Posts made in August, 2014

Vegan Lentil “Meatballs”

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Cooking | Comments Off on Vegan Lentil “Meatballs”

Vegan Lentil “Meatballs”

So I was making these, and a friend came over. She asked if they were easy to make. That got me thinking, what makes a recipe easy? Is it a short cooking time? A short active time regaurdless of cooking time? A limited number of steps? Instructions that can be followed by a complete novice?

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Bracelet stacks

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 in Design, Jewelry | Comments Off on Bracelet stacks

Bracelet stacks

Have you heard of this “arm party” thing?  Coined by Leandra Miller of  Man Repeller, this super-fun term for a ton of bracelets is all over twitter and Instagram.  Probably everyone heard of it before me.  I came late to the “arm party” myself,  largely because my career required A LOT of hand washing.  I don’t even wear a watch, because I hate the feeling of the water trapped under it every time I wash my hands.  Plus, it makes me itch.  But now that I’m not working, I can wear all the bracelets I want!  Yay!

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T-shirt Necklace

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014 in Design, Jewelry | Comments Off on T-shirt Necklace

T-shirt Necklace

I find it amazing how easily I get used to certain things, and then rely on them.  I’ve been having a rough time getting anything done this summer because Miss E is on summer vacation for the first time.  It’s not like in the past she’s been away or at camp or anything.  This is just the first time she’s had summer vacation because it’s the first time she’s been in school. 

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Convertible Necklace

Posted by on Aug 7, 2014 in Design, Jewelry | Comments Off on Convertible Necklace

Convertible Necklace

I’m sort of obsessed with convertible garments lately.  What’s not to like?  They don’t take up much space in your closet but they can be like a whole wardrobe of options.  Great for travel.  And, environmentally friendly!   It’s like the holy grail of fashion.

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