how to score big on ebay


one of the questions i get on repeat from my readers is "do you ever shop at ebay? and what are your tips?" so today i'm thrilled to partner with ebay on my tricks to scoring big on the ocean of deals that ebay offers. my love affair with ebay started back when i was a poor college student, a … [Read more...]

pie night with nordstrom rack


my family has this really amazing tradition that my food-blogger mom started, called pie night. she started it because she felt like pies were getting neglected on thanksgiving. so she invites a whole bunch of families from the neighborhood over to her house, each family brings a pie, and my pie … [Read more...]

30% off hundreds of toys!

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i know it's august but one of the best ways to tackle christmas gifts without getting overwhelmed is spreading them out! or if you have any kids with fall birthdays like i do, this is a great time to grab some birthday gifts! … [Read more...]

basically stealing luxury items!!


okay don't be mad at me, but see this louis vuitton keepall 50 bag above? i just bought it ... for 40% off consignment! i've kind of always wanted this luggage for all the traveling i do, but at $1,370 i mean, that was just silly. but today when i saw … [Read more...]

perfect linen crops on sale


so i actually shot this outfit with my friend emmy back in june, when i was barely coming out of the house in regular (non-maternity) clothes. these were like the second pair of real pants i finally bought post baby! when i say these are the perfect linen crop pants, i really mean perfect! super … [Read more...]

friday faves: rare steals on some of my staples!


it's here guys, the weekend is here!!! and there were so many random but CRAZY good sale finds today that i decided to throw them all together in one hodgepodge of steal goodness.   boon flair high chair: a huge discount on one of our absolute baby staples! no way to tell how long … [Read more...]

HOT! dyson ball vacuum $199 (orig $600!)

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i'm SUPER excited about today's find - the Dyson DC41 Upright Ball Vacuum (Certified Refurbished) for $199.99! that's 67% off the retail sticker price of $600. if you've been searching for the best deal on a super nice vacuum, this is it. it's available right now in pink or purple! we have … [Read more...]

jumpin jumpin

navy loveappella jumper

there's something so amazingly effortless about a jumper! i mean it's one easy choice and your outfit is done. i'm pretty obsessed with the fact that they're in right now. and this one is soooooo comfy and soft! and the crossover v neck is perfect for nursing! and there's those wedges … [Read more...]

anthro’s 4 best sale steals + extra 20% off code


hello from my quiet little hotel room! my husband and i are on a little stay-cation and he's slumbering peacefully while i, after laying in bed wide awake since 6 a.m., finally decided to get up and be productive instead of stare at the ceiling. when people told me that once i had kids i'd never … [Read more...]

bright and happy and pockets

anthropologie skirt with pockets

probably no one other than my siblings and i have seen this 1993 version of the secret garden, but there's a part in it that we always laugh about. the little girl is choosing what to wear for the day and the house maid says "what do you want to wear, black, black, or black?" sometimes i feel … [Read more...]