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Something to Marvel About…

Made especially for sci-fi fiction gal fans…  Finally wears which are feminine and cute, if that’s what you’ve been looking for!  With all the hype surrounding the recent The Avengers: Age of Ultron movie, I wanted to attend the viewing in style :)! I’m not the biggest Black Widow fan so I suggested to Her …

Home & Garden Special Projects

My Favorite Nursery Mail-Order Companies

While I’m a big supporter of local nurseries/small businesses, sometimes I’m seeking particular plants that my nursery doesn’t normally stock or sold out of which forces me to seek out mail order companies.  Late into the growing season, I was inspired to build up my largely ignored shade garden.  For years I believed that only …

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Planning for Spring…

My Success Choice Planner has inspired me to make earlier plans for my Spring garden (perennial and planter).  It’s the perfect activity to enliven the typical idyllness of midwinter and to look forward to yet another exciting growing season!  My favorites are wildflower seed packets, but unfortunately, I have not had much luck with them.  …

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Life-Savers: Bookends for Heavy Duty Standards

My husband found these bookends online for me.  They are a real gem of a find too because I was using regular metal bookends (which can be purchased at Staples, etc.) for my shelving.  Honestly they didn’t work out too well due to the large number of binders I keep and were also less appealing …

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My First Bonsai Project

My first bonsai was a Christmas gift juniper from my husband’s relatives.  I would love to switch out my current blue ceramic pot (pictured below) with a 5.5 in-6 in The Intelligent Plant Light/Timely Lighting Care pot.  Following a re-decoration similar to my friend’s potted plant (also pictured below).  I prefer a traditional ceramic bonsai …

Fashion Special Projects

Alternative Apparel & Allison Sudol Collab

Allison Sudol of A Fine Frenzy recently tweeted about her collab with Alternative Apparel (which produced three lovely designs; bear, tugboat, and tree).  On closer examination, I think this project was back in August 2011 and in very limited supply.  I ordered the tee with the cute tugboat design (the only one left I was …

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Panasonic Lumix G3 Camera

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G3 16 MP Micro Four-Thirds Interchangeable Lens Camera 3-Inch Free-Angle Touch-Screen LCD 14-42mm Lumix G VARIO f/3.5-5.6 Lens ————— I was so ecstatic when I received my Panasonic Lumix G3 back in the end of July!  Sorry this post is so late but I’ve been spending time bonding with it =).  So far …

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Hallmark Limited Edition Ornaments

I’ve been trying to wrap up my stocking-stuffer shopping for this year at Hallmark and Pier 1.  I have many people to shop for.  I found this sweet little 2011 limited edition cupcake ornament at my local Hallmark and discovered that they began their holiday cupcake series last year.  I was off to search on …

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Special Projects: Brooklyn Art House Co-op’s The Sketchbook Project 2011

My sketchbook entitled, Book of Simple Pleasures: Happy Thoughts, will be part of The Sketchbook Project’s exhibition tour making its way across the country. After the tour, it will enter into the permanent collection of The Brooklyn Art Library, where it will be barcoded and available for the public to view. TBAL is creating a …

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NYCupcake’s Pampered Ponies Spa

Lickety-Split was part of my first batch of spa-goers.  She signed up for “the works”/Day of Beauty Deluxe Package  =)); and for good reason… Her spa package included a shampooing, deep conditioning, luxury bath, and hairstyling, with no symbol touch-ups needed. *Special thanks to my husband who photographed LS (excluding first two pictures, which were …