Henry here is flying (by himself) to Utah for a cousin ski weekend. He’s flying through the air right now-alone. I can’t think about it. Also, yesterday we realized when we went shopping for new shoes before his flight that we officially have the same size feet (mens 6, womens 8)- what happened to my little boy? Man, I can’t handle life. Here are some links to explore:
Like many of you, I’m devastated by yet another massive shooting here in the US. A great roundup of major issues around gun control on Design Mom, an interesting article here about why we congress can’t seem to take action. Also, I love what this teacher’s been doing since Columbine.
Also, here are some courses of action: how to help the community, consider a donation to Everytown, how to contact your representatives about gun control legislation.
And, please, if you have other ideas of how to help, please share.
What We're Loving This Week
I like this Times article about the importance of children’s playtime. “There are things humans do better than computers, and play helps us develop that.”
Very cute food art inspiration for kids
A great tip for sticking to your food budget: roasting a chicken
My friend Camie swears by this line of perfumes. “Lovely scents without all the chemicals”
A farro mozzarella salad Gaby says her family loves
Follow this instagram + stories account for some good parenting advice. Our favorite is the suggestion to ‘ignore junk behavior’ in your kids (stuff that’s annoying but not actually harmful)
My sister in law Erica says this face oil is a “game-changer” for the dry winters in Boston
I saw Call Me By Your Name while in NYC and it was so beautiful. Have you seen it?
Hm. Are adult sticker charts really a thing?
A beautiful throw blanket I want to cuddle up in until spring
Lastly, this has to be the coolest Airbnb experience ever