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About Deborah

Deborah Acquino is the owner of LotAspots, a company that sells children’s personalized accessories. Visit http://www.etsy.com/shop/candicenkatiesart to see the latest designs. She has 3 children and resides outside of Charleston, S.C. with her husband Chris and 2 dogs, Simon and Skippy.

It is not to soon to start thinking about the kids Thanksgiving table decorations. So many fond memories are created while the kids are allowed to set together at their own well dressed festive table. I came across a couple … Continue reading


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It is clear to see from birth that babies react to music. From lullaby’s to dance music, children will most times stop and really listen to the sounds of what the music is saying. My granddaughter who is now 11 mos. old LOVES to go to … Continue reading


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Fun Fall Hats For the Kids!

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Ahh…Just feel the fall crispness in the air!! I love this time of year. As much as we hate to see summer go, there is nothing like waking up to a clear cool morning, throwing on extra layers and going out … Continue reading


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Family Flock of Birds

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I fell in love with these wooden handmade birds I found on Etsy in a shop called Annawiscombe.  Anna lives in London and hand carves and paints these lovely family of birds. How adorable would they be displayed on your … Continue reading


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Color My World

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The rain has been coming down here for a couple of days and I am in the mood for some bright colors today!! I found some really fun things on Etsy that will brighten any ones day! Check out these … Continue reading


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It is time for back to school shopping!! Most kids (not all) find this an exciting time of year! New clothes and school supplies! Although it is  hard to say good bye to summer, finding new and fun items is a sure … Continue reading


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Fun Finds For Summer Camping

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Camping season is in full swing. Time to send off our little campers for an adventure they soon won’t forget. Whether you are sending your little ones off to camp or taking a family camping trip together, check out some … Continue reading


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Girly Monkey Nursery Decor

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In honor of Bethenny Frankel’s  Little monkey nursery for Bryn, I gathered a few girly monkey accessories from Etsy to share with you.Pinkandbluebaby Yes Monkey’s are super cute for girls too!!Antiqueorvintagenew Littlepergola Candicenkatiesart


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Perfect Baby Diaper Caddies

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Every day I work with new moms-to-be on designing the perfect wall letters for their new nursery. I receive pictures from them of their nursery’s in progress and I am always amazed with how they pull everything together right down to the … Continue reading


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Creative Nursery Mobiles

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Round and round they go!!! Mobiles are a must for your babies nursery! They love them and will stare at a bright colorful mobile forever.  I did a search on Etsy for some unique shops that create handmade mobiles and yet … Continue reading


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