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2012

How clean is your house? Could it pass the test that we all dread: unexpected guests? I pose the question because a friend of mine relayed an irritating scenario to me that I just had to write about. A friend…

What's in a name? In the age of social media, hashtags. To be specific a hashtag. Proper. "Hashtag Jameson" apparently made her way into the world recently, and to mark her entrance, her parents named her after one of the…

Socks and lids - they've both gone the way of the Dodo in my household. Socks disappear into the apparent abyss that is also known as a dryer. Lids for Tupperware-type plastic storage containers like the one below, disappear into…

**Disclosure: This post was generously sponsored by The Mandarin Restaurant, however as always, the opinions are completely my own** October is always a busy month in our household. There are family birthdays upon family birthdays, so it's always a mad…