Blue and gray

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Happy Wednesday! I hope your week is going well.  Are you starting to feel the holiday pressure coming on?  I have been feeling it big time this week for some reason.  I’m starting to feel like the next 6 weeks are going to go in the blink of an eye. Crazy!  I have been having … Read more

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Saturday shopping november 3rd

Best Weekend Sales and Shopping

Ok folks, we are in full gift buying, holiday mode and lucky for us, so are the shops.  I don’t want to freak you out, but there are only 7 more Saturdays until Christmas.  YIKES!  Here’s a round up of the best weekend sales and some of my favorite things that make great gift items.  … Read more

Saturday shopping november 3rd
Pink peppermints picks oct 31st

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Happy Halloween!  This is one of my favorite days of the year.  I’m so excited it’s here!  The close of today also means that we are officially into Christmas season in my book…so you may see a Christmas decoration creeping into this week’s Pink Peppermint’s Picks.  Also, over the next several weeks I will gear … Read more

Pink peppermints picks oct 31st
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Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Happy Wednesday!!  We are heading into fall full speed around here…it’s been in the 60s the last couple of days and is getting dark earlier and earlier.  The leaves are turning all kinds of gorgeous colors and I have to admit, this Southern California girl is kind of marveling in it. You’ll see the cooler … Read more

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Pink peppermints picks oct 10 2018

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Happy Wednesday!  It is cold and dreary here today.  Snow has started falling in the mountains up above us and all I can think about it staying warm, dry and cozy.  You’ll definitely see that reflected in this week’s Pink Peppermint’s Picks! 😉 . I hope you enjoy them!  As always, affiliate links are included, … Read more

Pink peppermints picks oct 10 2018
Best weekend sales october 6th

The Best Weekend Sales and Deals

Hooray for the weekend and an extra hooray for the Friends and Family sales this time of year!  I like to be considered a friend when it comes to getting great deals! 😉 More and more stores seem to be catching on to this idea and not wanting to be left out of the fun, … Read more

Best weekend sales october 6th
Featured hilarious halloween costumes for dogs

Cutest Halloween Costumes for Dogs

I admit it, I have become one of “those” people. Yes, the kind that buys costumes for their dog. Ever since Jack joined our family earlier this year it’s been almost like having a new baby…and now, a toddler that walks around without a diaper on and speaks only Chinese. 😉  He has doctors appointments … Read more

Featured hilarious halloween costumes for dogs
Pink peppermints picks sept 12th

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Happy Wednesday everyone! I am happy to be back in a regular routine with the kids and it’s hard to believe that Andy has already been back in school for nearly a month now. Time really does fly! I have been decorating for Halloween…I know…so early, and trying to get back on track with getting … Read more

Pink peppermints picks sept 12th
4th of july sales

Stars, Stripes and Sales! All the Best 4th of July Sales

It’s only fitting that when there is a birthday to celebrate, you buy presents.  So, it’s time to celebrate the good old USA and buy yourself something fun!  Fortunately, stores love to celebrate too, so here’s a list of all the best 4th of July Sales to make finding a deal a breeze!  Click on … Read more

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Pink peppermints picks june 6th

Father’s Day Gift Guide and Ideas : Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Shopping for Father’s Day gifts? A great dad deserves a fantastic present, and yet they can be pretty impossible to buy for. This is the year you’ll find something perfect for him.  From traveling to ties, we’ve got Father’s Day gift ideas covered for the main man in your life.  A father’s day gift guide … Read more

Pink peppermints picks june 6th
Spring kitchen tour 4 1

Memorial Day Weekend Sales – The Best Deals Around

I have been waiting for this weekend for weeks!  I have so many things I need to buy for the house, and there is no better time to do it than when I can save some serious money!  That just means I can buy more! 😉 Memorial Day Weekend sales are the best if you’re … Read more

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Ppp may 23rd

Pink Peppermint’s Picks: Patriotic Edition

It’s the first official weekend of summer this weekend and I couldn’t be more excited!  I have been counting down the days…not just because it means the beginning of summer and that school is almost out, but because I have several things on my wishlist that I have been waiting for this weekend to buy.  … Read more

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Pink peppermints picks may 10th

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Happy Thursday!  I’m a day late with this week’s Pink Peppermint’s Picks, but hopefully that’s ok!  I’ve made them extra good to make up for it. 😉 We are heading into summer full speed around here…it’s been in the 80s the last couple of days and is now staying light until well after 8pm…I love … Read more

Pink peppermints picks may 10th
Pink peppermints picks april 25th

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Believe it or not, it’s time to start thinking about Mother’s day! Yikes!  Honestly, where does the time go?  I feel like I was just putting together a New Year’s Eve party!  Next week we’ll do a great round up of all the things mom wants, but today I added a few fun ones too, … Read more

