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Were you inspired by the backyard rehab featured in the spring issue of A Magazine? Maybe we’ve got you longing to give your own yard a total make-over, but repaving the patio and overhauling the landscaping just aren’t in the cards this year. Never fear,...

Summer is the perfect season for self-indulgence. Maybe it’s because we so often associate this season with time off. Or perhaps it’s the intense heat that slows down life in the desert and makes it seem we have all the time in the world. Whatever...

For years, you’ve settled for the least-awful cheap suit you could find. After losing count of how many ill-fitting suits with ugly prints you’ve tried on - this one doesn’t have enough bust support, that one only comes in 2XL, and none of them cover...

Work/Life balance. It seems like the holy grail of modern life. How can we ration our time and energy to both succeed in our professional work and nurture our personal lives? We’re certain that there must be a precise formula out there that will enable...

It just isn’t spring without florals. Every year as the weather warms up and we cast aside our winter neutrals in favor of bright splashes of color, the classic print becomes new again. This year, consider celebrating flowers on a larger scale than a new...

After years and years of soul searching, therapy, life coaching, self-help books, and exclaiming weird shit like “I Am Beautiful!” into the mirror- something inside of me finally healed. And I have my daughter to thank. Flashback to last Saturday...

I remember this day so well! I walked by my now office on the way to a meeting down the hall. I stopped and stared in the window, fogging up the glass with my overexcited, heavy breath. My little Dan brain started to race as...

Siri and I have always had a love/hate relationship. She loves me (because she's been programmed to), and I hate her. Actually, hate is a strong word, so let's just say I don't "get" her. We've been together since I broke up with my Blackberry...

They say that not all who wander are lost. I’d like to add that not all who attend a 3-day “Wanderlust” yoga festival are looking to find themselves. Alas, I think Dan found herself, or at least the intimacy-averse, highly-inflexible part of herself (she also...