So this week is a bit wonky with traveling to Michigan for Easter; but, we still got to eat, right! So here is a sampling of the recipes we are going to try to cook this week. I didn’t include a picture for Friday because let’s be honest, when we are traveling, all I want is Wendy’s. All of my food ideals (organic, local, healthy)
Update: This is a post from the archives, but still very relevant. B is now 30 months. I nursed her until 14 months. I loved my breastfeeding experience and am now nursing my son, born April ’15 and plan to nurse him until he is 12 months. Even before I got pregnant, I knew that I wanted to breastfeed B for at least the first year.
I’m back for a quick update on some sales going on this weekend: JCrew– it seems like Jcrew always has a sale going on these weekends, and this one is no different. It is 50% sale items with the code FRESHSALE JCrew Factory– 30-50% off everything prices as marked. Combine this with the free Gilt City voucher for an additional 25% off your purchase and you
Forever 21 Polka Dot Top/ Showoff Knit Top/ H&M Floppy Hat/ H&M Kids Leopard Sneakers/ Forever 21 Cut-out Dress/ Sunglasses/ H&M Kids Sandals/ H&M Kids Zebra Leggings/ Kids Glitter High Tops I must be on a Forever 21 and H&M kick these days. It definitely takes some sifting because a lot of their stuff is trashy looking; but, some of their stuff is really cute.
Sorry for the problems today! I posted this at 9:35 and even got a comment; but, when I came back at 2 pm from a walk the post was gone! Luckily, I was able to recover a copy via my Feedly subscription so please excuse the interruption and the wonky spacing! I don’t know what is up but I don’t want to mess with it
Artwork/ Blue Clutch/ Sunglasses/ Floral Headband/ Gold Stationery/ Tablecloth/ Sandals/ Pink Handbag $37/ Pink Clutch $14/ Link Bracelet/ Octopus Hook Has spring finally come to you? It has taken forever this year! Yesterday it hit 60 in Chicago! I even saw our first crocus this past weekend! Around our house, I am not one for seasonal decor (I know I should get on that!) but I do
Chinoiserie Inspired Panels/ Pink Lampshades/ Light Fixture/ Bedside Table/ Shams/ Duvet/ Pink Throw/ Buffalo Check Fabric/ Paint/ Bedroom from Nick Olsen featured n Domino via Unfortunately, the chinoiserie panels that make this room are quite difficult to get your hands on. You may score like Jenny and search eBay, comb Craigslist, or you could try your hand at buying some gift wrap like that shown above and framing them
Recipe List and Photo Credits: Sunday: Jamie Oliver’s Beef & Black Bean Sauce Stir Fry photo via Monday: Our adaptation of Gwyneth Paltow’s White Bean Soup with Kale photo ours Wednesday: America’s Test Kitchen Skillet Penne and Sausage photo ours Thursday: New York Times Tuscan Kale Salad via The Kitchn photo via Saturday: Barefoot Contessa Perfect Roast Chicken photo via How was your weekend? We were able to get some stuff done and
Gap espadrilles/ JCrew espadrilles/ Old Navy boat shoes/ Sperry topsiders/ Gap metallic sandals/ JCrew metallic sandals/ Gap espadrilles (navy)/ JCrew espadrilles (navy) Espadrilles and metallics are so hot this spring. God, writing that totally reminds me of “Hansel is so hot right now.” Such a good movie! Alright, back to business. I love all of the espadrilles that are in this spring and summer because
Image on left from Vogue, and right from VT Interiors via Little Green Notebook Like everyone, I am in love with 21 yr old supermodel Karlie Kloss’s apartment designed by Nate Berkus. While I wish I could tell you how to get her endless legs (seriously she is coming out with her own line of jeans to fit her extra long legs,) I can tell you how
Weekender Bag $25/ Striped Dress $28/ Headband $4/ Earrings $4/ Popover $15/ Hair Ties $3/ Boat Shoes $15/ Field Jacket $50/ Sun Hat $15/ Sneakers $15 Here are some awesome preppy buys that are all really well priced. This red and white striped dress reminds me of this Kate Spade one. And these earrings which are only $4 also remind me of the Kate Spade ones that are $40 (or at best $19 on sale.) This blue and
Here are my absolute favorite pieces of equipment that helped me successfully nurse my daughter until she was 14 months old, and continue to help me nurse my son (currently 6 months). Although you might think that you just need some boobs to nurse your child, and well, technically that is all you need, there are so many things on the market to make your life
It is officially spring sale season–between Furbish, Bloomingdales, and Shopbop damn! Pretty much anything you want on sale! Here are some amazing finds that caught my eye: Diane von Furstenberg Amelia Wrap Dress usually $485, now $340 The first is a total splurge but it GORGEOUS! Diane von Furstenberg dresses are amazing. I stole one of my mom’s wrap dresses years ago and still wear it.
This week is filling up with even more sales! This morning, Jamie Meares of Furbish announced that there are an additional 40% off all sale items. Here are some cute picks–and a look for less from a small business! Furbish’s Seagate Pitcher, originally $40, now $13 Furbish Berry Basket originally $17, now $8 Furbish Bubble Glasses (set of 6) originally $50, now 23
Clockwise: Leggings $11/ Cutting board $78/ Pillow $60 / Scarf with tassels $10/ Cosmetic Bag $6/ Shirt $16/ Rug $895/ Socks $2/ Basket $21 / Scarf $11 No April fools jokes for me today. My sister pulled a wonderful prank on me by changing salt for sugar when I was eight, so I loaded up my morning cereal with a ton (I used to eat probably two tablespoons of sugar with my cereal) of salt.