Halloween is on the horizon. Are your kids already asking if they can be Baby Shark or any of the Avengers? Does your neighborhood or block go big with the decorations? Or were you tasked with throwing this year’s party?
There’s something intensely satisfying about sinkside perfection. Everything in its place, neatly aligned, and not a water droplet in sight. But of course, those moments are fleeting because inevitably someone comes along with a dirty dish or to wash their hands, and perfection is gone.
When we watched Greta Thunberg moved to tears during her speech at the UN Climate Action Summit, we were moved too. For a lot of reasons. Because what she says is true about the science behind climate change (which means we are running. out. of. time.) and also because here she is (a kid!) and she seems to be carrying the weight of the world on her shoulders.