diy twine light (finished!)

We finally finished that DIY twine light and wow, it actually worked! Maybe it's because I let it dry for, oh, three months while it sat in our front closet. The neutral colors in the room make it...

blt sandwich

What is better in August than a BLT sandwich? Growing up, we always enjoyed eating these sandwiches when the tomatoes from the garden were fresh. My job would usually be to toast and butter the...

angela liguori

Angela Liguori's shop is full of so many pretty things: paper, cotton ribbons, hand bound books, stationery, twine...See all of it here. (photos: angela liguori found via beautiful paper) And her...

weekend inspiration

Blog: The New Domestic, a new-to-me site found through papernstitch. Food, crafts, decorating - Nerissa Goco & Peter Hoang definitely make domestic life look blissful, not to mention their blog...

weekend inspiration

It's bittersweet that this is the last weekend in July already. We plan to enjoy it as much as possible, starting with a do-over of the concert in the park & Eastern market (it rained last...

shop preview & happy weekend

Here's a preview of the new Hooray shop, which is going live on Monday at noon. I've added new products and will be running the shop through big cartel (I'll still be on etsy, too, but with big...