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Kristen
maryland
It's a beautiful day
Interests: design,decorating,environmental issues, health and living,
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What fun it was to see our playful lollipop candles in the most recent edition of Woman's World Magazine. Stop on by our cupcake accessories page to see these and other fun cupcake accents. Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2011 at KirDevries
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The perfect gift item for anyone on your list! Personalize your Chalkboard China Gift before giving and rest assured that your friends & family will think of you every time they re-use and rewrite on it! The medium chalkboard vase... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2011 at KirDevries
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We have a brand new product category at Kir to help you have even more fun on the go: Picnic and Party Accessories! I’ve been saying “hey it’s summer and you need to be beach, concert and picnic ready”. After... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2011 at KirDevries
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I saw these in January at the trade shows and have been waiting for them to come out.... finally they are here! These genius soapstone shot glasses use the same all natural design/concept of the whiskey stones. You simply store... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2011 at KirDevries
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We have literaly been waiting for the brand new (and totally amazing) bamboo bottle to come to market for over a year now! Finally they have arrived and they are quite simply the most briliantly designed beverage container I have... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2011 at KirDevries
I spent all day in New York City yesterday with 141 awesomely creative and forward moving chix (and one smart/brave guy... Hi David!) from all over the world at the Marie Forleo/Daniele Laport "Selling Your Soul" event. It was inspiring,... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2011 at KirDevries
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I'm looking forward to riding my new (to me anyway.. a freebies from my neighbor) bike. In fact,I'm pretty sure I can put this bike wine rack to good use in Annapolis this summer ! Get yours today on Etsy... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2011 at KirDevries
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I was just browsing the internet and made the most exciting discovery. Shinzi Katoh is coming out with a line of shoes this spring/summer! They are SO cute. VivaWoman has this great blog post showing many of the new designs... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2011 at KirDevries
When our friends from the bento community reached out to ask for a donation for the bento for Japan fundraiser, I could not type my "heck yeah!" reply fast enough! What a great way to organize and provide aid in... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2011 at KirDevries
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I’ve just stumbled upon the Ticket Kitchen and had to pass it along because OMG I’m so in love! These awesome ladies are using sustainable, eco-friendly and just plain healthy practices & ingredients to make gourmet chocolates. Check out their... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2011 at KirDevries
It doesn't get any easier than this! Ice cream in a baggie is a fun and easy treat that you can whip up in minutes. Get creative with the recipe: try adding shaved chocolate, peanut butter, fresh preserves or fruit...... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2011 at KirDevries
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Just in time for summertime BBQ’s, the classic cheeseburger takes on a fresh new summer time twist. This delightful cheeseburger is mild and creamy with a hint of tang! Start by broiling or grilling up your favorite hamburger recipe. Shortly... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2011 at KirDevries
We had WAY too much fun making this video. Who knew “beer floats” had so many fun and delicious possibilities! If you’ve never entertained the idea (and you like beer) please experiment with beer floats. It really is a great... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2011 at KirDevries
I can never resist deveilled eggs but they can certainly be "ho hum" or "spectacular" and this receipe is truly spectacular. This unique twist on devilled eggs is both savory and beautiful. The bright colors of the yellow egg yolks,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2011 at KirDevries
I can not stress enough the difference in taste that I discovered between the local free range eggs that I purchased and those purchased at the grocery store. It's nothing short of astonishing! I strongly encourage everyone to explore local... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2011 at KirDevries
Artichoke Tuna salad... love it or leave it? Well spring has sprung and it’s time to start thinking about picnics, healthy lunches and fresh new recipe ideas! Join the lunch fun on our Facebook page and you could win a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2011 at KirDevries
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Having a master’s degree in art, I suppose it’s only natural that I’m obsessed with all things color and design. I love to follow the color trends and am more excited than ever about the new color trends for spring... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2011 at KirDevries
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If you love Will Ferrell Movies like I do you know this line… if not then let me assure you that I’m not actually taking crazy pills ;-). The fact of the matter is that Kir customers are the best... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2011 at KirDevries
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Rice molds are so much fun and ridiculously easy to use. The key is simply to begin with sticky rice. One option is to purchase sweet rice from your local Asian market. However with this easy to prepare sticky rice... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2011 at KirDevries
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Happy New Year. Here’s hoping that 2011 will be everything you want it to be and more! I’m excited to tell you about three big changes we have in store for you at Kir DeVries for early 2011. The first... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2011 at KirDevries
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I’m not a big fan of pre-prepared or packaged anything and dips are so easy to prepare from scratch that there is just no excuse not to. Case in point this amazing Dill Dip recipe. It’s easy, inexpensive and delightful.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2011 at KirDevries
A fun little clip to inspire you with creative ideas for using your veggie cutters for everyday cooking and snacking. Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2011 at KirDevries
What’s a party without music? It’s a bird with a broken wing I always say. Still you can’t just set one playlist on your ipod and whip it out for every gathering you have. Choose your playlist as carefully as... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2011 at KirDevries
New Year’s Eve parties are a great way to bring together friends and family from different parts of your life. With an eclectic group of people it’s key to find common ground and get the conversations flowing. Avoid the “so... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2010 at KirDevries