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A Little Shameless Plug for Help, Please!

I posted last summer about our amazing photo session with the uber talented {and super fun} Heather Golde.   I keep teasing her that she needs to fly over to Japan and do it again for us this year.  That … Continue reading

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Ballet Flats for a Cause

I’ve been thinking about ballet flats for two reasons: one because I’ve been thinking about how fabulous Audrey Hepburn made a simple pair of ballet flats, black cigarette pants and a black top look. And two, the new TOMS ballet … Continue reading

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Connect the Dots

I’ve been working on a pillow that has me consumed with polka dots lately.  It started with the Hanukkah felt garland and sort of jumped off from there. Actually, truth be told, inspiration started with a green monster.  That’s what … Continue reading

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Preppy Corner

I see quotations pinned on Pinterest all the time. Rarely do I even stop and read them, but this one really caught my attention and I immediately copied it down and emailed it to Cute BFF and told her we … Continue reading

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Be My Valentine Headbands

I know it’s still January but I love Valentine crafts so much that as soon as we cross into the 30-day window before the holiday I give myself permission to start going crazy {there’s my new idea for an HGTV … Continue reading

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Goody Bags & A Silly Headband

We are getting ready for Little Cutie’s 8th birthday party on Saturday.  While I know many people no longer do goody bags for birthday parties these days, they are still a big deal to The Cuties {and Mama!}, and so … Continue reading

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Preparing for the End of the World

I’m kidding Cute Mom, Cute Dad, Cute MIL and Cute FIL! {sort of} One of the things about living in Tokyo is the pretty realistic threat of a major earthquake.  Most of our friends here lived through March 11, 2001 … Continue reading

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A Super Shopping Day

While Cute Husband might disagree, I’m not usually one to spend an entire day shopping. But I did today! 🙂 I stumbled upon this blog that talks about all sorts of great craft stores all over Tokyo.  Since all of … Continue reading

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Scrap Bows

I’m a big bow kinda gal. When The Cuties were little and we lived in the Deep South, they rarely were seen without large hair bows in their hair and I loved every minute of it.  As they aged out … Continue reading

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Our 1st Tokyo Disney Experience

I can’t say I wasn’t warned, and yet nothing really prepared me for what Disney Tokyo really meant. But let me first share The Cuties’ experience and their happiness before I give you my commentary on the whole thing since … Continue reading

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