Archive for September, 2006
we are so excited to announce that shades of violet is going to be participating in the happily handmade giveaway! what is the happily handmade giveaway? the happily handmade hiveaway was created in appreciation of indie shoppers, everywhere! twice a year, a massive give away totalling nearly $10,000 in indie prize goodness is held! how […]
i’m so overwhelmed by my birthday weekend that i don’t even know where to start. i tried to start last night and gave up shortly after. i think sharing photos will be the best way. so my birthday was on saturday. i woke up to breakfast in bed, and then went downstairs with the family. […]
waking up today as a woman in my 30’s! i honestly don’t feel that much different yet, but the (younger) hubby is sure having fun rubbing it in! we have lots planned for the weekend. i’ll update later with photos and stories! happy birthday to me!
last night we took the little dude to the local library for story time for 2 & 3 year olds. yes, i know, the little dude isn’t two yet, but at 21 months he’s very patient and well behaved….especially when being read to. plus i figured they wouldn’t be checking id’s at the door. well, […]
the kids are headed back to school, so that means halloween is just around the corner! don’t forget to send some spooky notes to your children’s friends and favorite teachers! to officially kick off the fall holiday season, we’re offering a special deal on halloween greetings at shades of violet. buy 2 halloween designs and […]
i’m a little behind on posting this, but miss brandy over at indie obsession filled me in the other day that she did a nice little feature about my dandelion correspondence notecards. you can check it out here. thanks brandy!
it was a busy week recovering from the long three day weekend of labor day. i feel like i’ve been running in circles all week. as a reward for our long and busy summer, this weekend was our first “free” weekend to do whatever we wanted with! it’s been so nice i can’t even begin […]
it has been a busy, busy summer. as i’ve mentioned before, nearly every one of our weekends from june through september have been booked solid. i haven’t had as much time to work on the house as i would have liked this summer. with such limited time, i’ve been puttering around with our entry way […]
i’m really behind, but i was tagged by julie for a 5 things meme and i’m finally getting around to it. here we go: 5 things in my refrigerator:1. milk, milk, and more milk (we drink a lot here)2. yogurt for the little dude’s breakfast3. a few pears and an apple 4. the most fabulous […]