Whether you love or hate Barbie is irrelevant here. This collection is all about nostalgia and for me Barbie’s teeny-tiny pink plastic shoes started a fascination with stilettos that bears witness in my shoe closet. This collection pays homage to that iconic heel.
Jewelry is probably one of the most gifted items during Mother’s Day and though I can fill pages with my recommendations for specific items, the truth is that it is something very very personal. I don’t know your mother, mother-in-law, daughter or wife.
However, I do know that there are a number of fantastic online retailers which are flush in jewelry I would love to own. So, instead I’m recommending online retailers that consistently merchandise well in in jewelry.
Hanami is the Japanese tradition of enjoying the flower blossom season– typically cherry blossoms. It’s an important social event for Japanese people, celebrated with picnics under the sakura trees. You and your family should totally try it this weekend!
My 7-year old son has just hit the age that he’s really getting into games in general. Sure, he liked the Wii and some board games just fine. But now he’s learning skill and strategy and I have to admit that I love it. As kids my husband and I were avid game players and we still love playing cards. It’s about time our genes started expressing themselves in our offspring. Our latest fave is Kung Fu Panda World, Dreamworks Animation’s first foray in to the online space.
But space is limited and it’s first-come, first-served. If you want to attend, you’ll have to RSVP ASAP. Here’s how to do it.
This is several days late, but I wanted to out it here for the archives and for those you may have missed it. I felt really good about how the the segment turned out (other than my on-camera NERVES) with fellow guests Susan Getgood and Jen Singer.