We have redone two new chairs for the dining room. The quest for modern woodsy whimsical continues!
One of my favorite traditions with my husband is breakfast together. Yummy meal, Sunday paper, and a fresh pot of coffee makes for some happy Purols. Our favorite gift to give newly married couples are to share with them one of our favorite traditions is to share with them our favorite traditions. Even if breakfast… Continue reading Wedding Breakfast Basket
Months after I returned from Thailand, I am finally getting around to writing my packing list for Thailand. I felt like I had researched a great deal before my trip but I managed to still not be overly thrilled with my choices once I was there. Here are my thoughts about what I did right… Continue reading Thailand Packing List – For Her
My most recent trip to Chicago was actually a business trip for my husband that we tacked on a little pleasure. The trip allowed me a lot of time for reflection on what I used to do before my Z. days… the old days of dating and singleness. While there is a lot to be… Continue reading All the Married Ladies
Well, it finally happened. The plunge was taken. It was a gift and it was at outlet prices, but still… the plunge was taken. I got my first designer dress. It was the Kate Spade Flamingo Blaire Silk Dress. And I love it. LOVE IT. In the short time I have had it, it went… Continue reading Woka Flocka of Flamingos
Most [aka ALL] women have those supposedly feminine things we fail at. As someone who is a beauty junkie, fashion lover, and devotee to all things classically female, it can be easy to feel like a big time girl failure when attempting the various trappings of socially accepted womanhood. And these are only the things… Continue reading Girlish Things I Fail At
Z. and I have been receiving our CSA produce for most of the summer now so I thought it was time to review how we like it. The results are… mixed. Let’s review what we love and don’t love about it. What We Love: We get to try all sorts of new vegetables. Garlic scapes,… Continue reading CSA review