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In which I try an Android and miss my iPhone miserably.

July 11, 2014
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I’m sure you all know by now of my love for Ting Wireless.  The $21/month bill for two iPhones is a little bit hard to beat. But joining up with Ting does take some cash up front if you want a nice smart phone.  You’re not locked into a contract with a high monthly bill, […]

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So, I got some black flats.

May 28, 2014
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Remember how my cheap flats finally bit the dust? And how I was mulling over a bunch of different high-quality ballet flat options? (The comments on that post are really helpful-you guys had so many great ideas!      I actually made a Pinterest board to organize them all.) Well, a little while after I published that […]

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I bought a Vitamix. Here’s what I think of it.

May 2, 2014
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Those of you with eagle eyes have seen a Vitamix show up in some of my kitchen pictures over the last year.  I haven’t posted about it, but it is true: I finally forked over the cash for one. I bought it about a year and a half ago (I used some Christmas money toward […]

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Which food storage containers are the best?

March 5, 2014
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I’m kind of a container nut. I don’t know what it is, but I just really, really love containers, especially if they’re beautiful and durable. I could seriously spend waaay too much money on them. Because I’m a container fan, I’ve tried out quite a few different varieties, and so I thought it would be […]

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A vintage-inspired jewelry deal for you!

February 28, 2013

Hello, readers! I’m pleased to report that my illness has pretty much left the building…just a quiet, slightly hoarse voice remains. Which means that I am unable to summon my children if they happen to be on another level of the house. It’s inconvenient, but hey, I know my volume-producing capacities will be back soon. […]

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I now own a new vacuum. Woo!

January 16, 2013

Isn’t it purty? After our vacuum met an unfortunate end, Mr. FG and I read review after review and article after article (and all of the comments you guys left) and we eventually decided to go to a store that specializes in vacuums. This turned out to be a great decision for several reasons. At […]

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