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Monthly Archives: February, 2012

It’s a gray, gray day

It really is a gray day outside, but in this case I’m referring to my week-long search for the perfect gray to put up on our walls. The painters are … Continue reading

February 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Found: the best way to make coffee at home

It is seriously sad how much time and thought I have put into solving what I’ll call my “coffee conundrum”.  Ever since I discovered what real, fresh roasted and ground, … Continue reading

February 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Happy Birthday to Me!

{My yummy coconut cupcake from Patisserie Margo} Today marked the passage of yet another year, and as I said to my dear hubby this morning as we dressed for the … Continue reading

February 16, 2012 · 2 Comments

Shop for carry-all totes for work and beyond

A co-worker asked my advice today about a new bag for work. After looking despairingly at her fraying, worn black croc-embossed tote, she wondered what type of bag might make … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Our remodel: the end is near

This last week was all about wood, wood, and more wood.  And what a difference a week makes. If you recall, just a week or so ago we had walls … Continue reading

February 10, 2012 · 2 Comments

Palm Springs trip in review

My friend snapped this great on her iPhone, it’s me on the phone saying goodnight to my girls and my sweetie in front of the Ace Hotel Amigo Room … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pilgrimage to the designer shopping mecca

Day 2 in Palm Springs…crossed the desert to one of the best outlets in the country for designer fashion finds: the Desert Hills Premium Outlets. Saw some favorites: Jimmy. Tory. … Continue reading

February 4, 2012 · 2 Comments

Peace in the desert

We arrived in Palm Springs yesterday morning….after a VERY early departure from MSP. Last week was crazy hectic work-wise and otherwise, so I’m grateful to get away. However, it did … Continue reading

February 3, 2012 · 2 Comments