Category Archives: Paper

Dandelion Chocolate Tasting

We had the pleasure of attending a private tasting at Dandelion Chocolate in San Francisco where Todd (co-founder) and Cynthia, from my favorite small-batch chocolate maker, gave a comprehensive tour of how they make chocolate. From sourcing cacao beans and sorting … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Social & Gummy Bears

To me, this was the perfect day and set up for a back-to-school ice-cream social. Our kids are spoiled having these awesome moms who put together such a fun and delicious event. I wanted to thank them but not with … Continue reading

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Short Reads: Pokemon, Jony Ive, Teens

Now that Game of Thrones finished for the season, I’m starting my summer reading with “A Song of Ice and Fire: Book One”. Let’s be honest, if you have read George R.R. Martin’s prose, you know it might be winter … Continue reading

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Last-Minute DIY Valentine’s Day Cards

I was shopping, very late in the game, only to find that our local Paper Source was sold out of the Valentine’s Day card kit that my daughter requested. Time was ticking so I decided to create our own cards… … Continue reading

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Minnie & Emma and Veuve Clicquot

Just in time to spruce up your holiday packaging, Veuve Clicquot has teamed up with Minnie & Emma to create a super-chic limited-edition entertaining collection. It’s the ultimate personalized gift for your favorite bubble-loving hostess… or you. From notecards to coasters, … Continue reading

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Following 5 Topics & 5 Blogs

Blogging 101: Assignment #3 Begin following five topics and five blogs. 5 Topics that interest me… Charcuterie (and other good food) Kids Fashion Photography Typography Modern & Sustainable Design 5 New Blogs – exciting! Adventurous Glutton http://adventurousglutton.com/ Beyond Moda http://beyondmoda.com/Continue reading

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Quotes to Masterpieces

For fun, I pretend to work at an ad agency and insert one of my favorite quotes into Recite. Recite turns, even the simplest quote, into something you’d see in any pop culture media. Whether it’s a famous quote or something … Continue reading

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