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Hobonichi Haul

Hobonichi Haul

How exciting it is to come back from work and find the Hobonichi package that the mail carrier left in front of your door! September 1st was the first day you could order online the 2015 planner and the new covers. September 1st was the day I placed my order. And 10 days later, I … Continue reading

T J Maxx Finds

T J Maxx Finds

I found this cool iPad sleeve by Fossil with a pattern that reminds me of colored pencil shavings: love it! And here is a Tignanello wallet: I like it very much as it does not have a zipper all around.

Christmas

Christmas

Christmas dinner: < I am so lucky to have such a great husband and daughter. I enjoyed every single item they gave me. Here are the Pandora charms. And here are these great gifts! I especially love the mini printer for iPhone. I am so grateful.

Good Stuff

Good Stuff

    I just received some cool items I have ordered. The white pen is a Lamy Safari with a medium nib [great fountain pen: I already have a red one]. I also ordered a converter because I want to be able to use the J Herbin scented inks. The purple ink is the best: it’s scented with … Continue reading

Share Your World 35

Share Your World 35

What is your favorite comfort snack food? Nutella. I grew up eating it as an after school snack . I love it. But I do not buy it often as I am able to finish a jar in one….cough, cough, …very fast. At what time in your recent past have you felt most passionate and alive? at 5:20 pm … Continue reading

Amelie

Amelie

Great movie, “Amelie“! And the soundtrack??? it is so good!!!! I listened to it one more time today. Here is a sample

Share Your World 24

Share Your World 24

Cee’s 4 questions of the week: Are you left or right-handed? I am right-handed       What is one thing you love about being an adult? being able to like and enjoy childlike things and laugh, laugh, laugh….    What do I need to unlearn?  To let my facial expressions show what I actually … Continue reading

Illuminated Pots

Illuminated Pots

As you walk around my hometown in Italy, you may notice some tall flower pots near the entrance of several businesses. These tall vases  light up at night and some of them even change colors. I think they are attractive. Linked to: Friday My Town Shoot Out = Town Tour

Perfume Bottle

Perfume Bottle

I bought this pretty purse perfume dispenser on the flight back from Italy. It is one of those duty free items sold on the plane.

Thomas Jefferson’s Special Note Taking Gadget

I have a passion for notebook and stationary in general. This passion takes me sometimes to visit blogs covering reviews of this type of items. I recently came across this article on famous men’s pocket notebooks. My favorite part was the description of Thomas Jefferson’s notebook made up of ivory leaves on which he took notes … Continue reading

Celebrate Mother’s Day: checked!

A very tranquil and relaxing day. Just like I like them! A couple of phone calls to mom and family; a few text messages…and the rest of the day at home doing what I like. Of course the highlight was Stephanie’s gift that I received in the mail few days ago, but I kept sealed … Continue reading