Madeleine is a stay-at-home mom and freelance writer with an affinity for anything concerning the written word. If she’s not writing, reading, or teaching herself calligraphy, you can find her taking adult Irish dancing lessons at her favorite Irish pub or exploring Cleveland with her husband and toddler.
Make story time a beautiful experience
Letting go of the Instagram ideal
A familiar yet creative and modern rendition
Shut your laptop, and get into the holiday spirit with some in-person gift shopping
Five positive accounts that will inspire and encourage you
The following short stories share why it's important to treat our money with respect
Valuable lessons from Bathsheba Everdene's strengths and weakness
Planners don't have to be just for planning
It's not too late to learn the basics of "adulting."
Finally, our favorite characters receive some well-deserved closure.
Next time you're in need of a java-hit, consider forgoing the chain coffee shops.
Cary Grant has our hearts.
Austen, we love you, but we're looking for something a little messier this time.
You just can't beat a classic.
Move aside, green-eyed monster!
True joy lies beyond the Instagram filter.