a griswald family christmas: the final chapte..

after a long holiday filled with flu, family, babies, gifts, trash, cleaning, church, work, retail, shopping, real job work, parties parties parties…it was time to unwind. i chose to unwind with a lively gang of internet geeks. we are all geeks. this unlikely posse of party ers met one sunny afternoon at 25 kitchen and […]

a griswald family christmas: the final chapte..

after a long holiday filled with flu, family, babies, gifts, trash, cleaning, church, work, retail, shopping, real job work, parties parties parties…it was time to unwind. i chose to unwind with a lively gang of internet geeks. we are all geeks. this unlikely posse of party ers met one sunny afternoon at 25 kitchen and […]

is every sale epic?

in my mind. yes remember i have an addiction okay. and i don’t even have to hide it because i now have a set discretionary account so joe can’t be mad at the amount of treasures i buy. yes. treasures. so what if i sell some plasma or a kidney to supplement what i may […]

is every sale epic?

in my mind. yes remember i have an addiction okay. and i don’t even have to hide it because i now have a set discretionary account so joe can’t be mad at the amount of treasures i buy. yes. treasures. so what if i sell some plasma or a kidney to supplement what i may […]

a griswald family christmas part 2

at the hoppen/albers house we have had a tradition for the past 3 years that we make believe that santa exists. so far the dogs believe us.  christmas morning we send them into the backyard to look for reindeer tracks which, stupidly they believe the tracks they made the night before are in fact reindeer tracks.  […]

a griswald family christmas part 2

at the hoppen/albers house we have had a tradition for the past 3 years that we make believe that santa exists. so far the dogs believe us.  christmas morning we send them into the backyard to look for reindeer tracks which, stupidly they believe the tracks they made the night before are in fact reindeer tracks.  […]

a griswald family christmas

have you ever seen the movie christmas vacation? if not it is a must rent. let me break it down for you 1.) insane family (yet lovable and fun)and2.) everything goes wrong (yet somehow ends up right) how should i start things off? oh yea twas three days before christmas and all through the house […]

a griswald family christmas

have you ever seen the movie christmas vacation? if not it is a must rent. let me break it down for you 1.) insane family (yet lovable and fun)and2.) everything goes wrong (yet somehow ends up right) how should i start things off? oh yea twas three days before christmas and all through the house […]

Sale Alert

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Sale Alert

Anthropologie Sale! My scores Houndstooth Coat $50! Heartland Warmth Coat $50! Chardonnay Sheen Dress Filoplume Cardigan  Want more Anthro sale? Check out my favorite blog http://effortlessanthropologie.blogspot.com/ Piperlime sale extra 20% off today too!

beware of the baby buzz killers

so there is something in the kool-aide….again. meaning prego friends and family. I love my nieces and I love my cousins daughter, emma….not sure what she is to me..my second cousin? anyway she is adorable as well. her and my new niece eliza. all my nieces and nephew love em. however there are certain people […]

beware of the baby buzz killers

so there is something in the kool-aide….again. meaning prego friends and family. I love my nieces and I love my cousins daughter, emma….not sure what she is to me..my second cousin? anyway she is adorable as well. her and my new niece eliza. all my nieces and nephew love em. however there are certain people […]