A Clothing Piler Oxymoron

Dear Katie & Kelly: My husband is a Classic of some sort. He’s fastidious, cleans the kitchen, likes everything tidy and generally keeps everything tucked away in their proper homes. But for the life of me, I can’t keep him from folding…

We Are the Champions!!! The Magic of PixieTypes Is Everything

What in the world does being the first Cleveland Championship team in 52 years, the first team in history to come back from three losses to win the NBA Championship, or the first team to win three games in a…

Changing Mail Habits

Dear Katie & Kelly: My husband drops the mail right on our front entrance table along with the newspaper and other stuff. It drives me crazy because I like to keep it sparse with just an orchid and a mirror. I…

The Fine Line between Gossiping and Information Gathering

Dear Katie & Kelly: I’m relatively new to our neighborhood so don’t have a ton of friend or acquaintances here yet. Recently someone died but I don’t know how. He was a dad, in his 40s and as far as I know, hadn’t been…

Folding and Sliding Doors Are Evil!

Okay maybe not evil, but they’re pretty close to useless, and if they don’t spark joy in you then why in the world would you want them? Yes I know they’re cheap, and perhaps can save a minimal amount of…

Umm, Hello, Personal Space Invasion…

Dear Katie & Kelly: I’m seven months pregnant with my first baby and quite a few people — strangers and friends alike — have touched my stomach without even asking me if it’s okay to do so. I’m a Fun Structure and usually I’m not one…

Make Uncomfortable Work Talks Less So

Dear Katie & Kelly: I’m a full time nanny taking care of two school age children whom I’ve known their whole lives. They’re now in second and fourth grade. When they started school full time I figured I would have…