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I'm having a sale this week in my Etsy shop to celebrate spring. Use the coupon code "JEWELS" during checkout for 20% off! (Expires May 1st.) Hope you have a wonderful start to your week! Continue reading
Posted yesterday at elephantine
Thanks, Christine -- I hope you get a chance to read a few of them! Heartburn & The Paying Guests are both novels, Lives of Girls and Women is short stories, House of Light is poetry, and Being Mortal & Bad Feminist are non-fiction. p.s. you can find more of my recommendations here, too :) http://elephantine.typepad.com/elephantine/best-books-of/
Toggle Commented 2 days ago on recommended reading at elephantine
Sounds like we have very similar taste :) Thanks for your comment, Chelsey!
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So sweet! He's going to be such a lucky little guy :)
Toggle Commented 3 days ago on And The Gender Is ....... at HAPPINESS IS...
thanks for the recommendations, Kim! I'll add those to my reading list.
Toggle Commented 3 days ago on recommended reading at elephantine
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It's been a while since I've shared any book recommendations! Here's six I've enjoyed in the last few months: 1. Heartburn (Nora Ephron) – "Our marriages were tied together. [...] Two of us liked dark meat and two of us... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at elephantine
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(Happy Earth Day!) Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at elephantine
I was really hoping this was your secret :) I'm so thrilled for you! x
Toggle Commented Apr 16, 2015 on We're Having A Baby !!! at HAPPINESS IS...
Thank you, Ina! Yes, I can definitely ship to the Philippines (just not food items). Mignon's checkout is enabled for international orders, but feel free to email me at hellomignonshop@gmail.com if you'd like a shipping quote or have any other questions!
Toggle Commented Apr 16, 2015 on mignon for mother's day at elephantine
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Sometimes I want a super smooth, creamy soup – other times it's variety of texture that does the trick. This soup has been a recent favorite of mine exactly for that reason. It's got the hearty, chewy texture of barley,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2015 at elephantine
thanks, Emilie!
Toggle Commented Apr 15, 2015 on mignon for mother's day at elephantine
thanks so much, Lena. x
Toggle Commented Apr 15, 2015 on mignon for mother's day at elephantine
thanks, Carole! :)
Toggle Commented Apr 15, 2015 on mignon for mother's day at elephantine
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For the next few weeks there's a Mother's Day collection at Mignon! It was fun putting this together. You can see the rest here. Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2015 at elephantine
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thank you, Shuang! unfortunately I didn't edit the photos at a high resolution – otherwise I'd upload it to my society6 shop!
Toggle Commented Apr 10, 2015 on four of a kind at elephantine
Indeed!! :)
Toggle Commented Apr 10, 2015 on four of a kind at elephantine
you're so sweet, shannon – thank you for including my earrings in your lovely roundup! x
Toggle Commented Apr 9, 2015 on Etsy Faves 16: Happy Mama at HAPPINESS IS...
no, I wish! they're just scattered around :)
Toggle Commented Apr 8, 2015 on this week's flowers... at elephantine
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Four more types of daffodils from the yard... Apricot Whirl, Misty Glen, Broadway Star, and Tahiti. Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2015 at elephantine
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I haven't read American Pastoral or Gift from the Sea yet -- it sounds like they need to be moved up higher on my reading list! ;) And I'm eager to hear about your big news. Hope you have a wonderful weekend! x
Toggle Commented Mar 27, 2015 on Life In Five: 13 at HAPPINESS IS...
of course! I'll email you right now.
Toggle Commented Mar 26, 2015 on maya & moonbeam at elephantine
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Last fall I planted a bunch of bulbs and I've absolutely been loving watching them bloom. The first ones to come up were these beautiful replete double daffodils (which you might remember from last year). More varieties to come! Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2015 at elephantine
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thank you, lauren! and happy belated birthday!
Toggle Commented Mar 25, 2015 on maya & moonbeam at elephantine
thanks, angie :)
Toggle Commented Mar 24, 2015 on maya & moonbeam at elephantine
thank you, vickie!
Toggle Commented Mar 24, 2015 on maya & moonbeam at elephantine