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Every now and then, to appreciate where we are and gather fresh inspiration for where we’re going, it helps to look back on where we’ve been.→ Read more
Make your friend’s day even sweeter by sending her our art print with this heartfelt message.→ Read more
Julie Kuklinski could have stayed where she was, in her comfortable job in the familiar Midwest. But the Eau Claire, Wisconsin, native, wasn’t interested in making pretty things for a prominent high-end carpentry company in Chicago.→ Read more
Sometimes we find ourselves yearning to try something new, start a fresh project, or just change things up. And often when that feeling arrives, we hear a little doubting voice inside saying...→ Read more
Having accomplished more in her twenties than many achieve in an entire career, Indiana native Emily Masengale’s rise in the teaching profession has been something approaching meteoric. Still, she is clearly less about the glory and all about the goal. That is, to help students...→ Read more
So tell all of your favorite people how much you love them.→ Read more
This month marks one of our favorite holidays devoted to making hearts happy. Yet we know that isn’t always easy to do, especially in these times.→ Read more
Think about the various ways people reach out to you...text, email, chat, snail mail. Then consider which lights you up more...→ Read more
When Jaha Dukureh started Safe Hands for Girls in 2013, she wanted to create a space where women like her — survivors of female genital mutilation — could support each other.→ Read more
You’ve just spent the entire holiday season shopping, sending cards and gifts, hosting and entertaining everyone else. Now that a new year has arrived, isn’t it time to nurture yourself? Here are a few tips on where to start.→ Read more
We are seriously crushing on the Pantone® color of the year for 2018, Ultra Violet, not just for its gorgeous purple-ness, but because, in the words of the folks at Pantone®, it “communicates originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us toward the future.”→ Read more
Whether it’s a special item we’ve had our eye on all year long, a small, favorite luxury or cherished time with loved ones, we all have a Christmas wish list. But sometimes it’s the surprises the holidays bring that make the most memorable gifts.→ Read more
Through her nonprofit empowerHER, Cara Belvin offers much needed support and empathy to girls who have lost their mothers...and connects them to others like themselves.→ Read more
December brings us so many festive activities to enjoy: holiday parties and gift markets, light displays and concerts, tree farm outings and beloved rituals that mark this special time of year.→ Read more
We all know how easy it is to send a quick text to connect with the people in our lives. And when we’re not sure what to say, we can always rely on emojis. But the holidays are a special time for celebrating the ones we cherish with heartfelt expressions...→ Read more
It’s the most wonderful time of the year – and it can also be one of the most stressful with the added pressure of planning the perfect holiday season for your family.→ Read more