Etsy Easter Basket Picks — 2014

Bunny Farts Lip Balm by Howard's Home

Etsy is our one-stop shop for Easter goodies and right now, we’re checking out Easter baskets and goodies we can put in for the kids. Little ones wake up on Easter morning ready for a basket filled with chocolate bunnies, jelly beans and marshmallow chickens. But, we’ve found a few things we like much better […]

Valentine’s Day Cards {Etsy Edition}

Milk and Cookies Valentine's Day Cards

Can you believe Valentine’s Day is in two weeks? I’m still sitting here wondering how 2013 flew by so quickly. Nothing to cure those time flying by blues like sharing your heart with the ones you love. What better way to do that than to round up a few Valentine’s Day Cards on Etsy. Old-fashioned […]

Valentine’s Day Crafts for Little Hands

Valentine's Day Crafts for Little Hands

Little hands love to create, and I’m rounding up some great Valentine’s Day Crafts from Pinterest they’ll love! This fun fish made entirely of hearts will let everyone know you have an ocean full of love for them! Bee Mine! This crafty bee art project will have everyone buzzing! Construction paper and glue dots are […]

Shinola — American Made in Detroit

Shinola Bixby Bicycle for Women

We’re straight up crushing on Shinola. They believe in American manufacturing and that they can be part of its revitalization. Shinola is making an investment, bringing old buildings back to life, creating jobs, and reinvigorating the idea that the American Brand is not dead. Personally, I grew up with a family so deep in the […]

Halloween Trick or Treat Bags

Halloween Trick or Treat Bag by Hugabug Kids

It’s October 2 and we’re counting down days to when little Ghouls and Goblins will be knocking on our doors. With Halloween right around the corner, we’re featuring Halloween Trick or Treat Bags found on Etsy to help them carry their goodies for devouring (and for Mom and Dad’s late night bag diving!). Midnite Hollow […]

What I’m Loving: IndependentReign — Market Tote

Jade Market Tote in Linen by Independent Reign

I popped over to Etsy to browse today and the first thing to pop out at me was this market tote bag from IndependentReign. It’s absolutely gorgeous. Made of jade colored linen, it’s the perfect summer color that can work equally well into late autumn, as well as early spring. A casual linen tote bag in […]

Moore and Giles: Leather Bags and Accessories

Moore and Giles Donald Dopp Kit in Tuscany Cognac

Late last year, my husband and I were out for jaunt and spotted an Airstream in a shopping center. Airstreams aren’t uncommon, but when they’re parked in a high-end shopping center and there are leather goods everywhere, then it calls for further investigation. We discovered Moore & Giles and some of the finest natural leather goods we’d […]

Charleston Coffee Exchange — Local Coffee in the Holy City

Charleston Coffee Exchange

On a recent trip to Charleston, my first stop was the Charleston Coffee Exchange. For those that know me, this isn’t a surprise. Finding a local coffee shop is always the first thing on my to-do list when traveling. They are the heart and soul of the cities they are housed in. Coffee shops are […]

Bringing Spring Into Your Home With Etsy — 5 Picks to Put the Fling Back in Spring

Spring Forsythia Wreath from Country Prim

While it’s been spring for a few weeks, I’ve been waiting for the first signs to appear and I think I can say Spring has finally come to stay. Etsy has been lighting up with the Spring goodies and I’m sharing some of my favorites to invoke the colors, smells and sights of spring. 1. […]

Pinterest Pi Day Pie Roundup

Brown Sugar Buttermilk Pie

March 14 is also known as Pi Day. That day that celebrates all things Pi. The number π is a mathematical constant that is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter, and is approximately equal to 3.14159. Just thinking about math this early in the morning makes us hungry and what better way […]