Friday Faves: It’s ALL ABOUT YOU Edition

OK, it’s Friday afternoon.  I’m not feeling so hot (TMD, rainy gloom, sinuses).  BFF Sarah came home from work early.  And I’ve got less than 25 minutes to sneak in a blog post.  Why 25 minutes (or less), you ask?  Because I’m dying my hair! (Even we natural blondes need to rely on a bottleContinue reading “Friday Faves: It’s ALL ABOUT YOU Edition”

Friday Faves: Pottermania Edition {probably contains spoilers}

Pottermania is sweeping the nation!  I’m sure you are all wondering when I will go see Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2.  My answer: not anytime soon.  See, I dislike crowds, especially unruly ones.  Therefore, while being crammed into a theater with fellow Harry Potter fanatics sounds incredibly fun in theory, the truthContinue reading “Friday Faves: Pottermania Edition {probably contains spoilers}”

Product Review:: I’m (In)Courage’d by Cards + {$35 Gift Code Giveaway Closed}

I used to think greeting cards were a scam.  How could an overpriced piece of paper with a picture on the front really make a difference?  While I always appreciated a nice card given to me by a loved one (especially when it contained cash), I questioned why I would spend money on a cardContinue reading “Product Review:: I’m (In)Courage’d by Cards + {$35 Gift Code Giveaway Closed}”

Friday Faves: I Survived My Wal-Mart Shopping Experience Edition

On Wednesday, I accompanied my mom on a shopping excursion to the scourge of all giant retail chains–Wal-Mart.  Not just any Wal-Mart, but a SUPER Wal-Mart (though it’s not the biggest, nor super-est Wal-Mart I’ve ever visited.  It’s certainly the most unpleasant.)  Since she’s developed an ulcer on the bottom of her foot, she hasContinue reading “Friday Faves: I Survived My Wal-Mart Shopping Experience Edition”

Friday Faves:: Round Two

Well, happy Friday, friends!  If you’re here, then you’ve stumbled upon the second edition of Friday Faves, which is just like Oprah’s Favorite Things except you can’t win anything, there’s no studio audience, and I’m not Oprah.  So, actually this is nothing like Oprah’s Favorite Things. Last week, I mentioned the royal wedding of WillsContinue reading “Friday Faves:: Round Two”

Online Advent Calendar Launched at

In case you can’t get enough of Sparrow recording artist and BSW’s Un-Rapper Josh Wilson (we can’t!), you can head over to his brand spankin’ new website,  Not only will you find all sorts of Josh Wilson-y goodness, but you can check out his super cool online advent calendar.  While it doesn’t offer freeContinue reading “Online Advent Calendar Launched at”