Friday, January 11, 2013

Weekend Links

Today is such a special day because this evening my sister is scheduled to have her baby! It's past her due date and she'll be induced tonight at 8pm. I'm so excited to meet little Lucy and I'll be sure to post an update later this weekend.

I wanted to take a moment talk about a stamp I'm currently obsessed with. Yes, obsessed with a stamp! Laurie Breaker sent us one of her custom creations the other week and since then I've been finding excuses to send out mail whenever possible. It's just so pretty and perfect, and so much easier to use then the address labels I've always kept stocked. Plus, it lasts forever with a quick ink change once it runs out. I obviously blocked out our address, so be sure to check out her shop to see her designs in their full glory. I highly recommend Laurie's shop (and Laurie- she's so sweet and professional!)- the turn around on the custom design was insanely fast and the stamp is of the best quality. One million thumbs up!


And now, some links!

Wanted: Mars Colonists to explore Red Planet? Whoa...

Who doesn't love saving (a LOT) of money? This site is insane, and I'm so excited to be working with it's author Chrystie this month.

Isn't this the sweetest video?

Get $2 off your first order of Stickygrams with code FRIEND0IA9!

A beautiful quote.

13 things to do in downtown Phoenix.

"You should start a book club"...what a wonderfully inspiring post!

Instagram-friendly soft cover books. Love these!

Happy birthday, sweet Poe! And happy birthday to my beautiful friend Katie.

What a great, inspiring Tumblr blog.

My new favorite Etsy shop. And my always favorite shop.

Moxie Girl? Delia*s? Ring a bell anyone? If so, you need to read this.

"New mama" is a good look for sweet Jen.

These shoes just arrived in the mail and I love them! So perfect for spring. This dress is gorgeous too.

Adore Liz, adore these photos.

Stop by and say hello to My Brown Baby. Always chock full of interesting posts and great writing.

This pillow is the cutest thing I've ever seen! Henry needs one. And if you need one, take 30% entire purchase (pillows and anything else in the shop) with coupon code "SOMETIMESSWEET."

This post has inspired me to work on my photography more. I love the little peeks into Sara's life.

Obsessed. And I wish they came in my size!

Mint chip ice cream cake. Yum.

Such lovely colors on one of my favorite blogs.

All of the discussion about teachers and guns is both interesting and mind-blowing to me. Here's another article.

The top five gadgets for an eat-clean kitchen.

Love Emily's Mid-week Randomness posts.

The quilts! The sheets! I can't even choose a favorite item from this shop.

Happy weekend everyone. xoxo


  1. That photography post...did you ever decide on a new camera?

    Thanks for sharing, again :)

  2. Yay for Lucy!! I smiled when I read this and looked at the clock and it's almost exactly 8pm. :) Congratulations to your whole family! <3

  3. Love the dress from lulu's! Its so spring-y, it hurts!

    xo Ashley

  4. Holy crap that Teen Catalogs From Your Past really hit the nostalgia button. Or more like bludgeoned the nostalgia button with platform sandals. Thanks for that!

  5. Hope all goes well with the delivery of your new little neice. And I love the stamp, awesome.

  6. So exciting, you're going to be an aunt!!! Hope everything goes well in terms of delivery! Lots of Love,

  7. Oh my gosh, Alloy and Delia*s! I wanted everything in those!

  8. Congratulations on Lucy, welcome little human to the world!

    I'm not sure if anyone else was having trouble but I couldn't click on a few of your links - including that amazing stamp- I'm looking for an address stamp for my shop and have found quite a few great places on Etsy that I'm trying to narrow it down to - but always having someone rave about a shop makes you want to check 'em out too!

    Happy weekend!

    1. Eek! Not sure why the link didn't work for you, but it's my shop so try this?

    2. Hey Trisha! <3

      The links to be fine on my end! Which other ones did you need? I'm happy to help! :)


  9. love the sweet pregnancy video!

  10. Bahaha! Those magazines! I remember all of them except for Just Nikki. I remember all of that awful fashion ha!

  11. OMG>>>Those stamps are so fabulous.

    Congratulations on being an Aunt!

  12. dani, firstly, congratulations to you and your family on the sweet new addition! and secondly, thank you SO much for featuring me in this post. <3

  13. love that stamp! so cuuuuute - i can't wait till my husband and i settle into our own place for me to be able to customize one for us. :)

    congrats on being an aunt!! so excited for you!!

  14. So many amazing links, thank you so much for compiling them! Especially the inspirational posts, those are the best, and seriously helpful.

  15. just getting to your weekend links but love so many of them, thanks for sharing! i already love the coupon site (ilovetogossip) so i cant wait to see what you do with it! :) also, when watching the Bachelorette i found out Chrystie is Ashley's big sister... sure does feel like a small world! haha

  16. Loving the weekend links! Amazeballs!
    Moxie Girl?! Now I know that you are my best friend. I am so glad you shared that link with us!
    Also, I'm loving the stamp, and I can't wait to use the Stickygrams code!


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