Sweet design!

On a recent dreary, rainy day, I decided what the kids and I needed was an adventure — and mid-afternoon munchie —  so we headed over to check out the latest addition to our little downtown area: Treat Cupcake Bar. The basic idea is that for $4.50 you can either pick a beautiful pre-made cupcake […]

Let’s hear it for the little guys!

My undying love of A.C. Moore is no secret — how can you not love an enormous craft store that ALWAYS has a 40% coupon? But it is not always so convenient to trek out to the land of strip malls  every time you have a crafting emergency (yes, some of us DO have those!). […]

A Gloomy, Gorey Day

Joy of joys, today I found myself sans kiddies at one of my favorite stores, Papersource. I was not even slacking off: I am in charge of the invites for the cocktail party/fund-raiser at Charlie’s preschool, and needed to pick up more cards. I swear. Unlike my last trip, when I was running around frantically […]

Sparkles for everyone! (Part 1)

As the mother of a little girl, I am not a fan of head-to-toe pink or princess-themed anything… but I do LOVE glitter! Miss Kate has a cute pair of silver sparkly shoes from Target ($10, what a bargain!). Unfortunately, they wear like a $10 pair of shoes; they fall off so much that I […]

Skinny “jeans” for my little fashion plate

These are knit leggings printed to look like denim — the ultimate skinny jeans. Miss Kate has been rocking these in a 3T and getting many compliments. They are made by Ragdoll & Rockets and I found them at a great little store called Pollywogs right in Needham Center, but they are also available at […]