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How to Save a Bad Week

We really needed this.

Beauty Uniform: Alex Williams

Alex shares his favorite fragrance, the best glasses for big heads, and the dating advice he'll give our sons.

A Winter Week in California

Three highlights of our family vacation, including the cacio e pepe from Felix.

Your First Kiss: What Was It Like?

I was a card-carrying late bloomer.

A Fun Birthday Gift Idea

This birthday surprise made me want to cry!

Happy Birthday, Lucy!

In which we turn 39.

An Update on My Twin Sister

After her husband died, Lucy didn't know if she could love again...

Vacation Photos: Palm Springs and San Francisco

In which California stole our hearts.

Have a Wonderful Holiday!

A look back at Cup of Jo's 2017 posts.

Our (Pink) Bedroom Update

It's amazing what paint and new bedding can do for a room.