I've been sewing for probably close to seventeen years now, wait, WHAT? How am I that old? My foray into the ancient practice began as a meager attempt to customize ill-fitting ironic thrift store t-shirts. It's been mostly a learn-as-you-go useful back-pocket skill ever since. Although, over the past several years I can't think of a single completed sartorial project, just a myriad of home decorating projects comprised of throw pillows and curtains and more throw pillows.Read More
Summer is open-air chats late into the night, crisp citrus flavored cocktails on patios, and far-reaching road trips, where destination is always secondary to journey.
Summer is freedom. You've made it through the winter malaise and spring's frenetic forecasts. It's time to take off your shoes, let your shoulders dip a bit, and breathe the smell of sun on your skin.Read More
I turned 29 and threw myself a party. The backstory is this: I love party-planning, prepping and general over-the-top celebrating. I'd also spent the last two months toiling to turn my dilapidated backyard into usable terrain. Naturally, I wanted to parade my efforts.Read More