Monthly Archives: February 2014

6 Lovely Things This Week (2.28.14)

Maryland Bloggers’ Group This week, I hosted the first get-together of 2014 for a blogger group run by Fadra of All Things Fadra consisting of many of my favorite Maryland and Frederick food, lifestyle, and video writers/bloggers.  For me, there’s nothing better than a room full of people who are doing things and doing things they LOVE […]

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Ice Cream Sandwiches and The Catwalk

I don’t want to bore my east coast readers with a diabtribe of how depressing it gets when it snows as much as it has this year.  As someone who is normally delighted and fascinated with snow (as a native Arizonan), the process of continually closing daycares at the slightest prediction of flaky white, leaving […]

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8 Lovely Things This Week (2.14.14)

(1) Hosting the long-awaited hot air balloon baby shower for my darling friend and mama-to-be,   My darling friend Angela is expecting her baby girl next month, and this Pink and Gold affair complete with DIY hot air balloons provided the proper entryway for her sweet baby’s arrival. (2) Valentine’s (burlesque) brunch with the girls, […]

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Hot Air Balloon Baby Shower in Pink and Gold

“The Eye Has to Travel” -Diana Vreeland I’ve referenced the hot air balloon baby shower I’ve been planning for my darling friend Angela so many times now, all that’s left is to show you the pictures.  If viewing photos of cupcakes from 5 different angles doesn’t excite you, go here. The mama-to-be chose pink and […]

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9 Lovely Things About This Week

1- Putting the final touches on the hot air balloon baby shower I’m planning for this Saturday, 2-Starting the online class Life Scripted with Kal Barteski through Studio Calico.  I made this little sign for the baby shower on Saturday, 3-Leaving work early to get a delicious sushi-making lesson from my darling friend Mari and her sweet […]

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Me Hungry

I pieced together for this little video (only 30 seconds) from a day when Judah and I were home together last week, after school was cancelled due to snow.  I am usually sitting at my computer in my office (i.e., craft room) so the vantage point is always the same when I get a “drive-by” […]

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Homemade Valentine’s: I Love You Because…

I’m back in Maryland this week after a low-key weekend in NYC to visit the Martha Stewart offices (post coming soon).  My husband decided, at the last minute, to join me for a lovely weekend away.  But, at the last minute, a relentless virus decided it wanted to come too and so, my husband was […]

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