Friday Find: The No Touch Pen

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My name is Simone and I am a germaphobe. It’s been 10 minutes since I last washed my hands. I loathe touching surfaces. I do the knuckle punch on keypads and touch screens. I keep a glove in the car just for pumping gas. And there are wet wipes and hand sanitizer in my purse at all times.  I have good reason.  There’s poop on everything…well, at least on surfaces that we touch during a normal day.  High levels of E. coli (bacteria that normally live in the intestines of people and animals) can be found on 70-80% of grocery carts, 71% of gas pump handles, and 68% of mailbox handles to name a few.  Yuck!  If you are as grossed out as I am you’re going to love this week’s Friday Find, the No Touch Pen.

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Friday Find: Alexander Wang For H&M | Kate & Jack Spade for GapKids

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Why am I posting my Friday Find on Thursday?  Because I was so busy preparing for the Halloween trick-or-treaters that didn’t even show up (but that’s another post) that I forgot to tell you about TWO HUGE fashion collabs that are in stores now—Alexander Wang for H&M and Kate Spade New York (girls) and Jack Spade (boys) for GapKids! Continue reading

Friday Find: Altuzarra For Target

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The highly anticipated fall line designed by Joseph Altuzarra for Target has finally arrived!  The luxe 50-piece collection includes shirts, skirts, dresses, coats, blazers, pants, belts, shoes and even lingerie—all priced at less than $100! Continue reading

Friday Find: Little Black Dress

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It’s simple.  It’s stylish.  It’s sexy.  It’s classic.  It’s the perfect Little Black Dress and it’s this week’s find. Continue reading

Friday Find: Michael Kors Girls Boots

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I scored this week’s Friday Find while doing some back-to-school shopping with Journey.  I’m always on the lookout for a great deal on kids’ shoes because a good pair is so expensive.  So I was beyond excited when I came across these very cute and very functional Michael Kors boots for Journey. Continue reading

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

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Mother’s Day is a few weeks away and I’ve got my gift list ready!  Let’s hope my husband really reads this blog like he claims he does.  With gift ideas ranging from $15 to $500, this list has plenty of great options. Continue reading

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

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Mother’s Day is almost here!  In addition to the usual breakfast/lunch/dinner prepared by the hubby and the homemade gift from the kid, here are a few other things I wouldn’t mind receiving: Continue reading

inspIration: Spring Flowers

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This spring, the flowers are not just in the garden. I was out shopping this weekend and couldn’t help but notice that they are everywhere! Continue reading