Excess Plastic Packaging

Plastic World

Plastic has been keeping me up at night. I know, I'm saying this as a purveyor of products that also come in plastic bottles, but they are dura...

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The Perfect Valentine's Bath

The Perfect Valentine's Bath

The Perfect Valentine's Bath For the last two years, Mr. Handsome and I have rejected the cheesy restaurant dinner-for-two V-Day ritual in favor o...

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Beauty Sleep

Beauty Sleep

Beauty Sleep Sleep is the biggest Wellness + Beauty trend since dry brushing, but most of us don’t get enoug...

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TAMING THE HAIR WEASEL

TAMING THE HAIR WEASEL

Are you a shedder? Or maybe you live with one? Have you ever stood in the shower with water rising up around your ankles, or suffered a slow ...

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When Summer Bites

When Summer Bites

WHEN SUMMER BITES The worst part about summer (other than the part where it ends) is insect bites. We’re still in the Dog Days of Su...

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Living With Other People

Living With Other People

A long, long time ago, back before there was Netflix or iPhones or even a user-friendly Internet, I used to live alone. And it was glorio...

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Stop Sucking

Stop Sucking

So plastic straws are keeping me up at night. We recently did a little post about 8 Things You Can Do for Earth Day and one of them was being ...

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Dressing post forty

Dressing post forty

What’s “Age Appropriate” Dressing Now? Fifty is an awkward age in fashion for me. I’m not ready for tunic dressing, but I’m also not comfo...

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