Showing posts from November, 2011

Patchwork festival finds

I got some goodies on Sunday. Check out these cool hairpins and silver necklace. Can't wait to wear these.

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Patchwork festival - 11/27

There's a cool festival happening in Santa Ana tomorrow. Local artisans and food trucks, oh my!

Follow @patchworkshow for more details.

More info:
Patchwork show

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Black Friday - children's place & gap

Use web code "THANKS" to get 20% off on children's place online. Code expires 11/23.

If twitter is correct, gap will be offering not 50% off their store but 60%. Whooee!

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Uniqlo in LA?

Just read my Racked LA newsletter and they said Uniqlo is coming to LA. If the report is true, I would be all over it.

My hubby bought me and baby all this great leggings and socks from Uniqlo Tokyo last week. Whoo hoo!

More info:
Racked LA

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Fashion Island tree lighting -11/19

Tonight at 6pm, there will be a tree lighting ceremony and special Disney characters performance. Ooh la la!

More info:
Fashion Island link

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Joovy and jujubee sample sale 11/19

Hurry, sale ends at 2pm PST! We shopped at this Irvine sample sale and got a new stroller and diaper bag for a great price.

More info:
Warehouse sale info

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Versace for H&M

The Cut tweeted about Versace for H&M today and made me laugh.

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Farm to truck challenge- 11/19

I was driving home and saw a sign for SOCO's farm to truck challenge happening November 19 from 9am to 2pm. The concept sounds cool where trucks create a food from items from the farmers market.

More info:
Saturday night foodies link

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Basq NYC

I read about celebs loving Basq beauty products on People today and checked out their site. Their resilient body oil and cucumber eye gel look great. I'll have to give it a try soon.

More info:
Basq NYC

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I can't live without remember the milk iPhone app. It manages my to dos and let's me easily postpone them or mark complete. A must have!

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A Taste of Fall Event -11/11

Xanh Bistro will be participating in a food event tonight in Irvine called A Taste of Fall Event features sustainable menu.

More info:
0C Weekly

Star Boutique 12/02

Eye and Feel Of Design
Star Boutique

Friday, December 2, 2011
4pm to 9pm

Fountain Valley residence
16449 Filbert Street
Fountain Valley, CA

Featuring homemade local artisans like Etsy products

Free admission
Cash only please
Feel free to bring a canned good to donate to His Hands Service

Interested in becoming a vendor?
Vendor deadline fast approaching


Dj themed shower

We attended a baby shower yesterday. My friend is a dj so used this theme throughout. Don't you love the turntable cake and dj cupcake? Soo cute!

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Food trend at colleges?

I read this interesting Article about how college campuses are redoing their food options. It's about time. I know when I went to school I never liked the cafeteria food. Blaachhh! Bravo to college campuses who pay attention to students' needs.

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Book launch & talk -11/19

Got this email announcement and definitely had to share.


Vanishing Filipino Americans: The Bridge Generation
By Peter Jamero

Booklaunching and Talk
Saturday, November 19, 2011
2:30pm - 4:30pm

Carson Public Library
151 E. Carson Street
Carson, CA 90745
(310) 830-0901

Documentation of Filipino American history is largely limited to the Manong Generation that immigrated to the US in the early 1900s. Their second-generation children -- the Bridge Generation -- are now in their sixties, seventies, and eighties; however, the literature is silent regarding their life in America. Vanishing Filipino Americans explores the Bridge Generation's growing up years; their maturation as participants in Filipino youth clubs; their development of a unique subculture; their civic participation; and their triumphs and struggles in America's workforce. Jamero begins the process of documenting the experiences and contributions of these second-generation Filipino Americans, addressing a significant…

Makeup tips

I love getting my Goop newsletter. This edition had makeup tips. I love makeup tips and tutorials. She has a transition from day to night look which I love.

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