Chicken Soup for the Soul and the Sniffles

I find it highly suspicious that Kelly scheduled this PixieTip topic the week I’m recovering from my second virus of the season. I think she has a sixth sense or some kind of sister telepathy. But is there anything better…

How to Hang Photos

Dear Katie & Kelly, Is there a right way and a wrong way to hang photos? My husband thinks you can ONLY hang them on wall studs, which makes the room look insane. I think they have to be anchored to…

Oh Snow! The Media Hype of “Jonas” and How Different Personality Types Handle It

Maybe it’s the Cleveland girl in me, but snow has never been my enemy. Snow is just what happens come November and continues until Spring even if there isn’t a “deadly” polar vortex swirling around the globe. But having spent…

The Art of Sledding

I’m not sure exactly why we need to have a post about HOW to sled, but apparently if there’s something that seems fun and easy to do without instruction, there’s a Classic around who will want to tell you how…

Have I Gotta Diet for You!

So Kelly wanted me to write about this “new” Paleo diet and I groaned inwardly. I despise diets no matter how new or old. Most advocate eliminating one of the food groups I love like cheese, bread, dairy, sugar, and bacon*.…

Christmas Thank You Note To Dos

Dear Katie & Kelly: Can you settle an argument between my mother and me? She says that you have to send out thank you notes for all of your Christmas gifts. I say you only have to send them to…