Archive | September, 2011

Make an Anthropologie Inspired Nautical Necklace

After successfully recreating my own J Crew Inspired Threaded Necklace with Chain and Pearls, I was determined to make another before baby "W" woke up. I chose to look around Tatertots and Jello for another DIY jewelry project and found this Nautical Necklace inspired by Anthropologie (on the left). It's a guest post from Nina at […]

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J Crew Inspired Necklace

Make a J Crew Inspired Threaded Necklace with Chain and Pearls

I’ve been in a very crafty mood lately and have gotten into making my own jewelry. I was browsing around Tatertots and Jello, don’t you love that name, and I came across this threaded necklace tutorial inspired by J Crew. Isn’t it beautiful? I already had some bronze colored chain and pearl beads from another project […]

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The Troubador by Crystalyn Kae is Tough, Soft, and Sexy

Beauty and function combine in Crystalyn Kae‘s gorgeous handbags. Surprisingly most of her bags are machine-washable and rain-proof. Sturdiness continues in the triple-reinforced zippers and 45 lb. strength thread. With a 1 year warranty and free shipping in the USA ($15 International Priority Shipping), Crystalyn Kae offers limited-edition bags like the Troubadour Tote Bag. Handcrafted in […]

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Heirloom Tomatoes Make an Appearance in My Organic Produce Delivery Today!

I just received my first package of organic produce from Farm Fresh to You. I wanted to start small so I chose the Small Mixed package and the produce looks great. I'm just trying to see if it was worth $25. Since I'm not sure I plan to try the Regular Mixed next week for […]

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LunchSkins Are Saving Millions of Plastic Baggies from the Landfill

Everyday 20 million plastic baggies go into landfills. Parents are fighting back with LunchSkins and in 2010 LunchSkins has saved more than 120 million plastic baggies from landfills. Let's continue to do what we can and replace hundreds of plastic baggies with reusable bags.    Made from a quick-drying, lightweight cotton fabric that is certified […]

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Watch the Final 3 Designers on HGTV’s Design Star Design a Tumbleweed Tiny House

In a series first, the finalists must design the interior and exterior of an entire house – tiny house of just 99 square feet. Each finalist must demonstrate ingenious creativity and savvy space-planning skills in order to execute an inspiring home design that is both comfortable and functional. As carpenters from other HGTV and DIY […]

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Organic Produce Delivered to My Door – I Cannot Wait

With being a new mother I have found I don’t have as much time as I’d like to plan my grocery shopping, get to the store and cook elaborate meals for us. I plan our weekly meals and buy fruits for snacks. This helps me save money with a plan and avoid impulse buys. However, […]

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