happy friday:

March 4, 2011


So all this talk about collections, I thought show you a picture of one of the collections I have - perpetual calendars! They're all vintage, they really don't make them like they used to. I don't know when I first started collecting them, I just think they're really fun. Of course, I don't have the right date set of any of them, haha.

So Nick gchats me random links throughout the week and sometimes I tweet them, but I thought I'd do a little round up and share them with you here. These are all from my cute husband ;)

* Log ride proposal - such a great photo & creative way to pop the question!
* Pirate Ship Playhouse - the ultimate kid playhouse, at a pretty ultimate (high) price!
* LetterMPress iPad app - in the works, looks pretty cool.
* Baby's first grapefruit juice - kids are so funny.

Hope you enjoyed those... & here are a few of my links for the weekend:

* I mentioned our wedding invites were featured in Real Simple - they posted it here at their site! We're 'Hip Hometown Flair' ;)
* Frolic had a great discussion about crediting photos properly. I can't admit I've always credited photos properly - when I first started my blog I would use a little + plus sign as a credit. That's not crediting at all! heh. I think Chelsea brought up a lot of great points, check it out.
* if you're a fan of glee, you must watch GLEE mini-me's - so cute!
* if you're local, there's a food truck fest going on in LA this Sunday!

So what are you up to this weekend? I think we're heading up north for a quick trip to visit my mom. See you bright & early on Monday, wish you all a most wonderful weekend sweet friends.

25 hello's:

  1. these calendars are enchanting! i had no idea they used to make them like that... i really feel like i need one now. :)

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  2. Enjoy your weekend!

    That pirate ship playhouse is soo cute!

    Brian does the same thing with me - he'll email me random odd links throughout the day. I love them!

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  3. The link to your wedding invites on Real Simple is broken. Would love to see them there!

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  4. I have to disagree with Frolic's post. Although I think she means well, there is no legal or founded reasoning to back her up. Credit is always always important but copywrite laws don't function that way. I could write a whole book about that! Ha! I typically would not care but I have a strong passion about freedom of speech and its legal implications.

    PS... I do adore that Nick offered his links. That is so sweet and supportive of your blog!

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  5. @Dancing Branflake - Tiffany, this is why I totally love discussions, because people agree and disagree and it's okay to speak your mind! Really appreciate your opinion, friend!

    @Anonymous Hi anonymous friend - I updated the link so hopefully it works now :)

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  6. Thanks for being a nice person!

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  7. Baby's first grapefruit is the best haha~!! And I love your collection. I think I'll start a new collection now. :)

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  8. Really nice calendars!
    I collect lots of old things... phones (mostly bakelite), handbags, parfyme bottles, textiles, dishes, furnitures, magazines and papers etc etc... ;)
    Usually I took photos of them to my blog, but sometimes there is photos from museums too.
    (allways mentioned "museum" in the end of post)

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  9. So cool! The invitation on Real Simple that has a spoon (page 2), was designed by "chewing the cud" but I made the spoons for her.

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  10. Oh, I so wish I were up by you for some food truck fun! Hope you have a spectacular weekend, darling. (And thanks for all these awesome links!)

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  11. Those calenders are so pretty!

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  12. what a cool collection! so unique - I really haven't seen anything like it.

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  13. You have an awesome calendar collection! Soooo cool :)

    Haha, I watched the Glee mini-me's, they are adorable!

    Also the playhouse looks awesome! I wish I'd had that when I was a tot! Haha.

    ~TRA

    http://xtheredangelx.blogspot.com

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  14. Laughed out loud at little baby! Have fun this weekend. It's Mardi Gras here in Louisiana!!!

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  15. Oh my, this collection is gorgeous! All these talk on collections on the internet is making me itching to start something myself!

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  16. Are't perpetual calenders so cool. My father had one of those in brass. I wish I had asked him for it. I am sure he would have given it to any of us. Now that he is not around I don't even know where it went.

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  17. I have given you an award. I hope you accept!
    http://cozihome.blogspot.com/2011/03/versatile-blogger-award.html

    Thank you!

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  18. i don't have an awesome collection like calenders i collect wades and comics

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  19. oh my goodness danni i just died from laughing at that baby tasting the grapefruit juice!!! josh and i just watched it five times in a row!! hahaha

    thanks for making our day! :)
    j.

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  20. Love those calendars! And I'm so glad to have found your blog!

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  21. That fantastic! realy! these website is way better then everything I ever saw.

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  22. So cool :)

    www.catsuperhero.blogspot.com

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  23. I collect toy cars. Specifically Hot Wheels Hummers. I even rented a Hummer as my limosine for my wedding. Weird I know. I like the vinytage time pieces.

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  24. Love food trucks:-) I'm weird like that, BUT the city I live in has some amazing options. Just found your beautiful blog and I'm loving it! xoxo

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