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travel bubble

In Uncategorized on May 31, 2012 at 3:18 pm

  places to go people to see

pinterest project || 8

In pinterest project on May 31, 2012 at 12:45 pm

om nom nom.  Zat was a treat if I’ve ever had one.  I was going through my pinterest recipe board to try to start-up the ole’ project and found this grilled shrimp and avocado salad.  Problem was, it’s merely a picture on FlickR.  Yeah I was all Like “what the Hecker-doodle am I supposed to do with a picture?”  So here’s what I did using my instincts and asking my brother how I make that circular shape – the answer was so simple I’m embarrassed I had to ask.

disclaimer: I was using no real measuring techniques just trying to replicate what I saw

 || sautéed the shrimp in olive oil & Chef Paul Prudhomme’s blackened fish magic

|| cut up 1 avocado & chopped 1 tomato

|| smashed some of the avocado to use as a concatention, if you will

|| put the avocado and tomatoes  in a measuring cup, pat down and then carefully flip over

||made a light dressing: minced garlic,  olive oil, agave syrup, salt & peppa,  and squeezed half a lemon in it

tar magazine

In fun, ideas on May 30, 2012 at 8:45 am

These have been boppin’ around pinterest and they have caught my eye for like 2 days now so I had to inquire about who/what/why and apparently it’s a rad magazine called “Tar Magazine”  different from anything I’ve ever seen and I like it!

light fascination

In fun on May 29, 2012 at 8:12 am

 source: anthropologie

online (faux) shopping

In fun, ideas on May 29, 2012 at 8:04 am

Ya know what I love to do when I can’t really justify buying one more thing?  THIS!  Throwing it in my virtual shopping cart and putting it into an adobe program.  it’s almost as good as actually purchasing it!  Oh and  at times, when things are a tad too expensive I’ll just resort to iTunes and buy a new song instead of a thousand dollar chandelier.  Yeah, smart trade-off.

But seriously, how amazing are these rosenberry room chandys? Those are some serious matters of the heart.

layout design by little miss charlotte anabar.

black + white

In fun, ideas, work on May 28, 2012 at 8:50 pm

This was such a swanky time. I get so jealous for some reason when I see these types of pictures BUT they also give me a tiny boost of happiness – which I need lately!  I feel like I’ve been in such a design slump.  Maybe its school ands seeing such amazing things being created at Mama’s Sauce that makes me feel like I have no idea what I’m doing – hmm thought bubbles that I really hope come to a screeching halt soon.  Good vibes welcomed…

follow muah

source || kate spade pinterest board

Opa

In food ideas, fun, things on May 25, 2012 at 8:07 am

Coincidentally I’m having dinner at taverna opa this evening where all you do is dance on the table and throw stuff everywhere.  I seem to feel most at home when I can disregard another’s property. Happy Friday!

stripes || dance poster 

meet sarah!

In family, fun, things, Waldo's Garden on May 24, 2012 at 9:07 pm

I’m so happy to introduce Miss Sarah Jane Rozman to ze blog!  Sarah’s illustrations have always caught my eye and she obliged when I asked her if she would contribute to the blog which made me oh so happy!  You’ll love her drawings!  She is studying illustration.  We spoke briefly before we both came to UCF and actually met at orientation yet we never run into each other on campus!  Anyway, we are both from a seaside town so I thought this little number was rather fitting with the summer sun beaming down on this rather hot Orlando cement.

Which brings me to another point.  I do miss Vero Beach during the summa time.
“Have found paradise, send more wine”

illustrator || Sarah Jane Rozman

pattern {fest}

In fun, ideas on May 24, 2012 at 10:44 am

ottoman || perfume bottle ||clutch || skirt || i kat scarf & dotted scarf

design by charlotte anabar

a few things…

In food ideas, pinterest project, Waldo's Garden, work on May 22, 2012 at 5:00 pm

I’m so in the mood to go gung-ho on an awesome project.  I’m working on my own project for a little “thank you  box of favorites” for choosing Waldo’s Secret Garden as an event venue because isn’t it just really nice to be appreciated? Duh.  I’m slowly but surely accumulating little things so bear with me until I get the sample box done.

Pinterest Project update || it’s on hold for a week or so! ( I can hear your teeth grinding and fist pounding amelia)

In the meantime, let’s do something cool &…

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