Monthly Archives: September 2011

Happy Friday

I’m trying to convince my daughter to have a build-your-own-terrarium birthday party and am looking for fun ideas to show her. Here are some that I like, especially the first one as it reminds me of summer! Do you have … Continue reading

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Nutella 3 Ways

My son often reminds me, “Mommy, if you would let me have Nutella for breakfast, lunch, and dinner… I would.” His older sister would probably concur. And, despite topping their pancakes and toast with the spread, they also have some … Continue reading

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Gwen Stefani & Target

Set a reminder for November 13 when Gwen Stefani’s Harajuki Mini launches on According Daily Mail U.K., a second launch will hit stores in January 2012. Prices for these soon-to-be coveted pieces range from $3.99 to $29.99 (very reasonable, … Continue reading

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Vintage Tags

If you make any sweets during the holidays, these tags¬†by amaretto are a beautiful way to label them. Tied on a box of sugar goodness or around a jar of fig jam, these vintage tags will add style and a … Continue reading

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Jam Jars on the Go

Trying to catch one of the last warm evenings of Indian Summer, my friend Skye organized a bonfire at the beach. I find the most efficient (and green) way to pack a picnic is to use recyclable multipurpose containers, like … Continue reading

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A New Season Greeting

Welcome to the first day of Fall! While some of you may be thinking about leaves turning or a chill in the air (although not quite yet in the Bay Area), I’m thinking of all the festive occasions approaching and … Continue reading

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Pencil Thin Halloween Bags

These Halloween bags are fantastic! I like how the tailored shape dispenses a sensible amount of goodies for all those sweet-tooths (or at least it looks like it does), and you can neatly fit favorites like M&Ms, Skittles, chocolate chips… … Continue reading

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