Pink peppermints picks april 25th
Pink peppermints picks march 14th

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

I am late getting this week’s edition of Pink Peppermint’s Picks up today…a crazy travel schedule this week has me at home for just over 36 hours…while I love it…it’s also a bit overwhelming! I always think that if I just had a solid, uninterrupted week at home I could accomplish SO much…but I also … Read more

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Pink peppermints picks march 7th

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Happy Wednesday!  The sun is shining and we are only a few days away from daylight savings time.  While it hasn’t gotten a whole lot warmer around here, the extra hour of light will sure help the mood.  We are officially headed into spring!  Not surprisingly, there are a few things on this week’s list … Read more

Pink peppermints picks march 7th
Pink peppermints picks feb 28th

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

I am having Way too much fun putting these posts together each week.  I get excited to search for things each week and share them with you!  Here are this week’s picks… 🙂 OK, let me first start by saying that I am TOTALLY not a techie person.  I never have to have the latest … Read more

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Pink peppermints picks feb 21st

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

It’s funny how when you have a weekly thing that you do the weeks seem to go even faster! I feel like I was just putting together all of my favorite’s for Valentine’s Day and now that has come and gone and it’s time to start thinking spring! I don’t know why, but once Valentine’s … Read more

Pink peppermints picks feb 21st
Pink peppermints picks feb 14th

Pink Peppermint’s Picks- Valentine Edition

Happy Valentine’s Day!  This might sound a bit silly, but one reason I love Valentine’s Day is because I feel like I have a little extra reason to treat myself to something fun. lol!  I’m sure John loves that too. 😉 Here are my picks for this week…and you can treat yourself too. 😉 I … Read more

Pink peppermints picks feb 14th
Ppp jan 24

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

It’s time for another edition of Pink Peppermint’s Picks and boy is there some cute stuff this week! (well, at least I think so! ;)) . It’s no secret that I am on a major hunt for all kinds of home stuff, so obviously a few fun home decor items made the list, along with … Read more

Ppp jan 24
The giving manger

The Giving Manger: A Beautiful Christmas Tradition

Each year I really try to find  a way to help my kids and our family celebrate the true reason for the Christmas season.  It can be hard to get kids and even us adults sometimes to remember that Christmas is more than just pretty decorations, fun gift lists, parties and yummy food.  Affiliate links … Read more

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Nine essential christmas albums

9 Christmas Albums that Will Make Your Days Merry and Bright

When do you start listening to Christmas music in your house?  Growing up my dad had a strict rule that there was no Christmas music until after Thanksgiving dinner was eaten.  It used to drive me crazy…especially since they started playing Christmas music on the radio in the middle of November!  It obviously wasn’t a … Read more

Nine essential christmas albums
Pink peppermint prints

Do You Know About Pink Peppermint Prints?

I don’t really talk about it much here on the blog, but I’m about to embark on something exciting that I’ve been wanting to do for a LONG time, so I thought it was about time I introduced Pink Peppermint Prints here.  I have owned the Pink Peppermint Prints Etsy shop since 2011 and been … Read more

Pink peppermint prints
Chobani 15

Best Memorial Day Weekend Sales : Favorite Sale Picks

Happy Memorial Day Weekend!  I hope you are kicking things off this Saturday morning by relaxing and enjoying some time with friends and family.  We spent a wild night in LA last night, so we are definitely lounging around this morning…which means one thing for me…online shopping!  Memorial Day Weekend not only means the beginning … Read more

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Halloween 121

The Best Halloween Costumes and Deals for the Family

Do you like to dress up for Halloween, or is that reserved strictly for your kids?  I have been searching for the best halloween costumes, and is it just me, or do you blush when you are shopping for Halloween costumes…especially once you get into the teen and women’s costumes?  Seriously…what is up with the … Read more

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Shelfie 1

Friday Favorites: August 19th Edition

Happy weekend!  I could not be more excited to see this week come to an end.  What is it about the first week of school that seems to drag on for ever and ever?  We are all pretty wiped around here.  Getting back into a routine is just exhausting for some reason, so we are … Read more

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Console header

Friday Finds: Great Sale Deals this Weekend

Do you have fun plans this weekend?  We’re headed to the beach for a picnic tonight (yes, it is that warm here right now!  I am praying for some rain soon!) and tomorrow is calling for some serious retail therapy.  I’ve been working on updating my home accessories and bringing in new pieces throughout the … Read more

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Farmhouse style collage header

The Target Industrial Collection: Farmhouse Industrial Style

I have been fighting the urge to go to Target for so long.  Everyone has been asking me “have you seen their new collection?” and it’s been killing me.  Well, my will power finally gave out and I had to go see for myself.  Oh, man!  It is SO good.  I want everything, but I’ve … Read more

Farmhouse style collage header
Designers favorite decor for less

Interior Designer’s Favorite Decor for Less

The more I shop for clients the more I challenge myself to find the best deals. It’s like a scavenger hunt with a really great reward at the end. 😉 It’s often hard to find the gorgeous products you see online in all of the designer home photos on Instagram and Pinterest. Unless you are … Read more

Designers favorite decor for less