Friday, July 31, 2009

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens

Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens
Brown paper packages tied up with strings
These are a few of my favorite things....

Want to take a vacation but dont have the time? Why not take a vacation in your shower! Feel the warm island breeze, the sand between your toes, the soft ocean mist... grab your vacation in a bar(Island breeze soap available from

My mother is an avid bear collector. The problem is I can almost never afford a German Mohair bear as a gift. The sollution a stunning Nannie Bear! Super high quality artist mohair bears created with love and excellent attention to detail. (Maura mohair bear is available from )

What could be better than a retro style half apron? How about a retro style half apron with CUPCAKES ON IT!! (Mon Cherie Apron availble from

I simply remember my favorite things
And then I don't feel so bad...

Lots of love,

Vanessa :)


  1. Yeah for blogs! You need to add the follower application so we can follow you! :)

  2. I just added it!! :D Thanks!

  3. Vanessa I am so looking forward to being a follower! What a beautiful blog. Will twit tomorrow.

  4. Came over from SITs Share a thon!

    THe cupcake apron is adorable. :)

    Have you been over to The Apron Goddesses? If you like aprons you might. And there are some good giveaways too.

    Have a great Saturday.


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