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This Little Light

It’s really fascinating to me that as I get older, that I’m realizing how many amazing, creative, women are around me. Some of them I see on a regular basis in real life, and others I only have contact with virtually (thanks, Facebook!). I have friends who are photographers (obviously), friends who can make amazing things […]

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Jessica Collaco - Thanks so much for this great review, April and the lovely photos. Just wanted to let Lafayette locals know that “Firenze’s Light” is also available at Von’s in West Lafayette. xoxoxJessica

About Face

We just finished a crazy week here at our house. Last week, Finn started pre-school, Matilda was sick & waking up every 45 minutes all night starting at around midnight, & I was trying to get everything ready for a party that Dustin & I were throwing for his co-workers. Thankfully, Matilda’s better, the party […]

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Jen Hilger - Thank you so much for the glowing review of BEO! You take amazing photos!! I really appreciate you sharing it with your community, and so pleased that you love it! Sending love from the Oregon coast.

Brooke Nitzsche - My sincerest thank you for reviewing BEO products. I love hearing about peoples experience with the products and it looks like Calm drew you in for a reason.:). It is a pleasure to provide simple, sustainable, clean, organic skincare to

Brooke Nitzsche - Women and men all over the globe. My gratitude, April.

Kid (or adult) Made Modern

I’ve loved Todd Oldham ever since I used to watch him on House of Style waaaaaay back when. His stuff is just so fun & colorful, as is he. When I heard that Target (everyone’s favorite) was teaming up with him to release a line of art supplies called Kid Made Modern, I flipped. I […]

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Hollie - Beautiful photos! as usual. My kids loved the paint by number too. I wish I had the birds to paint! So cute.

APRIL - Thanks, Hollie! The birds were actually available online the other day, believe it or not!

Jen - That line is the best, isn’t it? I think your bird looks perfect!

Brown Paper Packages

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not the most crafty person in the world. I mean, I like to do little things here & there, but overall, it’s just not me. However, something I do love to do is wrap presents. I just think it’s fun to give people something that’s really beautiful. […]

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Tina - I LOVED the pom pom wrapping! So cute, and she LOVED your gift:)

Gail - OOOHHHHH April. I loved this gift so so SO much. It’s already a top contender for best baby gift I’ll receive. You are such a wonderful friend and, even more, so incredibly THOUGHTFUL for knowing how much these books have always meant to my little travel-loving heart.

Love you to Sasek’s Moon and back!!! xoxoxo

APRIL - Thanks, guys! I had fun making it & it makes me so happy to know how much you loved & appreciated the books, Gail. I love giving gifts :)

Maya - What a perfect gift for Gail! Loving your photography on this blog too April!!!

Happy Friday! - […] Kickin’ up brown paper packages tied up with string. […]

Amanda - perfect gift wrapping idea, i always seam to be late for a birthday party with no wrapping paper in the house… but we do have a crazy stock of brown paper bags on yarn! great blog

Pretty Tumblers

I bought these tumblers (technically labeled as stemless wine glasses. Whatever.) at Target over the weekend and thought they were too pretty not to share. There are actually 4 to the set & there’s also a blue/green set as well. They’re acrylic, so they’re perfect for having a drink outside in the summer without worrying […]

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Jen Z - Oh, I LOVE the colors in those tumblers. AND I love the photos, particularly the first one. :)

April - Thanks, Jen! I love the colors too – so fun & slightly retro.