Archive for the 'things i like' Category


Thursday, December 8th, 2011

I’ve never been one for wearing turtlenecks or tighter necklaces, (most times, not even a crew neck shirt!) but I do love scarves. The colors in this beautiful one from Substance remind me of a calming sky. For me, adding a scarf is such an easy way to pull together an outfit and instantly look chic!

Delightful Book!

Sunday, October 9th, 2011

Just preordered this sweet book written by Emily of The Black Apple. Will be available in January. A nice after-Christmas arrival! The story sounds delightful and I love all of her illustrations. Order yourself a copy here. (Picture via The Black Apple).

Letterpress Recipe Box

Friday, August 26th, 2011

WOW! This gorgeous box with the cards and beautiful letterpress is just stunning! From 1canoe2 on I love it.

Fun Finds: Disney Book

Monday, April 4th, 2011

I stopped into the German Village Antique Mall over the weekend and found a nice copy of Walt Disney’s Fantasyland, hardcover book with beautiful illustrations. Desi has been pouring over it since I brought it home!

Pretty Charcoal Sweater

Friday, February 25th, 2011

It’s still cold here, and this pretty sweater is on its way! It looks quite a bit like the other one I liked but never bought, so this time around I got one. Nice neckline.

Moms and Daughters

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

I never thought I wanted to be one of those Moms that dress like their daughter. (Although I did get a red headband with white polka dots in Sophie’s size to match one of mine!). But this photo from hanna Andersson is so lovely. And those outfits are gorgeous. I love gray and light pink.

Great Dress

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Ever have an item of clothing that feels like it was made just for you? That’s this dress for me! The fabric is just so soft and drapes beautifully, it feels so great on! Very versatile, can be casual or dressed up. I love it!

Horny Toad’s Rosalinda Dress:

Darling Dollhouse

Sunday, November 21st, 2010

After seeing this post on Design Mom, I started thinking about fun dollhouse stuff for Sophie and bought a couple of little kitchen foods. I love mushrooms on things, and this was so adorable! (Isn’t everything cute always from Japan!)

All Re-Ment food is from

Half Price Books Haul

Sunday, August 15th, 2010

We went to a Half Price Books tonight and made it home with several good finds. I love going there for kids books, you can get really nice hardcovers for not much money. Check them out!

Cute Blossom Earrings

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

These are pretty, wonder how much of your earlobe they would consume?

Earrings from Ruche.