St. Patrick’s Day gingerbread house

St. Patrick's Day gingerbread house craft for kids

They don't talk about St. Patrick's Day at my son's Jewish preschool, but I think it's important for him to be exposed to other religions and holidays. We introduced the idea of leprechauns and shamrocks last year with a St. Patrick's Day gingerbread house, and he loved the craft project so much that he recently asked if we could do it again … READ MORE!

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5 nonfiction books to add to your spring reading list

A Girl Named PJ's recommended reading for March 2016: 5 nonfiction books

While I normally reach for fiction, I picked up a couple of excellent nonfiction books last year, including The Astronaut Wives Club and 10% Happier. While I was looking for suggestions of what to read next, I came across several reviews of nonfiction titles on a reader's blog. So I asked if she'd be willing to share her current favorites here! Lucky for me -- and for you -- she agreed. Read on … READ MORE!

Everyday style: Solving the dreaded “I hate my wardrobe” dilemma

My everyday style includes easy denim-on-denim outfits

Every time I open my closet doors, I discover another article of clothing that doesn't quite feel like me anymore. I can't get dressed in the morning without first scrutinizing my wardrobe. Why did I buy such a colorful top? Will I every really wear those patterned pants? When did this sweater get so tight? … READ MORE!

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