I am not a light packer and I like options. So, trying to fit all my needs into a 30" suitcase for months has been a little daunting. Every piece needs to be relevant and easily put together. I mixed some nice staple pieces with some in-expensive pieces. This way...

I did a parenting faux pas the other day. I was getting the boys ready for school and in the middle of spiking up Porter’s hair -like I have done for several months- he has a complete melt down.  He is crying and panicked about his hair being spiked. He...