Hostess Gifts I Love

I co-hosted a “sprinkle” last week for a dear friend who is expecting baby number three. Since she’s been around the block with the baby shower thing, we decided to break tradition and do something a little different. We honored her with an evening of beauty. Think hair styling, makeup application and brow shaping at a local San Francisco salon.

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Giveaway: Double Charms Name Necklace from Bliss Living

As a kid, I loved to see my name on things. It made me feel special and important, and it told everyone that it was mine! Although I have moved past the days of personalized bike license plates, I still get a little giddy when I receive a personalized gift with my name on it, and even more so with

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Giveaway: Nolan Jewelry for Mom & Baby

I’ve always been a sucker for anything shiny and sparkly. Playing dress-up with my mother’s old costume jewelry was a favorite playtime activity when I was a little girl and my 6-year old daughter has inherited that same admiration. When I spotted the beautiful baby ID bracelets by Nolan in a magazine I was immediately intrigued by this chic jewelry line. When I realized that Nolan has baubles for both baby, child and mom I thought – bonus!

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A Few of My Favorite Things: Kim Stoegbauer

The holidays are upon us and to get you in the spirit, we thought we’d share a little shopping inspiration from your friends at Project Nursery. Our team has rounded up the FIVE items they love, cherish, gift or simply can’t live without.

I am very excited to share a few of my favorite things to help you with a few last minute holiday gift ideas! I had a hard time narrowing it down to five items, so I thought I would highlight five sources…

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Giveaway: Hot Mama Designs Custom Baby Name Jewelry

It’s the accessories that compete any hot mama’s look. With a 7:15am bus drop off I’m usually un-showered and wearing workout clothes but I always apply a little mascara add a colorful scarf and some great jewelry. It’s like an instant face-lift! And for the record I do eventually shower. So when it comes to jewelry, I love the idea

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A Few of my Favorite Things: Pam Ginocchio

Nothing gives me more pleasure then finding something unique and cool and then sharing it with family and friends. I can’t tell you how many times Melisa and I have gotten on the phone to discuss business but the day’s newest discoveries like a new lipstick shade from Armani or a fresh and cool stationary line takes the conversation on a little detour. Now that many of our contributors have posted about their favorite things this holiday season, I am excited to share mine.

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