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The Elf on The Shelf Interview: Behind The Book & Brand
Dec18

The Elf on The Shelf Interview: Behind The Book & Brand

Anyone else all about the Elf on the Shelf this time of year? Since 2004, The Elf on the Shelf brand has grown from a single children’s book, written by mother daughter team Chanda Bell and Carol Aebersold as a way to reconnect with each other and share a personal family tradition with readers, to a veritable industry of toys, clothes (yes, there is a “couture collection” for your temporary addition), pets and even a movie. Thirteen...

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Paper Greats: Pretty Paper Goods That Will Give You Back Time
Dec14

Paper Greats: Pretty Paper Goods That Will Give You Back Time

On the website for their new paper goods company, Paper Greats, founders Heather Terry and Selina Fletcher write: “Life is short—let us take something off of your plate and put it on ours.” You don’t have to ask us twice—and we’re already huge fans of their recycled, recyclable and compostable (read: eco-friendly) paper trays, cups and notepads. As moms, disposable paper goods (particularly in the hazy first post-partum weeks or when...

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Where Designer Chris Roughan Shops for Holiday Décor
Dec14

Where Designer Chris Roughan Shops for Holiday Décor

Chris Roughan of Roughan Interiors is well-known in Greenwich, New York City, Palm Beach and beyond for her warm and sophisticated style. Since 1994, she has focused on carefully listening to clients to create spaces they truly love to live in. “Every interior should be functional while remaining aesthetically purposeful and elegant,” says Roughan. One of her favorite times of year to decorate, in her own home as well as in those of...

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Fjällräven Gift Guide: Warm, Functional & Stylish Essentials
Dec13

Fjällräven Gift Guide: Warm, Functional & Stylish Essentials

When giving clothing or accessories, we’re always looking for pieces that are made well and will last for years. From a go-anywhere backpack to a warm coat that will never go out of style, these gifts from our favorite Swedish brand fit the bill and are guaranteed to be winners. To find more of these classic picks for everyone on your holiday shopping list, click here. 1. Singi Down Jacket W – $600They say winter is the season to...

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Los Suenos Costa Rica – Pura Vida!
Dec08

Los Suenos Costa Rica – Pura Vida!

Adventure is calling…  from somewhere snuggled between the Carribean and Pacific Oceans – Costa Rica!   We love a good all-inclusive resort (and kids under 6 are free – yes please?!).

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Top Four Winter Family Getaways by Travel Advisor (and Mama), Michelle Jackson
Nov26

Top Four Winter Family Getaways by Travel Advisor (and Mama), Michelle Jackson

With fall in full swing and temperatures starting to drop, now is the perfect time to start planning your next family vacation. But the pressure of choosing a destination that everyone will love can feel overwhelming! So we brought in mom and SmartFlyer travel consultant, Michelle Jackson, to share a few of her favorite destinations for a winter retreat. 1. Puerto Rico Just a quick 4.5-hour flight from Houston’s International...

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