A river cuts through rock, not because of its power, but because of its persistence.
Happy Cinco de Mayo, everyone! It’s a common misconception that Cinco de Mayo is Mexico’s Independence Day. The date is actually observed to commemorate the Mexican Army’s unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.
Now that that’s cleared up, let’s get down to the important stuff: Margaritas Continue reading “Cinco De Mayo Classic Margarita Recipe”
It seems that ever since I re-covered my old colorful throw pillows to create a more neutral palette (why!?), I’ve been pining for a more bohemian feel to our home. I lust for those spaces; a sheepskin rug under a tree stump coffee table, vining plants crawling down from macrame hangers, rugs and blankets and pillows of various textures and patterns. And, The Pouf.
AKA, The Best Day of My Life.
In honor of today being the anniversary of the Battle of Hogwarts, a solemn day of remembrance for us Potter fans, I decided to lighten the mood by sharing with you one of the best days of my life. That day was the day I went to Hogwarts and Hashbrowns: A Wizardly Drag Brunch. Some genius decided to combine three of my favorite things: brunch, drag queens, and Harry Potter. How do we nominate this person for an award? Continue reading “Hogwarts and Hashbrowns: A Wizardly Drag Brunch”
Hey you! Did you know Earth Day is on Saturday?
Earth Day is celebrated every year on April 22. What started out in 1970 as a U.S. holiday is now recognized globally and celebrated in countries around the world. This year’s campaign is all about environmental and climate literacy. You can learn more on the Earth Day website. Continue reading “Earth Day 2017: How will you participate?”
And welcome to my shiny new blog.
What are we doing here? Well, for years there’s been a tiny little voice in the back of my head pushing me to document my creations, travels, and experiences so I can share them with friends and maybe even some distant soul-sisters I haven’t yet met. Like all slightly mad people, the tiny little voice eventually won.