9 Readers Share Their Favorite Books

Do you have a favorite book? It’s so hard to pick just one — as CoJ reader Ragon said, “choosing a favorite book is like choosing a favorite ice cream, it depends on what you’re in the mood for” — but we asked the Cup of Jo community to name names. Here, nine readers share […]

Have a Lovely (Long) Weekend.

What are you up to? We are visiting my sister in California and jumping off sand dunes and eating fish tacos and having brotherly squabbles and all of the things! Hope you have a good one, and here are a few fun links from around the web… Restaurant matchbook prints. Britain’s coastal grandmothers react to […]

Fall Makeover

Narrator: The vest would not change everything. By the wonderful Grace Farris. P.S. Personal pep talks and the people worth impressing.… Read more The post Fall Makeover appeared first on Cup of Jo. Source link Belita KimballI’m a health and wellness writer and blogger with an interest in food, fitness, and living life to the […]

A Living Room Fakeover | Cup of Jo

Like everyone, we spent so much time at home over the past few years that I was getting a little sick of staring at the same walls. So, on a whim, we moved two pieces of art in our house — one was in the dining room and one was the living room, and we just […]

Have a Fun Weekend. | Cup of Jo

What are you up to this weekend? We are having a movie night with the boys, and tomorrow Anton is competing in a soapbox derby, which looks adorable and exciting! Hope you have a good one, and here are a few links from around the web… Dogs, dogs, dogs. Reformation is having a huge sale. […]

The Daily Jobs of a Parent

*Types “Wears multiple hats” on resume.* We’re thrilled to start sharing some comics by the hilarious Rachel Deutsch, who loves exploring the absurdities, pain, and joys of parenthood. Her creative work has appeared in The New Yorker and McSweeney’s. She lives in Montreal with her partner and two children. Welcome, Rachel! P.S. Mom phrases and […]

Do You Parfait?

Next time you’re at home with some ice cream and pantry odds and ends, might I suggest that you take out a clear stemmed glass and assemble a Japanese parfait?… Read more The post Do You Parfait? appeared first on Cup of Jo. Source link Belita KimballI’m a health and wellness writer and blogger with […]

Help! I’m Taking My First Trip Away From My Baby!

For the past 18 months, I’ve woken up every day ready to do what I always do — hug, smooch, and care for my daughter, Ella. But this weekend, our 547-day streak of togetherness is coming to an end. I’m flying to Anaheim to throw my best friend’s bachelorette party, and while I am crazy […]

Have a Great Weekend. | Cup of Jo

What are you up to this weekend? We are having a backyard gathering at my friends’ apartment with a bunch of neighbors. I also just discovered the world’s best, thinnest, most delicious potato chips. And I am picky about potato chips! Hope you have a good one, and here are a few fun links from […]

What Are You an Expert In?

Last night, nine-year-old Anton did a sort of kicky handstand situation. Then he looked at me and said: “I’m a god at cartwheels.” Yes! I laughed and clapped. But his unapologetic confidence reminded me of a women’s leadership group that my friend Juliet recently attended. To kick off the session, they were asked to go […]