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At mutterhood we celebrate the art of photography every day so we’re thrilled to celebrate National Camera Day by sharing both new school and old school photo tidbits. Without getting all gear nerdy, here’s a snap of my latest camera, the Olympus Air, that fits in the palm of my hand, takes my micro four/thirds lenses and…

mutter minute – June 24

Is it just us or has the news this week been particularly unrelenting? To bring some levity to our week, today’s Minute offers a few of the more lighthearted things we found to see, go, read and do this weekend. We’re just going to say it: Watch the Game of Thrones finale on Sunday. Season 6 draws…

mutter minute – June 17

It’s been a week, hasn’t it? But it’s Friday (finally), so here are a few ideas of things to read, see and do over the next few days. Read The Nest, our inaugural pick for the mutterReads book club. It’s about four siblings, one of whom has blown through the family inheritance without really telling the others….

mutter minute – June 10

Who’s ready for the weekend? Here are a few things to read, see, go and do that caught our eye: If you’re in Chicago, head to the south Loop tomorrow and Sunday for the Printer’s Row Lit Fest. We’ll be fan-girling over Bonnie Jo Campbell, Sara Paretsky and Marilynne Robinson, among others, plus a host…

It’s the little things . . .

. . . that lead to bigger things. When we launched mutterhood.com three years ago, we had one modest goal: to publish an online literary magazine that created, in words and pictures, a community of voices sparked by one idea. We chose a word for each issue – resolution, spin, industry – and offered readers…