Archive | August, 2012

HOME + GARDEN, ORGANIZING | August 28, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

Tea Towel Tote Bag Tutorial

DIY tea towel tote bag

photos: tote bags made with the tea towels from The Curiosity Shoppe at Target collection It is a fast and easy sewing project that you can do for yourself or make a provision for your hostess or housewarming gift stash. You can use a brand new tea towel or go with a vintage tea towel that [...]

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE | August 28, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

The Curiosity Shoppe at Target Collection

the curiosity shoppe at target

photo by Nikki Ritcher  for Anthology magazine at the launch party The Shops at Target is an innovative collaboration project with small boutiques that Target launched in May 2012. The program enables small business owners to sell a collection of products created for Target but at the image of their brand stand. That provides great exposure for the [...]

FAMILY, LIVING with kids | August 20, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

Parenting Tips: How I Get My Baby to Sleep All Night

How to get my baby to sleep through the night?

My husband and I are the lucky parents of a loving baby that sleeps all night since he is 3-week old. We can’t take all the credits since Zack arrived from his 3-week hospital stay this way. At four weeks, Zack made us understand that he didn’t want us to wake him anymore for feeding. [...]

FOOD + DRINK, RESTAURANTS, Uncategorized | August 16, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

On The Road iPhone/iPad App from Food Network

food network on the road app

US Fans of in Food Network will be glad to know about this new free iPhone and iPad app. There are roughly 3,000 U.S. restaurants, food trucks and hot spots that you can search by chef, TV show, city, type of food from Food Network On The Road app. The app can help you decide where [...]

FAMILY, GAMES and Toys

August 14, 2012 | by Kim

Kim Loves: Permafrost Wooden Toys

permafrost wooden toys for the nordic identity exhibition

photography by Johan Holmquist These toys caught my eye the moment I spotted them at MoCo Loco. I love the shapes and how you [...]

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BABY care, FAMILY

August 14, 2012 | by Kim

Baby Food: Essentiels to Make Your Own Baby...

baby food

photo of my son at 7 months after a meal Introducing a baby to solids can be challenging for new moms. After [...]

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE

August 12, 2012 | by Kim

Cute Aprons for the Stylish Cook, Baker or...

aprons for the hostess at anthropologie

Mix, Cook and Serve apron | Bright Kitchen apron – both by Ladelle I was overdue for an apron showcase. I usually opt for [...]

COCKTAILS + wine, FOOD + DRINK

August 10, 2012 | by Kim

Celebrate London 2012 with Girlie Gin...

girlie gin cocktails

photos: Maxime Juneau for At Home with Kim Vallee Add style to your closing ceremony get together by serving a bronze, silver [...]

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CAKES + desserts, ENTERTAINING

August 9, 2012 | by Kim

Asplund Cookie Tray

Asplund Cookie Tray

Asplund Cookie Tray $185 USD at Huset With the big Holiday season that is only a few months away, it’s best to [...]

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