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Timor’s Modern Family

I first discovered Timor’s dolls on her Etsy shop. I thought they were charming and fun and would make for great gifts. But then I kept thinking about them—all of them—going back to Timor’s shop over the course of days and weeks.

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Modern Menorahs

We rounded up a beautiful selection of modern menorahs for Chanukah. They’re so lovely you’ll want to keep them displayed all year long.

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Beautiful Bags Without the Guilt

We love these sustainable, ethical and cruelty free bags by Freedom of Animals. We’d love them even if they weren’t good for us.  Plus they’re made in the U.S.  A beautiful bag and no guilt?  What could be better?    

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My Favorite New Apple Cake

She calls it a pie. I call it a cake – my favorite new apple cake. I first discovered Monday Morning Cooking Club from an article in The Tablet. And then right away I ordered the book. It’s a great story. Seven years ago a group of women in Sydney decided to get together every Monday to cook with the intent to write and publish their own cookbook…

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Cooking with Balaboosta

I’ve been looking forward to the Balaboosta cookbook by Einat Admony all year. Balaboosta (for those who might not know) is a yiddish term for the perfect housewife, homemaker, mother, cook and hostess. Einat is a true Balaboosta!  In addition to her busy work life running her three New York acclaimed restaurants, she also cooks for…

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