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*Image above via Not Another Bill, where you can buy the coolest personalized phone slings — discovered via the ultra-chic Bradley!

*Image above via Not Another Bill, where you can buy the coolest personalized phone slings — discovered via the ultra-chic Bradley!

I love sending personalized gifts to loved ones. There is something so thoughtful and intentional about the personalization factor, even just gi...
The Catalyst Quartet’s Uncovered: the young American ensemble explores the chamber music of Coleridge-Taylor

The Catalyst Quartet’s Uncovered: the young American ensemble explores the chamber music of Coleridge-Taylor

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Piano Quintet, Fantasiestücke, Clarinet Quintet; Catalyst Quartet, Stewart Goodyear, Anthony McGill; Azica Records Re...
Travel Report: I Captained a Dog Sled Team through the Frozen Wilds of Quebec, And It Was Awesome

Travel Report: I Captained a Dog Sled Team through the Frozen Wilds of Quebec, And It Was Awesome

Have you ever wanted to experience dog sledding through the frozen wilds of Canada? Spy travel writer John Scott Lewinski got the chance to live...
Six months after AMERICAN POP we got another animated-feature-for-adults-with-a-rock-soundtrack

Six months after AMERICAN POP we got another animated-feature-for-adults-with-a-rock-soundtrack

This entry in the ink, paint and rock ‘n roll mini-genre is not directly about the music, but heavily emphasizes its soundtrack, basing sequences ...
*Image above via Emilia Wickstead, featuring a gorgeous floral on sale for 70% off!

*Image above via Emilia Wickstead, featuring a gorgeous floral on sale for 70% off!

First — starting at 10 a.m. today (in just a few minutes from when this post is published), Lake Pajamas is running one of its rare sales. If th...
7 Dreamy Gifts for a Pisces, the Modern Mystic of the Zodiac

7 Dreamy Gifts for a Pisces, the Modern Mystic of the Zodiac

“I think of Pisces as a Sofia Coppola movie,” says Alex Caiola, psychic, astrologer, and founder of spiritual-wellness platform High Priestess o...
This is interesting.  We now understand that larger predators are able to make you not see them at all or at least partially.  They also impress fear on their victims as well pretty consistently.  For that reason seeing a black smudge conforms...

This is interesting.  We now understand that larger predators are able to make you not see them at all or at least partially.  They also impress fear on their victims as well pretty consistently.  For that reason seeing a black smudge conforms...

This is interesting.  We now understand that larger predators are able to make you not see them at all or at least partially.  They also impress ...
Your life was building with a marriage, career and growing family, but now it’s not

Your life was building with a marriage, career and growing family, but now it’s not

Divorce isn’t merely a thought. It’s what’s happening. You’re sad, angry, and resentful, but you don’t want to create more destruction before it o...
Our fitness expert found the best gym shorts for men to fit every budget and workout

Our fitness expert found the best gym shorts for men to fit every budget and workout

Get ready to sweat. It’s a lot easier to enjoy a summit sunrise if you’re not gasping for air and massaging cramps out of your quads. That said, ...
Our kitchen was the very first room we renovated in this house, almost four years ago

Our kitchen was the very first room we renovated in this house, almost four years ago

It was a case of “I’m not buying the house unless we can afford to do that right now,” because it was pretty gross! I still love the kitchen just ...
Ceasing to Procrastinate on the Janet Arnold 1790’s Open Robe

Ceasing to Procrastinate on the Janet Arnold 1790’s Open Robe

 This wasn't on my "to sew" list for January. It wasn't even on my "Historical projects I hope to get around to in 2021" list. No, this was on m...
Finding the perfect Valentine’s Day gift is not that easy

Finding the perfect Valentine’s Day gift is not that easy

No matter who you are giving a gift to or what stage of romantic relationship you’re in, you’re bound to spend a lot of time thinking about your p...