How to Refresh a Home Office So It’ll Inspire You to Get to WorkWe’re all about RIYs right now: quick “refresh it yourself” projects that require just a little bit of planning, can be executed in under an hour, and leave you with that same fulfilling got-it-done feeling of a bigger DIY project. In our Instagram Stories, we asked which trouble spots in your homes are in need of a little RIY love. The #1 response? Your home office setup.1
How You Parent Probably Doesn't Matter as Much as You ThinkAs someone who writes about parenting a lot and with the exact goal of helping to make all aspects of this monstrous, daunting task a little easier, I did a little double-take when I saw this headline in Today’s Parent: Does Parenting Even Matter? It better matter! Otherwise, why am I sitting here writing about potty training and when to accommodate a picky eater and how to deal with a toddler’s fear of automatic toilets? These things matter.29
The Art of Poetry No. 4Drawing by Hildegarde Watson. American poetry is a great literature, and it has come to its maturity only in the last seventy years; Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson in the last century were rare examples of genius in a hostile environment. One decade gave America the major figures of our m...