Back to Etsy

** To give you a little context, it is a very good thing that for the last two months or so, none of my posts have made it passed ‘draft.’ They were all awful… full of emotional extremes. I am trying to install a rule for myself that I do not write complaints about my … More Back to Etsy

Stitching my Skirt

One of my favorite things to do on a Saturday morning is visit the fabric district nearĀ MontmartreĀ in Paris. The first time I went, it took me over an hour to get from the metro to this hidden street erupting with fabric. Colors are POURING out of each store, in more textures than I’ve ever seen… … More Stitching my Skirt

My Apron

I’ve never been someone who loves cooking, but I do love aprons! My mom always wore aprons in the kitchen when I was growing up, and she had a short yellow one with sunflowers that E and I used to always wear (aka fight over). Once E moved out, my Mom gave it to me … More My Apron

Cake Jars

Happy New Year! Last year (a week ago) I stunk at blogging. I’m definitely not one to make New Year Resolutions but unofficially, I’d love to blog more frequently. So to start the year off, let’s talk about Christmas! It’s always difficult to find the time and money to get presents for everyone I’d like … More Cake Jars

The Mantle

It’s day 4 back home! For those of you who have traveled internationally, you’ve felt my pain when it comes to jet-lag. I arrived in the morning with my teammate Phil, and our friend Amy who lives in a nearby city. Unfortunately, my body was saying ‘let’s wrap up this day’ but Paris was only … More The Mantle