And They Say One Vote Doesn't Count
With one glorious vote we have a name for our dear cupcake horse. Thanks to noteb and his voting powers in this democratic nation his name is Teabiscuit. Hurray! Now we can all say one vote can really make a difference.
Flower Nerd Alert
I’m a bit of a how do you say flower nerd. I love plants and flowers so much that I follow a few wedding blogs because I just adore looking at the beautiful flowers. Yes, I still look at these wedding blogs even though anyone who sees me on them has a tendency to say “oh you’re looking to get married then, eh?” to which I have to say no it’s just one of the best...
Spread The News
Instead of saying “oh snap” I’ve started saying “oh red snapper.” Instead of saying “zing!” I’ve started saying “lemon zinger!”
A Wise Man
A wonderful quote from a wonderful person.
A Little Gem For You
Today re-purposed some old comp I once did for something. Feel free to enjoy with biscuit.
instead of saying jk as a shortened version of just kidding i like to say JK Rowling.
I'm The Mayor Of This Park
thanks foursquare. thanks finger for the excessive check-in rate.
Like A Centaur, Only Not
Made by me. Vote on his name: a. Cakery (submitted by mel) b. Teabiscut (submitted by alper)
The Wilder Frontier
I made this to make myself laugh. It worked.
David Carson TED Talk
I created this after listening to David Carson’s TED talk.
My sister recently told me that when I was little I used try to hid my love for horses from my sisters. Apparently, I didn’t want anyone to know how much I loved horses. And man, I really loved horses. I remember one year on my birthday my family had gotten me a whole bunch of plastic horse toys. They lined them all up in the hallway and I walked out in the morning to see all my new horse...
"Good things come out of imcomprehension"
Maria Kalman has her Various Illuminations (of a Crazy World) is currently at the Contemporary Jewish Museum. I’m going to go and check it out this week. I went to the CJM website and looked at the “In the news” section to see what people thought of the exhibit. I really think ZEEK said it best:
a week in photo review
i made some delicious mint iced tea and put them in recycled french lemonade bottles. the bottles made everything so fancy. yesterday it was sunny in august in san francisco. had to capture that rare sighting. walking through chinatown yesterday i realized that even though i’ve lived in the city for two years i’ve never actually taken a picture of chinatown. so i did. on my way...
i go there sometimes in my dreams
there is this place i go to sometimes in my dreams that doesn’t exist in the real world, and i went back there a few nights ago. it was just as beautiful as i remembered. it’s been a while since i had been back and i started going there when i was quite young. a few things were different but it was the same place. a wide open pasture this time with a small garden with corn growing in...
from her book make it bigger
i'll take balloons for 1000
i adore hot air balloons. they are so colorful, wonderful and delightful. i want to be in the middle of a ballooning extravaganza in the middle of a giant field right now. that would be nice. credits: left to right. top to bottom here here here here here
new addition to the TOMS collection
A Craigslist Gem
My friend Mel sent this to me. All I can say is it wasn’t me:
I crafted a little lemon shark for you.
Just some of my favorite shots from the past week and it turns out my family members have great eyes.
While I was out on holiday typestaches went naners! And with the SF Renegade Craft Fair, the poster got into the hands of many typestache loving folk. I wish I could have been there say thanks to all who purchased one. So if you have purchased one or blogged about the poster thank you so much. I never thought that what started as a wine and cheese party invitation would turn into delight for all...