The 5 Winter Boots We Swear by

I’m not gonna lie: maybe it’s because 2021 hasn’t exactly been the drama-free year that I had hoped (yet!), but I have been majorly binging on Friends lately, simply to retain my sanity. And that...
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The Very Best Headphones for Working Out

Have you, like me, griped through a run (and even cut it short) because your headphones were the Worst Workout Buddy Ever? Uncomfortable in the ear, or audibly fuzzy, or just...a meh knockoff you never...
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The Baby Gear Every Parent Needs in 2021

Being a first-time mom is stressful as is, but giving birth to your first baby during a global pandemic? Let's just say anxiety levels were at an all-time high for me when I welcomed my...
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Cookbooks to get your Quarantine Baking Skills to the Next Level

You’d think spending waaaay more time at home would inspire me to improve my chef skills, but my meals lately have been nothing short of #sad (see: the fairly flavorless quesadillas I seem to be...
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Classic Novels That are Still Major Page Turners Today

I don’t know about y’all, but I’m reaching the end of my Netflix-binge-in-quarantine rope. There are only so many times I can while away the life-at-home hours watching drama-free episodes of “Friends” and “The Office”...
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Cleaning Products to Help Keep Our Homes Tidy in 2021

I can admit it, because SwearBy is a safe space: my house is an absolute mess 79% of the time. When it finallllly gets deep cleaned, the dreamy effect lasts approximately 37 hours before devolving...
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The Best Winter Gear for Your Pets

TELL NO ONE, but I once spent upwards of $165 on a (now discontinued) Wagwear wool sweater for my papillon, Huckleberry. This was before I had a human child, and he was soaking up every...
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The Best Custom Jewelry

Call me #Basic, but I got a little misty-eyed at Christmas when my husband gifted me with a Tiffany & Co. initial necklace—not mine, not his, but our darling child’s initial—and I haven’t taken it...
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These Products Will Help You Stick to Your New Year's Resolutions

Despite what all of those social media posts say, a new year doesn't have to mean a new you (after all, what's wrong with the old you?). But if you like to commit to new...
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The Coolest Montessori Toys for Littles

If you’ve ever wondered what a Montessori toy is, exactly—you’re in luck. Named for the education style created by Italian doctor Maria Montessori in the early 1900s, Montessori toys are practically Amish and devoid of...
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How to Freshen Up Your Home on a Budget, According to Jeneva Bell

New year, new you, new...decor? In our opinion, there is no better way to start the year off than with some fresh, new surroundings. That doesn't mean you have to pack up your bags or...
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The Best Way to Spend Your Downtime During the Winter Lull

Whether you're taking some much-deserved time off before the new year or are stuck at home due to weather (or a global pandemic), you're probably finding yourself with more downtime than usual this winter. And...
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Cozy PJs For the Whole Family

'Tis the season for wearing cozy things, and living in our pajamas—in our humble opinion, this is one of the reason that it is, indeed, the most wonderful time of the year. Who doesn't love spending the...
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The Best Cozy Slippers for Winter

Call me a #Grandmillenial, but there’s nothing I love more than pulling on my cozy slippers and having a wild night innnn. (Yes, even before Covid lockdowns made such goings on a necessity). The trouble...
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Small Brands to Shop This Holiday Season

This has been a really hard year, and small businesses have taken on a great deal of financial strain as a result of lockdowns and stay-at-home orders. One of the best things we could do...
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Oh, No! The Very Last-Minute Gift Guide

If you are still checking off that holiday shopping list (or worse, have yet to start), don't worry — you are not alone. After all, what would the holiday season be like without some frantic,...
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Best Gifts That are Under $50

Finding the perfect gift while not breaking the bank is a bit of an art form—it's all about finding a supremely awesome gift at a reasonable price point, and trust us when we say that...
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Gifts That are Worth the Splurge (and Who We're Getting Them For)

The very best things in life are often expensive. And though not all of us are able to drop a huge amount of our hard earned cash on each and every person on our list,...
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The Ultimate Self Care Gift Guide: Face Masks, Grooming Essentials, Cozy Things, and Beyond

This has been an incredibly stressful year, but if it has taught us anything, it is that taking care of ourselves is of the utmost importance. From eating right, exercising, and getting enough sleep, to...
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Festive Accessories for Zoom Holiday Parties

If you had asked me last year if I was attending any Zoom holiday parties, I would have said, puzzled: "...what's Zoom?" This year has been filled with new pieces of vocabulary (shelter in place,...
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Best Gifts for The Men in Your Life

We all love the men in our lives, but let's face it—they are the hardest people to shop for. What is it about shopping for our brothers, boyfriends, husbands, and fathers that is so tricky?...
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The Very Best in Holiday Decor

Nothing makes me feel holly-jollier than decking the halls with great holiday decor (and, ok, thick pours of eggnog and a bountiful cookie tray and/or cheese plate to indulge in). Since most of us are...
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The Ultimate Gift Guide for a Cozy Night In

When in doubt, give the gift of cozy. That's not an official motto for holiday season shopping, but it should be because you really can't go wrong by choosing a pair of fur-lined slippers or...
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The Best Beauty Gift Sets for the Skincare & Makeup Lover in Your Life

It's the most wonderful time of the year — especially if you are a beauty lover. When the holidays roll around, so do all of the incredible makeup, skincare, hair, and nail gift sets. But...
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The Ultimate Gift Guide for the Wellness Junkies in Your Life

"Wellness" has definitely become quite the buzzy term in recent years, and with good reason—we all want to feel and look our best. With that said, the wellness industry is large and can be overwhelming...
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