America’s Coziest Cities

Jan
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As the temperatures plummet, many Americans will be retreating indoors to stay warm and hunker down, but some U.S. cities may have a natural advantage over others.  This theory was the foundation of new research, commissioned by the makers of Honeywell Infrared Heaters, in partnership with a team of scientists … Continue reading

Busy Mom Tips for Working Smarter

Nov
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How do busy women get it all done? Creativity. Energy. The right tools. That’s my key to success. Tomorrow I’m celebrating all of these at a special event with Microsoft Office 365. As I type this, I am flying back from Seattle after three days of getting a glimpse of … Continue reading

Halloween at Target

Oct
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  Each year my kids start talking about what they want to be for Halloween the day after Halloween. While it is never easy listening to this chatter for a full year, Target is there to make the selection process easy and affordable. Halloween at Target delivers a collection of … Continue reading

Updated Kitchen

Sep
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We are almost done with our renovation! This summer we combined two city apartments to create one grand living space in Brooklyn. Here’s a before look at our kitchen: As you can see it was a BIG project. On our wish list was an updated sink. We chose this Delta … Continue reading

Inspired Living Pinterest

Aug
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Moroccan flair was a major influence on our kitchen redesign. We opted for imported mosaic tile on the walls to set the mood. From there, we worked with our designer to craft some overlays for our stark white cabinets. With a bit of burnished metal trim and metal accents, I … Continue reading

Make Nutrition Taste Good

Aug
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  This summer we started a vegetable garden for the kids. We visit the farmers market each week, Making healthy food choices is a priority for our family. I’ve tried to make food exciting and fun for the kids. I want to know food can empower them, fuel them and … Continue reading

Mount Your Flatscreen Safely

Jul
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We’re renovating an apartment in the city and adding a flatscreen TV. I’m very concerned about safely mounting this monstrous (and expensive) device. Number 1 fear? It falls on one of the girls. Number 2 fear? It falls off the wall and we are out thousands of dollars. Sanus has … Continue reading

Inspired Living: Kitchen Design

Jul
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We’re knee-deep in apartment renovation and I am looking at lots of plumbing fixtures. A few years ago we re-did the kitchen cabinets (see above) and tiled the wall behind the stove. I was really happy with the results. But we never got around to the faucet. We stuck with … Continue reading

Creating Work Life Balance

Jul
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I’m sharing my top 10 tips for creating work/life balance. When Always Infinity came to me with the program, my first thought was to giggle. No working mom I know has balance 100% of the time. But some of us have a fragile dance that is working. I consider myself … Continue reading