Oct 28, 2010

Well folks, I’m geeking out. I just found out that Matthew’s choral program has been asked to come perform at the Lincoln Center in NYC in May- and that I get to go too! Top 3 Reasons why this is so AMAZING: 1. One of my dearest friends in the world lives there. And I […]

A Fall-ish Glance

Oct 27, 2010

With the high being 37 degrees today, snow isn’t far off…. and we’re enjoying fall while we can!

Office Makeover

Oct 25, 2010

As some of you know, I’ve been on a quest to perfect our office/art room space. But I’ve decided to give up – give up, and just move in to Michelle’s house. Check out this fabulously inspirational yellow office! Do you think she’d be okay with it?! 🙂 Be sure to check out the rest […]

Cranberry Tart

Oct 24, 2010

Okay, I realize this will be my second Tart recipe post in just as many days. My excuse is that with the pouring rain and roaring fire – I really haven’t wanted to venture out. As I type the wind is howling, and I have a feeling that snow might not be too far off. […]

My Music Man

Oct 24, 2010

Here are a few photos from a shoot we did for Matthew recently – my very own crazy-handsome music man. with love, j

Rustic Apple Tart

Oct 22, 2010

sorry about the less than ideal picture – it was late! This time of year people are baking some pretty scary things. Log on to Epicurious, Food Network, Martha, or the like, and you’ll find “Bloody Finger” cookies, Eyeball Cupcakes, and Brain Jello. Yikes. While I’m not against others enjoying Halloween-inspired culinary creations, they’re really […]

A Handmade Touch

Oct 20, 2010

via As October comes to a close, I am getting more  and more excited for Christmas.  Christmastime means family, friends, games, The Tree,  sparkling lights, carols and gifts.  This Holiday Season we are flying down to Southern California to see our wonderfully missed family – and I can’t wait. I’ve already started brainstorming about how […]


Oct 19, 2010

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Weekend Waffles

Oct 16, 2010

I’m about to make an overarching statement about a very delicious culinary wonder.  I’m of the opinion that waffles should be their own food group.   I haven’t always been on the waffle bandwagon, but after my purchase of a darling yet aged waffle iron a couple months ago, I have re-fallen in love with the […]

I always have a million project ideas floating around in my head – homemade gifts, custom mailing labels, making a shower curtain out of my millions of scraps of fabric – and I finally decided to conquer one of them. Since getting a grown-up camera (yay!) I’ve wanted to find a cute camera strap to […]