9 Reader Comments On Aging

Lately I’ve been thinking about aging and how much of a gift it is. The older you get, the more pro tips you have under your belt, and laugh lines are *literal proof* of a life that is full of humor. Here are 9 comments that make getting older feel exciting instead of daunting… On…

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The One Food I Always Bring When Traveling With Kids

When packing snacks for a trip, I’ve never quite managed to be the type of parent who brings along a rainbow of wholesome foods… Goldfish? Yes. Vegetables that I’ve sliced and prepped the night before? Not gonna happen. But I have figured out a secret weapon snack that has a proven track record of abating…

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Let’s Find This Reader Sandals for a Trip!

“Would you consider posting a round-up of cute comfy sandals for a mom who is going on her first girls’ trip to France this summer?” wrote Hannah, a Cup of Jo reader. What a fun question! The great thing about sandals is that they’re flat and easy to fit into suitcases, so you can bring…

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10 Readers Share Sweet Items They’ve Framed

A few weeks ago, I shared some sentimental items I’ve framed. No surprise, the comments were a gold mine. Here, 10 Cup of Jo readers share photos of poignant framed items, from a bracelet to a corkscrew… Says Tracey: ​​I found two four-leaf clovers [top photo] in the same week — after keeping an eye…

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Why This Outfit Works for a Modern Casual Office

Losing the office uniform has proven harder than it should be. Dressing for a modern casual office can be surprisingly challenging. In some ways, the old business casual dress code made things easier. You want to dress well, without standing out in a bad way from others who may dress, in your opinion, too casual….

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How to Use Your Watch to Measure Speed and Distance

You’ve probably owned a chronograph and may have not even realized it. We break down exactly what those dials on your watch are, how to use them, and how Apollo astronauts used them to fly in space. You’ve seen them: those little dials on a watch. What are they? What purpose do they serve?  Before…

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Momsters

I turn into a pumpkin at 8 p.m. By the lovely Grace Farris. P.S. Weekend mom and taking the kids on a hike. 2 COMMENTS

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