In my family, the holidays mean one thing: baking. Yes, there are gifts, time with family, and all that, but the main event? Cookies. And not just one or two different kinds. Oh, no. When I was a child, my mom would make a minimum of 15 different kinds. We ran out of room in […]
The other day I was perusing the Pottery Barn holiday catalog and noticed these glass acorns: Pottery Barn Glass Acorns via PotteryBarn.com 12 of them for $14.50. “Hmmm…,” I thought. “I could’ve sworn we had some acorns outside.” So Emma and I bundled up and headed into the side yard, where, sure enough, we found […]
Naturally, we were so excited to see that Studio Ghibli has made this beloved book into an animated story. Here’s the trailer: We can’t wait for it to hit theatres in February!
I am a natural-born organizer. I have no doubt that, as an infant in my crib, I would arrange my toys by order of size. As a toddler, I alphabetized my dolls. And when I played with Barbies, their clothing was arranged by color, natch. When I came upon this wreath over at The Painted Hive, I thought […]
Starbucks is offering the VIA Taste Challenge! Oct 2-5 you can stop in at Starbucks and taste test Columbia Starbucks VIA and Pike Place Roast, then decide which is Starbucks VIA. All taste-testers will receive a coupon for a complimentary Tall brewed coffee on your next visit, PLUS $1 off a Starbucks VIA Ready Brew […]