A Lacy Little Throwback, Just in Time for Fall

Here’s a throwback for you: pinafores. The word immediately recalls your effete Victoriana doll collection and adolescent Jane Austen phase—although, really, who ever fully left them all behind? And who would want to? The pinafore has all the utility of the housedress...

Is Pope Francis the First Feminist Pope?

Pope Francis is known for his candid, often headline-grabbing statements: “Who am I to judge?” he famously responded when asked how he felt about gay Catholics. When pressed about his stance on whether to welcome divorced couples who remarry back into the fold,...

12 Whimsical Ways to Add Pom-Poms to Your Home

Expand The idea of pom-poms can be fairly off-putting when mentioned in the context of home decor. Most drum up thoughts of a crafty pom-pom pillow, or the shiny things in the hands of a cheerleader. The good pom-pom decor, however, can indeed be great, and can...