Have you ever got a space decorated just so
, and then the realities of life take over--which for many of us include multi-colored plastic toys. Carrie from Lovely Etc. knows what I'm talking about. She was thrilled to find a little push car that her small son would love, but tells us there was just one small problem: it was ugly. "I am not delusional enough to think my thirteen month old could care less whether his toys are cute or not," she laughs, "but I know this thing is going to be hanging around our family room for many months."