Nov 19, 2012

Continental Book Club: The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating

A genre-spanning page-turner which makes the dichotomy between the sciences and humanities seem artificial and irrelevant.

Nov 14, 2012

Fall is the Preppiest Season: subdued smart-casualness

If the color scheme of the previous outfit seemed too bright, this one has a more autumnal palette and will work in various contexts that fall under the "smart casual" label, from not-too-conservative work environments to evening events.

Nov 9, 2012

Fall is the Preppiest Season: Miniprep

A preppy fall outfit for girls - say about 2 to 6 - on the more formal spectrum of things.

Favorite Kids' Stuff: Potette Plus

A toilet seat minimizer that doubles as a traveling potty - a toddler essential about which I'm a total evangelist.

Nov 6, 2012

Moving to Paris - final countdown

I don't enjoy the actual act of moving (especially walking up and down stairs with heavy boxes), though I do like the way it forces me to declutter.