Tag Archives: Lilly Pulitzer

What the What

I know. My World’s Worst Blogger Award is prominently displayed on the mantel and I’m wearing the cone of shame. But I’ve been up to my ears in all sorts of things and decided blogging had to go on the back burner so … Continue reading

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Beach Bag Vacation Essentials

The Cuties are on Spring Break next week and so I’m starting to get us organized for another adventure.  I thought I’d share my favorite essentials for packing a bag for a warm vacation spot. Let’s start with a tote … Continue reading

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Trip of a Lifetime: Central & Southern Vietnam

We left Northern Vietnam {read all about our adventures here} and flew to Da Nang.  We arrived and drove a half hour or so late at night to Hoi An.  It was dark, we were tired and so we joined … Continue reading

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Excuses, Excuses

Boy, do I got ‘em. The return to Real Life and the start of the school year has pretty much kicked my butt. Because the dining room table has been covered in my piles of projects, we’ve eaten almost every … Continue reading

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Giveaway!

I promised a Giveaway when we reached 1,000 Followers and here we are! Thank you so much for your support and kind comments. This has been a fun little adventure that’s taken a few unexpected twists and turns along the … Continue reading

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News from The Happy Place

The Cuties and I have been Stateside for about two weeks now. It took almost 24 hours from the time we started our journey in Tokyo until we dropped our suitcases at The Happy Place, AKA Kiawah Island, South Carolina. … Continue reading

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Sweet Dreams

I’m continuing to deal with any anxiety I have about The Cuties being gone for a month at overnight camp through Crafting Therapy. I wonder if there’s a certification program for that? Like most families, we have a bedtime ritual … Continue reading

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Party Fun

If I had my way, all parties and entertaining would just be about appetizers and desserts. And cocktails. Silly me, can’t forget the cocktails. Let’s just start things off fun and end things sweet and not have to fuss with … Continue reading

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There’s a Little Less Pink and Green in the World

The lovely Lilly Pulitzer Rousseau passed away today. For so many of us Lilly Lovers it began watching our mothers or grandmothers emulate this beautiful fashion icon, but not me. My love of Lilly began with my Grandfather. Ever-dapper, ever-colorful, … Continue reading

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Elephant Nature Park

“You know…they say an elephant never forgets.  What they don’t tell you, is that you never forget an elephant.” ~Bill Murray in “Larger Than Life” I know you all know I have a thing for elephants. It’s yet another topic … Continue reading

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