Olive & Cocoa – a fantastic combo

Yesterday, I opened my mail to a rare  treat…a catalog I’ve never heard of before – Olive & Cocoa. WOW! Olive and Cocoa  has the three Ps (presentation, product and packaging) in spades! The collection has everything from modern Martha-worthy floral arrangements to multi-colored Aussie Licorice Box and soft and snuggly baby blankets. I was [...]

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The cutest of them all

Testing out publishing using iPhone app. Here’s my little man Sammy who is currently asleep on my chest. Does he have to grow up?

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Because one can never have too many bags!

It’s that time of year again – SHOPPING TIME! This year, I’m going to do my best to avoid all those plastic store bags by bringing along some of the cute tote bags I’ve been collecting this year. Here are a few of my favorites… MOD GREEN POD LICORICE/EARL GREY TOTE BAG This tote from organic fabric [...]

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Stamp Champ

I live for sending out personalized holiday cards, invitations, thank you cards, bday cards…you name it. I spend ALOT of time thinking about what photo to use, what design, who gets which one. ALOT of thought. And every time, what do people comment on? The gorgeous card? No. My stunning two little boys? Try again. [...]

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Thanks to Momgenda, the sun might actually come out tomorrow!

After becoming a mom, my new mantra has become “One day at a time.” And I mean it. There are so many things happening in a day that my brain literally cannot process tomorrow until about 8pm  the night before. And I’m one of the lucky ones - Grandma, Grandpa and Great-Grandma live 2 miles away and take care of [...]

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Love Starbucks? Grow your own Barista.

I’m completely 100% totally addicted to Starbucks. And I’m not just saying that to be cute. I need a venti-two-pump-whole-milk-extra-hot-no-whip-mocha  every single day – sometimes twice  – or I just can’t survive. Starbucks was the first place my boys ever visited in the real world - both within the first week of life. My oldest, the little [...]

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