Archive for the 'Cool Stuff' Category

Greenify: Fold, store and reuse plastic shopping bags

Monday, April 4th, 2011

I’ve purchased canvas reusable bags to stop using plastic ones at the grocery, but I’ll admit that I’m not perfect about remembering to take them back to the car after I unpack my haul. Of course, I have an ungodly stash of these plastic shopping bags stuffed between my fridge and cabinets because I don’t […]

Dollars: Birthday brought to you by a Daily Deals website

Saturday, April 2nd, 2011

I’ve started what could easily turn into a bad habit; Justifying the rapid purchase of daily deals. For example, it’s my little sister’s birthday and I’ve been buying a few deals over the past month and every time I say, “oh, this would be great for Lizzy’s birthday.” I do truly think I was able […]

10 Unique Gifts: the Wine Lover

Monday, March 21st, 2011

Tired of gifting corkscrews and stemware? Here are some unique gifts for the wine enthusiast. 1. Wine cork candles Add a little ambiance to your evening- these clever candles fit inside your favorite wine bottle and add a romantic glow to a tablescape. $22 for a set of 12. 2. Wine tasting chocolates This set […]

Etsy find: Custom stationery roundup

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

One of my new year’s resolutions was to start writing (and actually SENDING) handwritten notes. Thank you, get well, thinking of you and no reason at all- just remembering that in a world of emails and texts, a note in the mailbox can be such a delight. With making such a decision, finding some fancy […]

Round up: Mardi Gras Food, Drinks, Crafts and Shopping

Saturday, March 5th, 2011

Mardi Gras 2011 is in full swing, I’m not much of a Mardi Gras reveler, but I might let out a Laissez Les Bon Temps Roulez! Every now and again. What I am a huge fan of is Fat Tuesday pancakes. This year, Fat Tuesday is March 8. Mark your calendars. Yum. Here’s some Mardi […]

Baby: My favorite baby boy shower gifts

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

It makes me itch when I see baby boy clothes with cheesy sayings like: Mommy’s Little Slugger or 2 Cute 4 Words. As a new mom of a baby boy, I never realized how little there is for boys. When I mentioned my frustration to my husband he said, “He’s a boy. You put him […]

Beauty: Makeup Swapping

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

We all have those things in the bathroom drawer that we just don’t use- that bright purple eyeshadow we just had to have, the shade of blush the sales girl was sure would look fabulous, that brow pencil that you don’t use since you colored your hair. Maybe a lotion that broke you out or […]

Welcome to!

Saturday, February 26th, 2011

Thanks for your patience while we get everything all situated. We’ll have a housewarming party soon enough! In the mean time, get to know your hostesses- Keesha and Molly. And while you’re at it- why not subscribe? Maybe follow us on Twitter, too. We promise once the dust settles we’ll be sharing lots of great […]