Archives for November 2012

We love Mabel's Labels in our house!  My boys jackets, bookbags, shoes and more all sport labels from Mabel's Labels in them.  Love these washable, adorably designed labels.  If you aren't familiar, today's the day to shop!  They are having a hot sale Cyber Monday, TODAY ONLY. You can receive 40% off the Skinny Minis, Basic Kits, Shoe Labels and … [Read more...]

I love how Cyber Monday now starts Sunday.  Geesh.  Can't even imagine what next year will be like since they also started Black Friday on Thanksgiving! I keep seeing amazing coupons so I'm just going to post them in this thread and let this post grow so if you see a good one, comment below so we can all share in the savings! 20% off at … [Read more...]

Twice in a month - I may faint!  (Or hubby will be when our credit card statement comes!) Good for today and tomorrow only (ends Monday the 26th, end of day) use coupon code CYBER to receive 20% off your purchase at  (by the way, this coupon is also good for 30% off at Banana Republic, Old Navy and Gap!) This is what I ordered … [Read more...]

I'm loving my new "W" necklace from Posh Mommy Jewelry. It's a simple gold circle with an elegant W (which fits for both my first and last name) and has my boys' birth dates engraved on the back. Simple, elegant and charming, I've been wearing this necklace almost every day since I received it. It's so subtle too that I find it can be worn alone … [Read more...]

This past summer, I had a lovely breakfast at the Scholastic store in Soho where they demoed their new iPad app, Storia. When I got home, I promptly downloaded it but had some problems with it - it had just launched. I'm happy to report that it's full of books and bug-free now, just in time for the holiday season! In fact, my kids spent last … [Read more...]

Use coupon code DOD112 to receive 25% off your ENTIRE order of Holiday cards at today and tomorrow only! (Ends end of Thanksgiving day!) Take advantage! I saw there are a few more coupons the next few weeks but nothing as high as 25% off. … [Read more...]

Look what I just did - proud of myself for having just created this.  Fresh cranberries and Jumbo Crysthanamums I got at the grocery store!  Festive, right? … [Read more...]

Everyone loves a great family photo, right? And the trend in recent years has been to blow up the best of your photos and turn them into stretched canvas artwork in your house. But doing this isn't always cheap. I've seen stretched canvas photo art priced as high as $1000! Love that places like Staples offer an affordable and great quality … [Read more...]

Lots of hot picks for the girls this season!  While I don't have any girls of my own, I have plenty to buy for so I actually really love the holiday season as it gives me the excuse to buy some girl toys! Here are 10 Hot Holiday Gift Picks for Girls: My Friendship Bracelet Maker Kit, $21.99  Ages 6 & Up. Barbie Photo Fashion … [Read more...]

This one's easy for me with an almost-9 year old and 6 year old, it's all boy all the time in my house! 10 Top Holiday Gift Picks for Boys: Spectacular Magic Show with Performance Table, $31.00 on Amazon, Ages 7-12 Nerf N-Force Ninja Sword, $19.97 on Amazon Ages 6 & Up, connects to make one big sword Angry Birds Star Wars Jenga Death … [Read more...]