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“Instructions for living a life: Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.” ― Mary Oliver

Dreams come true at Luxury Garage Sale

On our mother-daughter Chicago trip we wanted to find some new places to shop beyond the usual Michigan Avenue fare. My sister researched online and found this, from Racked: The … Continue reading

April 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Just out of the box…

Long after the steady stream of Christmas packages dried up, along comes a box carrying just the thing to brighten up a case of the Januaries: {Darissa sequin blazer from … Continue reading

January 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Don’t stop ’til you get enough

Welcoming the start of summer are MAJOR spring sales at The Big 4 (Nordstrom, Neimans, Barneys, and online only retailer net-a-porter). I love shopping these sales as it is, but lately … Continue reading

May 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Neiman Marcus and Barneys spring sales

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… no, not Christmas, but spring, and the big sales are on! Check these out: Neiman Marcus: First Day Sale (today only online, … Continue reading

May 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

The perfect summer shoe

I was in a meeting at work the other day when a co-worker who also follows my blog remarked on my shoes: {Lila patent leather platform wedge in toffee} I … Continue reading

April 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Hurry for fall fashion deals!

My inbox has been flooded with fall “Friends & Family” promo and coupon codes. Was away on vacation so didn’t get to post all of them before they expired, but try … Continue reading

October 23, 2011 · Leave a comment

80 degrees outside now, but I’m prepared for winter when it shows its nasty face!

Though we are enjoying a crazy beautiful fall, over 80 degrees here in October, it is no guarantee that in a week we won’t be passing through the 50’s on a … Continue reading

October 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Joss & Main – up to 70% off premium home furnishings

Recently read about a new home furnishings and decor flash sale site, Joss & Main. You can join their site as a “member” for free, then receive emails notifying you … Continue reading

August 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Report from Chicago’s fashionable Magnificent Mile

As I mentioned in my last post about our family trip to Chicago, I did manage to sneak away for some shopping while the girls napped back at the hotel … Continue reading

August 8, 2011 · Leave a comment

Are you a shopaholic?

Visited the Early Access Nordstrom Anniversary Sale last weekend at the infamous Mall of America here in Minnesota (Anniversary Sale starts in earnest tomorrow nationwide and online!).  It was actually … Continue reading

July 14, 2011 · Leave a comment