My new coat from Lands End totally evokes childhood memories of my own grandmother wearing a pink wool coat that was very similar! The only difference was that she had bright gold buttons on the front. Otherwise, this coat is the same as the one my grandmother wore in the 70s and 80s which says what? The classic wool coat is a timeless piece! … [Read more...]

After that crazy snowstorm before Halloween, we were beginning to wonder when and if we'd see snow at all here in Philly! A little bit of snow and ice have graced our cars and driveway this morning: … [Read more...]

It's official:  after last weekend's "Snowtober," the winter coats and accessories are now out and in our closet.  One of my new winter hat and glove sets are these Fair Isle Button Gloves and Hat.  Cute, right?  They're warm too!  Get the gloves on sale right now for $27.65 (normally $39.50) Also, you can almost always find a great sale going … [Read more...]

You guys may remember Rothschild Kids from when you were a kid yourself - they've been around for 125 years and they're still going strong.  They make quality outerwear - winter coats and more - for kids ages newborn up through a big kids size 20 Rothschild sent us a Color-Block Snowboard Jacket for my 5 1/2 year old.  This will be his second … [Read more...]

This week I had a friend over for dinner, and our discussion turned to the colder weather and the need for winter hats for our kids. When my friend told me about this adorable pink jacket she got for her daughter, and how she wanted a warm, cozy, and cute hat to match, I immediately thought of Zooni hats and off to my laptop we went! I logged on … [Read more...]