Our Summer in Pictures

August 28, 2017

Guys – something amazing happened this Summer — we had fun — and I stepped a bit away from this here blog. I did, however, start posting all kinds of photos to my Instagram stories as a way of ‘photo-blogging’ my way through the summer months! In case you aren’t following me on Instagram (which, […]

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breaking free from this rut.

November 22, 2013

I’m in a rut. I mean, I’ve got my routine: wake up, take Ari to the sitter, work, run on lunch, work, pick up Ari, come home and feed Ari, put Ari to bed, eat dinner, take a shower, and hang out for like 30 minutes before I finally go to bed. It’s familiar. And […]

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{ Getting Crafty // Pumpkin Spice Creamer }

October 12, 2012

As a frequent patron of Starbucks [once or twice a day is frequent, right? Ha!] I know that with Baby L’s pending arrival, my trips out of the house will be… limited. So when I found a link to a recipe via Pinterest for Pumpkin Spice Creamer, I knew I’d died and gone to coffee […]

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{ Giveaway Winner Announcement #3 }

February 12, 2012

I didn’t intend to be so absent from my blog — and life — for the last few weeks. I’ve been a bit behind on the giveaway announcement and shipping of won items! Things are getting better. I promise! So I’ll be sure to get everyone’s winnings out soon! The winner of the Philosophy Shower […]

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Giveaway # 14: Starbucks Gift Card *closed*

January 29, 2012

Wow! Already the last day of my 2-straight weeks of giveaways! And what would my 2-weeks of giveaways be if there weren’t a total of three Starbucks items in it?! Yeah my addiction to Starbucks runs deep. Win it: $10 Gift Card to Starbucks Special Edition Gift Card. My suggestion? Register this bad boy online, […]

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Giveaway # 12: Starbucks Ceramic Traveler Tumbler *closed*

January 27, 2012

It’s Giveaway Day 12! Umm, are you surprised it’s another Starbucks giveaway?! Cause you shouldn’t be! 🙂 This mug is my absolute favorite! Win it: Starbucks Double Wall Ceramic Tumbler, 12 oz. ($10.95 value) Rules: – Must leave individual comments on this post for each entry. – Open to US Residents only {sorry Canadian friends!} […]

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Giveaway # 9: 1lb of Starbucks Coffee *closed*

January 24, 2012

Day 9 of the It’s a Hero Giveaway Extravaganza! Be sure to check out other giveaways that are on-going: #1 – $25 GC here. {closes 1/25 at 11:59 PM EST} #2 – Sephora by OPI polishes here. {closes 1/25 at 11:59 PM ES} #3 – Dress from Francesca’s Collections here. {closes 1/25 at 11:59 […]

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it’s the weekend!

September 10, 2010

Weekends are for… – cleaning – enjoying wine slushies with friends – snuggling up with Starbucks and reading a book – getting Oscar puppy a haircut – catching up on doing nothing – giving myself a pedicure – baking something new and delicious {}

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Starbucks Giveaway Winner

August 24, 2010

The winner of the Starbucks Gift Card and Ohio Mug Giveaway is… Llama from Llama Tales. Thanks to all who entered! Stay tuned for another giveaway just around the corner!

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the brightside of weekends.

August 16, 2010

weekends. in general. they rock. sleeping in. not having to pay for my coffee Friday morning because there was a man buying everyone’s coffee. incredible and inspiring. although she is not having her best moment, the vet confirmed Saturday that Pepper is in great health. you know, except for that whole she’s-not-really-spayed thing. watching a […]

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