Back to School Prep: Finding a Backpack

We’re smack dab in the middle of summer, but my daughter, so excited to be going to the fifth grade, has already presented me with her school supply list and started talking to me about what she’ll need. She’s used the same backpack for the past two school years, so this year, finding a new… Continue reading Back to School Prep: Finding a Backpack

DIY Easter Dress for an 18″ Doll

Easter is just around the corner, and my daughter always looks forward to it. Not because of Easter egg hunts or the Easter Bunny — but because she gets to dress up in a fancy new outfit. She loves the frills and colors and overall girly-ness of Easter fashion. When Walmart challenged me to share… Continue reading DIY Easter Dress for an 18″ Doll

Bag-Nista? These Green Purses will Make You Drool

Want to see the obsessed consumer in me come out? Put me in front of a rack of beautiful purses. In the days before I become a much more conscious shopper, I practically lived at TJ Maxx. Racks upon racks of designer clothes at steep discounts? Every day? I thought I was in heaven. These… Continue reading Bag-Nista? These Green Purses will Make You Drool