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Photo Wall

September 18th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Gifts/Products

Pete and I are currently renting. This means no painting the walls. Yahoo Shine highlighted a company called The Picture Wall Company. They create groups of picture frames that you and I can install without measuring or having to think about layout. If you have ever tried to hang a grouping of frames, while maintaining […]

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Calling Cards by Marijke Janssens

September 7th, 2008 · 2 Comments · Gifts/Products

I was looking through Etsy for Peacock inspired items and I came across Marijke Janssens’ work. I was instantly in love with her Peacock calling cards. She uses antique baroque prints to inspire her creations for her shop Enfin, La Voila! I often meet people and find myself scrambling for a piece of paper to […]

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The new man in my life….

September 1st, 2008 · 7 Comments · Gifts/Products

Dyson DC14 All-Floors Cyclone Upright Vacuum Cleaner Meet my Dyson DC14. I have decided to call him Herbert. I bought him three weeks ago and a whole new level of satisfaction has entered my life. Some of you might think I am nuts to name my vacuum, but I am sure there are those of […]

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Fit Flop

June 10th, 2008 · 3 Comments · Gifts/Products

I saw FitFlops in Macy’s and I have seen them highlighted in magazines and television. I am thinking about buying a pair. Is there anyone out there who has tried them?

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To Do List Tatoo

May 27th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Gifts/Products

I love the website Perpetual Kid. They always have unique and funny gifts and their site claims to entertain the inner child in us all. One of their new products is the To-Do Tattoo for your palm. 12 tattoos cost $5.99 plus shipping. I always forget my shopping list. I leave it on the counter […]

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Goodbye Dear Friend

May 18th, 2008 · 8 Comments · Art, Gifts/Products

After three years of devotion and loyal service my Nokia cell phone was laid to rest this weekend. I loved my Nokia. It vibrated. It had flashing lights. It had an awesome techno beat that could be heard from the bottom of any purse known to womankind. Over the past few weeks, she didn’t quite […]

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Got GREEN?

April 24th, 2008 · 4 Comments · Gifts/Products

I went through my medicine cabinet, makeup drawer, shower, and bath cabinets two days ago and threw out everything that was out dated, never going to be used or contained ingredients that I have decided to keep out of my life. I have outlawed Pthalates, Parabens, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, and Fragrance/Parfum. I […]

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Produce Cleaner Spray

April 22nd, 2008 · 3 Comments · Gifts/Products

I know it is not feasible for a lot of people to buy everything organic. I have been trying my best to buy organic when it fits my budget. I was watching Sophie Uliano on television and she mentioned that you can still get rid of some of the chemicals that are sprayed on your […]

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Do you remember your childhood playground?

April 9th, 2008 · 12 Comments · Gifts/Products

I recall my school’s playground being covered in concrete. Yes, a paved playground! There was no question of skinning your knees. You just hoped it happened as far into recess as possible so that you didn’t miss out on the fun. Slides were made of metal and 11am was the cutoff for getting on the […]

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Pop A Point Pencils

March 14th, 2008 · 5 Comments · Gifts/Products

There were two school supplies I had to have at the beginning of a new year in grade school. A new Trapper Keeper and pop a point pencils. Did you ever use these when you were a kid? I loved these pencils. Well today I found a pack of 6 for $1.00 at Target. I […]

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