i never amounted to much

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(photo from liberypost.com)

in terms of things like acquisitions or holdings, real estate or art, assets, jewlery…kids even.

but i still having everything.

happy birthday dad! you and mom mean everything to me!

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allposters.com

hey guys! day 3 of my regime…(i was really inspired by diet tribe)!

i guess by now you’ve heard about the closing of so many magazines? i wish they’d keep the domino website up. sort of like a wickipedia reference where people could contribute content or something. online. i’m not sure why companies are closing instead of downsizing or just moving online.

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dominomag.com

maybe everyone will showcase their own home.

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like this post by rachel ashwell. just detail shots of imperfections at home

shabbychic.blogspot.com

maybe i’ll give it a harder try!

January 30, 2009. Uncategorized.

19 Comments

  1. FrenchBlue & Co. replied:

    Jewel…YOU are FULL OF RICHES!! In fact the richest one I know. You have everything that matters… especially where we come from :) Your Dad’s gift is priceless! HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAD!!

  2. theparisapartment replied:

    dewdrop! thanks for saying such sweet things. i have all that and YOU too!

  3. My Melange replied:

    Oh no. Domino is closing? I *love* that mag!!! What else is closing?? Happy b-day to your Dad!!!

  4. Judith replied:

    I was wondering the SAME thing, why don’t they make some changes and give it a fighting try!?! So sad. Anyway, Happy Birthday Dad!
    Have a wonderful day Claudia!
    xoxo
    Judith~

  5. theparisapartment replied:

    exactly! as long as there are sales it’s a business, so why not just be a 3 million dollar biz instead of 5 or whatever?

  6. angela replied:

    The problem is, my bed NEVER looks that good when I don’t make it. Trust me, I’ve tried to make it work.

  7. theparisapartment replied:

    yeah, i sure know what you mean. lately my unmade bed makes me nuts so i’m always making it first thing in the am. maybe shabby chic linens really do work, i think those are rachel’s own design!

  8. Joy replied:

    You’ve amounted to a lot in your parent’s eyes I am sure! (as well as all of your loyal followers of course)

    Happy Birthday Claudia’s Dad!

    Joy
    xo

  9. theparisapartment replied:

    shucks, joy, the ‘rents and the bloggers are my favorite people anyhow!

  10. petunia replied:

    It’s what we give of ourselves to others, not what we accummulate that matters in the end. Things come and go. Gifts of the heart are forever. so I’m thinking you’re s rich as a princess in her castle. Happy Birthday to your Papa!

  11. theparisapartment replied:

    here here! a toast to us all who have nothing!

  12. Lucy replied:

    You’ve got so much to be proud of and you’re so talented- and by the looks of it; you make our day so much brighter too!

  13. theparisapartment replied:

    well now THAT makes me feel good, thank you josephine! i feel the same way about you too!

  14. Pamela replied:

    I’ve so enjoyed spending time tonight catching up on all your latest posts!! So many lovely things to look at, so many lovely new places to visit. And, you are a dear to mention Edward and me as well!!

    Happy Birthday to your Dad! I know he’s beyond proud of you. And Rachel’s unmade bed looks charming,….but, I prefer actually crawling into one that’s neater!! Crazy, but true.

  15. Carolyn Green replied:

    So sad when magazines are closing down and it is a pity they couldn’t ride it out.

    Happy Birthday to your Dad and isn’t it great that they mean everything to you and your Parents must be proud of you.

    Have a great weekend.

    Hugs
    Carolyn

  16. le petit cabinet de curiosites replied:

    joyeux anniversaire to your daddy!

  17. Vicki Archer replied:

    Hello Claudia,
    I finally posted the award you so graciously gave me so check out French Essence – enjoy your weekend xv

  18. Isa replied:

    Happy Birthday to your Dad, Claudia! …and you have the riches that I value most. :)

    How’s this for irony? I just won a subscription to Domino a few days before they announced they were closing. :(

  19. theparisapartment replied:

    ain’t life grand?

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