It’s that time of year! Toys, toys everywhere. Also, lousy lousy weather that has me doing things like revisiting books on child rearing and how to entertain a toddler. My nature is to want to not want my kid to have garish plastic toys. And the books and websites I read all swear that you… Continue reading Sometimes Free Toys Don’t Cut It
I had the idea for an English gift-themed post prior to receiving a “Keep Calm and Drink Wine” coffee mug from a friend this week (you know, derived from the ubiquitous “Keep Calm & Carry On” thing). It started as a daydream about what gifts I might receive for my birthday. Let’s just say that… Continue reading English-y-ish Gift Ideas
First, know this: no one is asking me how I pull off my chic, effortless mom-style. Mostly because I’ve been living in the same three $3.97 clearance items from Old Navy for the past 9 weeks. I’ve decided to post about New Mom Style because I’m desperately looking for some for myself. My hope was… Continue reading New Mom Style
I think I love them!
I don’t like the pile of mail and coupons sitting on my sofa table, and I don’t like any of the letter holders I’ve seen when I remember that I want to get one. So I’ve done a little research and found some cute options online. Maybe having a formal letter holder will inspire me… Continue reading Letter holders
I somehow stumbled upon the Sundance catalog website this stormy morning, and have been perusing their jewelry selection while enjoying some English tea. These nine pieces are some of my favorites! Cubist Earrings Gempost Earrings (in Peridot, my birthstone) Spec of Sparkle Earrings Green Lagoon Necklace Spectra Necklace Moody Mix Necklace Qunitillia Stack Rings Green… Continue reading Pretty Things
Sunlit Angles Sheath Dress from Anthropologie. Pockets! Pleats! So cute!
I claim to be a person who would never fuss over a wallet. However, I refuse to purchase a dull wallet that doesn’t have nearly enough space for my variety of IDs, debit/credit cards, library cards, etc. (So…) I was so delighted to discover this super-cute wallet by Poppie Jones not too long after I… Continue reading Poppie Jones Sashimi Wallet
I have been SO behind on my blog reading over the past few months. But I do force Daily Candy upon myself at work. Today during my quick scroll down, I was compelled to clicked through to Le Papier Studio. And there I fell in love with the animal silhouette stationery. (Whoza good boy?) You… Continue reading Le Papier Studio
I keep meaning to mount a basket to the front of my bike. Maybe if I had a cute basket liner (with handles!) like this Harvard Street model by Betty, I would get my act in gear and get myself the basket! [discovered via Treehugger]