June 2010 Archives


yet another use for cheerios

I made the unfortunate mistake of leaving the last few cheerios in the bag, left open while we were out of town for a week. They turned all kinds of stale. Thankfully, we have someone around who knows just what to do with an almost empty bag of stale multi-grain cheerios. {wait, am i really… Read more »


proof that I am in a better place

Anxiety is no mother’s friend. Even before my hormones and brain chemistry didn’t know what to do with themselves postpartum, I tended toward the worrisome. But then when a 7lb 11oz chunk of my heart came forth from my womb one day last July, I loomed on the edge of paralysis by fear. Every cry,… Read more »


the vintage pearl giveaway

Since receiving this necklace, it has been in heavy rotation as my accessory of choice. .dainty. .subtle. .handstamped. .beautiful. Erin of The Vintage Pearl creates hand-stamped jewelry and keepsakes. Every piece she creates is entirely made of sterling silver, from the chains to the jump rings, and because they are handmade and often personalized, the… Read more »