, Rob and I just got back from the Azores, a magical string of Portuguese islands that are just a five-hour flight from New York. I’d never heard of them until my friend and travel guru Brandon raved about his trip there, describing them as “Portugal Hawaii, but with cooler weather.” They’ve also been compared to Iceland because of … Continue reading Your next island vacation, ultra-refreshing summer drinks, and the easiest brow fixer

Type-A time off, big kid birthday celebrations, and non-terrible maternity swim

Hi there, Some news! As I shared last week, I’ve decided to leave Hungryroot. It was an amazing experience building the brand and working with the team and now I’m excited to reset before figuring out what I want to tackle next. I know how lucky I am to be able to take time in between things, especially with … Continue reading Type-A time off, big kid birthday celebrations, and non-terrible maternity swim