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Foodie Shopping at West Elm

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This article is brought to you by West Elm and Linquia.  All opinions and experiences are my own. As some of you know, I am converting to induction cooking in the relatively near future.  While this new fangled techno cooking is an exciting change (well, for a food geek like myself it is), I was […]

10 Tips to Set Your Table Like Prince on a Pauper’s Budget

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It may seem daunting at first to set a table on a budget. One that will both impress your guests, and be practical for entertaining. A nicely set table on a budget is very doable though. As a food blogger, “cheap Yankee” and former part time antiques dealer, I’ve sniffed out a lot of deals and tricks to put together attractive tablescapes…

Making the Switch to an Honest Home #NaturallyHonest

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Spring is in the air and I don’t know about you but I’m not so keen on fouling up that sweet fresh air with the scent of chemicals wafting through my house during household chores.  This is just one of the reasons I am so pleased to be working on this campaign with Pollinate Media […]

Go Green & Pin to Win!

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I’ve been trying to be a bit more green around here, trying out eco-friendly cleaniong products, saving electricity, cutting down on travel and growing some of my own vegetables. Another way I can reduce my carbon footprint is by choosing paper towels and toilet paper made from recycled content.

Baby Bedding Giveaway: Girls Crib Set (ARV $321.99)

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I recently reviewed a set from Beyond Bedding, and was pleased with their product, so when Henrietta from A Hen’s Nest included a giveaway in her Baby Gift Guide Event I was happy to participate. The prize for the giveaway is a  Purple and Black Kaylee Girls Boutique Baby Bedding 9 pc Crib Set by […]

Where to Find Queen Size Bedding for Kids

queen size bedding for children

My daughter was one of those kids.  She wanted to be with basically on top of mommy at bedtime, and no matter what we did it always ended out with long extended loud unrelenting wailing if she was put down in her toddler bed.  I bought her cute toddler bedding sets, and redecorated her room.   […]