Tag Archives: Friends

What’s to love about women?

March 12, 2012

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“The practice of putting women on pedestals began to die out when it was discovered that they could give orders better from there” ~Betty Grable It’s Monday and today’s topic from Stasha over at Northwest Mommy was too good to pass up.  In honor of International Woman’s Day last week and the fact that I […]

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“Let’s Bee Friends!”

March 1, 2012

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I first met the lovely Bruna when I saw her oh so sweet Button on a number of other blogs.  Her blog is called “Bees with Honey” and is a sweetest and most cozy place in this oh so big Blogospehere.  When I got to her blog I felt like I had taken a deep […]

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A Balancing Act with a “Mayonnaise Jar & 2 Beers”

January 27, 2012

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This post is by no means original, but it’s worth repeating as we all swirl around in our busy lives, prioritizing, juggling and re-prioritizing.  What’s also lovely about this post, is that my friend K, one of the G8 (my Ya-Yas) sent it to me so that I might specifically share it on my blog, […]

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If I could bottle this up.

January 24, 2012

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What I love in this image, is not that you can pinpoint the decade in which these things expired, but the feeling of going back in time to a place of freedom and lightness that in our current day our children only really know at a tender young age they will likely never remember. Staying […]

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Building community spirits one dress at a time: “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration.”

January 23, 2012

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“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” ~  Leo F. Buscaglia I am so proud and excited to introduce you our interviewee this week as […]

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New Year, Old Reminders

January 2, 2012

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(Shared from Pinterest) As we all head into a new year, perhaps full of good intentions (and you know what they say about those), it seems like a good time to look at guiding sentiments with new eyes and new breath. To take words like these and make them tenants for ourselves and for our […]

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The winner of the beautiful charm necklace and an amazing story…

December 15, 2011

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This image seemed ever so appropriate as I announce the winner of the lovely charm necklace giveaway.  First, let me say that KSP selected the name in a random drawing, so you can both love and hate him…visualize me pointing my finger sideways:).  That said, all of the stories and reasons of who you would […]

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Please raise your glass of wine to “‘Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration” preferably hers.

December 2, 2011

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In wine one beholds the heart of another” — Anonymous Today is a special day because I have the opportunity to introduce you to one of dearest friends Michelle, who I admire and love for so many reasons.  She is wickedly smart, creative, funny, and kind, and oh yeah she is Australian so she has […]

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Fridays are for Friendship.

November 17, 2011

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“Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.” ~ Unknown Knock, knock, Bam! That’s all of you, breaking down the walls.  Now granted, since I blog, we can question how high they were to begin with, but I can assure that some of […]

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Where do you call home? Literally and metaphorically?

September 20, 2011

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“Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.” ~ Oliver Wendall Holmes Before I go into the story of this post, I want to say thank you again to all of you.  Today, is a new day and   after a few days of needing to collect myself, I […]

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