Playing Dress-up

It’s really fun being a girl! We can dress up with an endless choice of clothes, shoes, and of course, a multitude of accessories!  My 5-year-old girl started young when it comes to dressing up. She already picks and decides what to wear ever since she was barely 3, from what to put on her … Continue reading

Mom-Finds: Accessories Hand-made by Jann

Last Friday of the month:  Fashion finds / Shopping / AccessoriesI’ve got some eye-candy for all you ladies out there… and the men can take a cue from this one too. Big, bold, beautiful. This red mookaite jasper necklace is mine! I have a weakness for unique, eye-catching accessories, especially earrings and necklaces. When I was still single, I … Continue reading

Mom-Finds: Multi-way HeadWare

Last Friday of the month:  Mom-finds / Raves, AccessoryOur home is still brimming with new and wonderful things we received over the holidays, with several more items being sent over until after the new year.  Among the gifts were these cool, multi-purpose accessories that the kids and I have enjoyed using. When the package arrived … Continue reading

Year-End Round-up: Favorite Finds in 2011

Last Friday of the month:  Mom-Finds / RavesIt’s the last Friday of the year, so I’ll be sharing more than one Mom-Finds. We’re counting down to 2012 and I thought it’s fitting that, aside from great new finds, I post a year-end review of my favorites in 2011. From food to fashion, these products and services … Continue reading

Mom-Style: Dress Up for the Holidays

Freestyle Friday:  Fashion / StyleThe reality is, I don’t have anything special to wear for the holiday reunions and parties lined-up in the days leading to the new year.  I never had.  But wouldn’t it be fun to get all glammed-up for the holidays?  I guess I’d have to settle on playing (virtual) dress-up for … Continue reading

Go Green, Go Organic with Green Sproutlets for Kids

Last Friday of the month:  Fashion finds / Shopping Green Sproutlets was inspired by a husband and wife team who felt the need to provide their daughter and other children who have sensitive skin with soft, hypoallergenic, eco-friendly clothing, which promotes social and environmental awareness while being stylish and hip. I have to be honest … Continue reading

Mom-Finds: Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids

Last Friday of the month:  Mom-Finds & Raves / ShoppingSo it’s that time of the year again…holiday gift shopping for family and friends… and kids are on the top of my priority list. I posted a simple list last year, mostly composed of toys.  For sure, many of those are now sitting behind shelves or … Continue reading

Mom-Finds: Sassy Hairsies Accessories for Girls

Last Friday of the month: Mom-Finds for Girls / Accessories“I like it mommy! Can I wear it to school?“As soon as the package arrived, I called the girl and said there’s a surprise gift for her.  She was so excited and quickly opened the box. Out came two very dainty, sassy, and adorable hair bands … Continue reading

Leather Satchel: Bag of the Moment

It’s still early for my Mom-Finds feature, but this is just too hot to hold off ’til the last Friday of the month so I’m gonna share my latest fab find now — locally-made handmade leather satchel! I’ve been following Frances Sales’ blog for sometime now and I am so happy to have met her in person … Continue reading

Laces and Bows for A Girly Girl

Think Madonna in “Like A Virgin”.  This image came to mind when I was in the mall the other day seeing all the laces and ribbons, leggings and ankle boots, and a multitude of pearl accessories!  I felt like I was back in the 80s!!! And here’s what caught the girl’s eye… As soon as … Continue reading