All I Want For Christmas Is A Little Less Pink

 Needlessly gendered products have haunted us for years, and it is only now that we are seeing a change. Stores are starting to switch from selling boys and girls toys to just selling toys, and many products are removing those 'ladies/mens' tags. Progress, yes?...more

Pink Rhubarb Ice Cream

This is not a good year for rhubarb, or at least it isn't for mine, I'm not sure about anyone else's. Sadly, this year's crop is pathetically tiny. I planted my rhubarb several years ago, and was always too afraid to use it because I wasn't sure how to properly cut it....more
My rhubarb is out of control this year & I'm eager to try this. As I harvest the stalks, I will ...more

The hidden pricetag in having a girl

My son is a typical little boy. He likes to build with Legos, ride his bike and create chaos and joy. He hates cleaning up (but somehow likes to sweep), enjoys having additional responsibilities and loves being independent. His favorite colors are green and orange. He hates the color pink....more

The definition of magenta

Happy Saturday, all!"Where flowers bloom, so does hope" --Lady Bird Johnson xoxo,shawna...more

Pink Blouse Two Ways.

Bright pink is a great color for spring, no?...more

Photo: Candid Shots

Ever photograph a subject without their knowing? I certainly have. It's called "getting a candid shot," and can result in the most honest photos of people, catching them off-guard and natural. No hammy poses, no cheesy grins.I recently got this shot:...more

A Letter To My Daughter About Loving Her Body

 One of my goals as a mom is to teach my daughter to love her body....more

Pretty In Pink

Foto Friday - Pink!

In case you didn't know this, my favorite color is pink. I love pink....more

On Wednesdays We Wear Pink

Yeap, on Wednesdays we wear pink! Just couldn't help myself for this little OOTD! I LOVE a toddler in a romper and this one is just too cute for only $8.00. In continuation of our Little Mermaid obsession, here we go with this pink seahorse romper: ...more