Join us in admiring the wonderful world of mechanical music. We can not think of a better way to do so than showcasing this stunning collection of music box pianos from Music Box Attic. We are enchanted :: We are enthralled. Piano music boxes are definitely our new obsession. In full disclosure, I must admit I love pianos. The very first piece of “grown up” furniture my husband and I bought together was an ebony Yamaha baby grand piano. Yes, you read that right – we bought a piano way before a dining room table, and even before we bought sofas for our living room. Today this same piano graces our living room, sitting smack dab in the middle of our house and continues to be a source of personal joy and hours of enjoyment for our family and friends.
15 Unique & Personalized Gifts to Stock Up on NOW!
Very rarely do we come across two new merchants we love in one week. Week in and week out, we are solicited by dozens of companies to “hawk” their products. We turn down 98% of them because, well simply put, we do not like their “stuff”. Most often the products are cheap and look cheap and are just plain ugly. But wow were we impressed when we started digging into both Qualtry.com's product line and Bourbon & Boots merchandise. Both companies sell unique handcrafted or personalized gifts with universal appeal. Continue Reading →
3 Fabulous Gifts for Him
Are you still searching for a few fabulous gifts for him for Father's Day, his birthday or just because? We have you covered! Today is the last day to order Father's Day gifts from Minted for delivery by Friday June 16, 2017. Yes, you will need to use rush delivery but you can still save 15% OFF all Father's Day Gifts (until 11:59 pm PT) by using promo code: JUSTFORDAD. Continue Reading →
Cousin Alfred turned 100 this month and my mother-in-law wanted to gift him a special present worthy of a milestone birthday. She wanted ]milestone birthday presents that told a story. A gift that told his story. Specifically, she wanted a copy of the New York Times from the day Alfred was born. After a bit of back and forth, we narrowed her choices down to three: a framed front page New York Times reprint from the day he was born, The Ultimate Birthday Book – The Times of Your Life, New York Times Special Day Book, and New York Times Custom Birthday Book. In the end mom chose the New York Times Special Day Book because it most closely embodied her original concept. All the others had either way more than she wanted or significantly less than she wanted. Continue Reading →