Green Day

February 1, 2010

A cool indoor garden idea. FYI, this is not me glancing at my plant! This weekend, I glanced over at one of my plants and saw that the leaves were droopy and starting to yellow. What's up I thought? I was confident that long gone were the days when I…


It’s a Sign

January 29, 2010

Sorry, you need to read my post to understand what this means I admit to digesting my share of reality TV. As I am a foodie, I watch a lot of cooking shows (Ace of Cakes anyone?) but one really guilty pleasure of mine is Kitchen Nightmares with the scary…


A Ray of Sunshine

January 28, 2010

A bright giveaway by Robin's Egg Pink On this gloomy, rainy, slushy, snowy (where did that come from weatherman?) day, I need some cheering up and thought you might too. Call it a yang infusion if you will. So I thought it appropriate to share a recent find - The…


Sticky Fingers

January 26, 2010

Graphic Adult Education I have a love-hate relationship with my laptop. My love overflows as it allows me to create, explore and share - anytime, anywhere. But like with any loved one, when I spend too much time with it, I can border on burn out. I forget to blink,…


Shady Beauty

January 25, 2010

Because there is so much construction going on in New York, scaffolding eyesores abound. But according to The Architect's Newspaper, "In the hope of banishing these unsightly overheads, the Bloomberg administration and the AIA New York Chapter launchedthe UrbanShed design competition in August to find a new alternative,which the mayor…


London’s Not Falling Down

January 22, 2010

Not a shot in the dark This headliner from Inhabitat.com yesterday definitely took me some time to digest - "London's Olympic Stadium to be made out of knives and guns!" I know, I was taken aback for a moment too. My initial reaction was, "Would I really want to sit…


Water in the Wind

January 20, 2010

The first time I saw this photo Chicago’s Aqua Tower designed by Studio Gang Architects, I was impressed. Not to mention that my dream of being Judy Jetson was becoming a reality. From afar, the tower's undulating shape is beautiful to the eye. I've yet to get to Chicago but…


Paper Trail

January 19, 2010

Let's face it, our messes can follow us anywhere. On the continued quest for organization before the Chinese New Year arrives on February 14th, I've chosen to tackle paperwork today. You know what I am talking about - the stack of newspapers and magazines that need to be recycled or…


Lively Jewelry

January 18, 2010

Tie a string around your finger to remember to water this! Take a moment from Chinese New Year's cleaning to admire these fun and Feng Shui friendly accessories. One of the main purposes of Feng Shui is to create environments that achieve maximum harmony with our space using principles of…


Junk in Your Trunk

January 15, 2010

I wish you were my drawer. Very soon you will be. It's that time of the year coming up....Chinese New Year! This year Chinese New Year falls on February 14th. Don't think of it as messing up Valentine's day but rather look on the bright side - new year, new…


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