Month: June 2012

Five Things

{current manicure} After returning from my trip up north I definitely figured this week would go by so slow, but it was quite the opposite. At the beginning of the week I took a trip out to farm country to pick strawberries, and the… Continue Reading “Five Things”

Sophisticated Summer

Summer allows you to have a bright and bold color palette. While hot pink polish might be a favorite of mine for summer it is just not always appropriate. I was so excited when Jessica Cosmetics released \”Gelato Mio!\” her summer 2012 polish collection.… Continue Reading “Sophisticated Summer”

Matchstick Mason Jars with Striking Lid

Between backyard barbeques and bon fires it is clear that summer is in full swing. I know that I go through matches like crazy during the warmer months. So whenever I go to someone’s house I always bring these cute jars filled with matches.… Continue Reading “Matchstick Mason Jars with Striking Lid”

Strawberry Shortcake

Here in Michigan strawberry season has just begun. Yesterday I promptly headed out to Romeo to pick the prettiest and most delicious berries.  Strawberry shortcake is without a doubt one of my favorite desserts, and has been since I was little. Now that I… Continue Reading “Strawberry Shortcake”

June Friendship Gift

Whenever I have guest over from out of town (including friends and family who use to live in Michigan) I like to send them back with a “made in Michigan” goody. Since the warmer months tend to bring a lot of out of town… Continue Reading “June Friendship Gift”