• blogette

    wife, mama, cook, shop,

    sew, fashion, more?

  • let’s connect

    Sandy a la Mode

  • find your flavor

  • find your scoop

  • Archive

Archive for July, 2010

Flavors to Follow: Chalkboards

posted: 07.30.10 | 32 comments

When we first moved into our house, my husband and I had toyed with the idea of turning our fridge into a chalkboard fridge.  What could be cooler than writing up your to-do list, drawing random pictures, and leaving each other sweet messages on one of the more frequently used appliances, yes we like to [...]

Tags: , , , , , ,

We Heart Paper Custom Stationery Giveaway!

posted: 07.28.10 | 117 comments

Today’s GIVEAWAY is brought to you by my ever so talented friend, Janie. Remember the first giveaway I EVER had on my blog?? Well, it was from her jewelry shop, Janie Liu. Not only does she make jewelry, but she makes letterpress stationery as well! It seriously amazes me how so much creativity can come [...]

Tags: , , , ,

Battle of the Philly Cheesesteaks

posted: 07.27.10 | 35 comments

So I’m going to take my stab at being a food critic today.  I mean, doesn’t that sound like the best job, ever?  You get paid to eat and write about food, holla!  I’m sure you know that one of the things Philly is known for is their cheesesteaks, and that there has been a [...]

Tags: , , , , ,

Evan’s First Visit to MO and KS

posted: 07.26.10 | 27 comments

So remember a few weeks back when I said I had a big BIRTHDAY SURPRISE for my husband?  Well, it was my brother, sister-in-law and nephew coming to visit us and guess what??  I totally pulled the surprise off b/c he had no idea (I’m traditionally a really bad surprise keeper).  So here are some [...]

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Flavors to Follow: Summer Dresses

posted: 07.23.10 | 39 comments

My favorite thing about summer is the fact that I can wear dresses every day without being cold!  Well, I don’t have THAT many dresses (I wish) but at least the possibility is there.  I just love wearing a nice flowy dress, paired with fun sandals, and a cabachon hairpin or headband in my hair.  [...]

Tags: , , ,