A nifty little gadget

Life around home

You know how little girls’ tights come through their very first wash covered with fuzz dots? You know how head covering veils get nubbly after a while from tiny snags? And sweaters don’t look new anymore because the surface texture gets roughed up? This takes care of it all.

April 27, 2018

My kinda fitting room

Out and about

Confession: I hate fitting rooms. You would think that any business owner with a scrap of intuition could work this simple math: Any decent woman (+) one dog-ugly room (-) any homey touches whatsoever (+) glaring fluorescent lights (+) the merciless babble of the woman in the next stall on her cell phone (does not […]

October 29, 2013

Giftings and girl things


Confession: Every day of my life, I benefit from the gifts of others. In the past week, Kelly and I have been blessed with girl-gifts above measure.  Two Sundays ago my friend Amy (my business-woman, mother-of-five, immaculate-style friend Amy) turned to me just before Sunday school with a look of illumination on her face. “I’m going […]

May 11, 2012