When I was growing up, my mom always made an effort to establish strong traditions in our family – especially those centered around holidays. We always had fresh, warm caramel corn on the night that we trimmed the Christmas tree – but as I’ve established my own family with my husband, it’s evolved to a […]
The September Exclusive Sale Goes Live Tonight!
*** UPDATE: The Pumpkin Spice ($49) and Indian Summer ($68) straps are now available in the bluebird chic shop. *** Whew! Somebody pop some bubbly (or maybe just grab me a pumpkin spice latté), because I’m THAT excited that the day has arrived for our very first monthly exclusive sale! September flew by with lots of crazy […]
reason number 5,281 that I love apples from the orchard
When we stopped by the apple orchard on our last visit to the Midwest, the woman running the shop where they sold their goods explained that the reason I was never able to find that elusively crisp and crunchy apple was that the apples on store shelves are typically from last year. They are picked, […]
essential pumpkin spice loaf
I’ve gotta say it – pumpkin is just an essential part of my autumn experience. It has been since I was a little girl, before the rest of the world went pumpkin crazy. My mom always made pumpkin cookies with chocolate chips, and a “pumpkin bar” that was really a sheet cake with cream […]