Land of Nodtober pt. 2

We’re back with Lately Lily and Land of Nod for their next Getting to Know You installment. Have you entered their awesome giveaway with Delta Vacations® for a trip for 4 to Chicago + $1000 to spend at Land of Nod? We’re sharing a bit about this awesome collaboration every week until their Pop-up Shop Party on October 25th in Chicago. Next up is Laurie, Land of Nod’s Marketing and Event Manager (what a dream job!)   And here’s our questions for Laurie:   var cnt_id = “400e0a4d-10644″;

FRYday: Jenna

Prints courtesy of Melanie Burk. I have ALWAYS loved planning parties. My pinterest board is filled to the brim of all the ideas I’d love to expand on & create beautiful events around. I love to cook, plan, decorate and entertain guests. I love the feeling of hosting, designing a beautiful experience for my friends & having them leaving with full hearts. I love seeing my children’s face light up with enthusiasm because their dreams have come true! Whether it was the Peach Party in the orchard, Superhero Training Party, Little Fish Swimming Party etc…such beautiful memories, with wonderful details, and happy faces. So … Read more

Land of Nod-tober GIVEAWAY!

Happy October, everyone! We have the most amazing giveaway to share with you all today with Lately Lily and Land of Nod and Delta Vacations®. You all know of our love for Lately Lily and Land of Nod separately, so this event on October 25th in Chicago is basically a giant collaboration of amazingness and they want to share it with YOU! They are offering flights courtesy of Delta Vacations® for a family of four to Chicago AND $1000 Shopping Spree at Land of Nod’s gorgeous flagship store. Check out all the ways to play and participate in this awesome event … Read more

FRYday : Emily

You guys, I’ve written three different Frydays, attempting to be inspirational or profound when really, I just want to talk about poop* for a second, is that cool? We potty-trained our little guy Cal this Summer and it has taken me months of simmering enough to want to share something mortifying with you. But first, some back story. This poor kid, since the day I weaned him at sixteen months old, has had a rough go of… the topic* of this post ever since. I avoided potty training for months, and it consumed so much of my thoughts I could’ve … Read more

it’s bedtime!

We’ve teamed up with Lamps.com – a family owned lighting business that dates all the way back to 1914, Happy 100 Year birthday to them! – today to share a peek into the blessed, highly sought after, at times bittersweet, bedtime at our homes. Some days we might think forward to it a little too much, or anticipate maybe a little too early in the day, but when it all comes down to it, bedtime is such a sweet time as a parent. So many wonderful hushed conversations, time to talk and giggle and of course, time to read and sing … Read more