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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

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
thanks

Dinner: A Love Story – The Book

One of my favorite blogs is Dinner: A Love Story. I love reading about their adventures in cooking for their family of four. Plus, their daughters are voracious readers, just like my son Jack is & so I love discovering both new & old book titles through them as well as just hearing their reading […]

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Hollie - I love their blog & cookbook too! Can’t wait for the next one…

April - Aren’t they both great? I think I’m way more excited than I should be for a cookbook ;)

Hollie - Well I read cookbooks like others read novels. I love them!