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Category: Fancy Files

Fancy Pencils

  My kids have a full week of school under their belts.  All those fresh new binders and composition notebooks are labeled and have begun to take on the challenges of 5th, 8th, 9th, and 11th grade. I’m sure they will be filled with essential knowledge throughout this school year and studied throughly before every test.  I’m also sure they will be doodled on, spilled on and shoved in the dark…

What Makes It Fancy?

Yesterday in my Roll Out The Welcome Mat post I mentioned sharing my fancy files. Here’s what that means. I like nice things.  I like simple things that are pretty and practical. It makes me happy to find just the right pen, a candle I love, cleaning supplies that smell good, or a really good piece of chocolate.  Life is fancier when you use a cloth napkin, a pretty teacup, or wear your…