To the dismay of many of my more “foodie” readers, I rarely highlight tasty treats on these pages. However, I couldn’t resist the temptation to share these amazingly graphic masterpieces! These stunningly styled cakes, cookies and cupcakes are made by Modern Bite, a Los Angeles bakery that brings an artistic flair to their savory goods. (As always, click to shop!)
Trying to buy music at Colette in Paris can be dodgy business. I had what I thought would be a perfectly good CD in my hand, when clever sales person approached. Maintaining intense eye contact, he slipped the aforementioned CD out of my hand and replaced it with this one. Then gave a single nod as if to say “vous me remercierez plus tard” (you’ll thank me later) and off he went. I’ve been thanking him ever since. Your Head is On Fire by Broken Bells from their self titled album, 2010.
Spring has sprung, and many of us are looking for a simple way to re-engerize our decor without breaking the bank. A zesty zip of vibrant color and bold pattern might do the trick nicely. Atlanta’s Skoope Home makes it easy to update what you’ve already got with their energetic textile collection.
In honor of Earth Day (which is Sunday, April 22), I thought I’d share a couple creative videos about being “green” to celebrate this spectacular planet of ours.
It’s tote season. One might consider a new companion to accompany you to the farmers’ market, the beach, a picnic, or a mini road trip. Here are a few of my favorites to get you in the mood to partake of spring’s little moments. (As always, click to shop!)