Midas Touch

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If you asked those who know me well – they would say I am a 100% bonafide collector hoarder. I would disagree with them and say that I just really see the potential in old things. I am incapable of letting go of things for fear I will miss them. Nostalgia, you are my friend. Not so… read more

Golden Gourds

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I rarely have time – but I must admit that I adore reading about DIY projects. The simplest of the projects I admire are the ones I attempt at home. I am also always drawn to the ones I can get my kids involved with. As previously noted here I adore child labor. While in… read more

What I’m Reading Now…

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Yeah. Wake up and be awesome. I am certainly going to try. Here are the best of what I’ve been reading on the web. Enjoy! Have you been to Whole Foods? Really been to Whole Foods? This comedian’s assessment of the “WF Experience” is brilliantly funny… A recipe shared by one of my children’s teacher…. read more

Pretty Petals

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Flowers are special. They sincerely say “I’m sorry”. They uniquely say “I love you”. And they add that extra little bit of “You are someone special!” to a celebration or event. I love sending them home with guests at the end of a meal so I keep plenty of affordable round and square vases on… read more

Scout’s Honor

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It’s that glorious time of year. Girl Scout cookie selling season is almost upon us! In their honor I too will be pimping cookies in this post. Since my own Girl Scout days I have been passionate about these sweet treats. Thin mints, samoas, peanut butter patties – I have a serious issue with portion control…. read more

Wrap Star!

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Useful? Check! Adorable? Check! Really cool production effects? Check, check! x https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5LYAEz777AU (Wendy of the blog wendyslookbook) My décolletage hasn’t been the same ever since seeing this… I came across this video a year ago when reading dear friend Nicole Hanley Mellon’s blog where she featured this YouTube clip. Nicole is trés chic! Check her out…. read more