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Eye Candy | Peonies at home

Eye Candy | Peonies at home

Don’t bend; dont water it down; dont try to make it logical; dont edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly. Franz Kafka Earlier this summer I got this beautiful bouquet of magenta colored peonies from my friend’s garden. Now as I found the photos on my computer […]

DIY | Tiny Neon Pink Planter

DIY  | Tiny Neon Pink Planter

Time for a little DIY, don’t you think? I love neon pink! Oh how I love that color! But I haven’t really indulged enough in it yet, probably because it is a little overwhelming (to say the least) and a lot of people have an aversion for it. But not me. I thought neon pink […]

My desk is a Constant Mess

My desk is a Constant Mess

The most valuable thing you can make is a mistake – you cant learn anything from being perfect. Adam Osborne There is a mess on my desk. Again. There is a finished art journal. A started art journal. A current art journal. My diary, another notebook, and a bunch of stray pens. Loose papers with […]

Eye Candy | Succulent in a cup

Eye Candy | Succulent in a cup

Think with your senses as well as your brain. Andrew Motion This little cutie keeps me company as I write. The newest addition to my indoor plant menagerie is a succulent, sitting right by my laptop. I moved it from the plastic pot I bought it in to one of my thrifted rose cups… Related […]

Inspiration Board Update

Inspiration Board Update

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could; some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; you shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense. Emerson I love my […]

In my window: Lupins

In my window: Lupins

One of the simplest joys of summer is to pick wild flowers – and bring them home… …to keep the other tamed plants company. Related PostsEye Candy | Flower Power Week in the Life 2012: Friday Photos Garden photos with texture