Monthly Archives: August 2012

she asked him…

my best person is getting married!  i am so so excited to be involved, not just as a bridesmaid, but she trusted me to create her wedding invitations.  it was so much fun and something really different for me try my hand at – pixel art!

xanite and rob – i wish you two absolute awesomeness!  we are going to have such a party in december!

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the wonder of small things…

taking the first bite of a watermelon.  cracking an egg.  floating in the ocean on a sunny day…

“…these are brief, seemingly inconsequential moments that almost immediately slip from memory as they pass, neither life-altering or particularly remarkable, and yet taken together they become a sort of texture of our lives. filmmaker Vitùc recognized the importance of these small moments and collected several dozen of them in his new video short called the pleasure of…”

yum yum yum

my pinterest food board always manages to get my mouth watering…so i thought i would share some of my best vegetarian delights with you.

toasted caprese sandwiches with balsamic syrup

edamame & corn succotash

roasted veg tacos with avocado cream & feta

vegetarian summer spring rolls & peanut dipping sauce

pita bread, cucumber, mint & feta salad

grilled cumin-lime zucchini quesadillas

vegetarian taco salad

falafel pita sandwich

hummus melts

mushrooms & rice on yoghurt flatbread

spinoccoli pizza

green quinoa

leaves, glow sticks, post-its & cheese puffs

have a look at these amazing constructed-in-situ photographs of american photographer thomas jackson.  he constructs all his images as installations and uses as little photoshop as possible as a matter of principle in his work.

leaves

glow sticks

post-it notes

cheese-puffs

a belated wishlist

it was my birthday a month ago and i thought i would put together a list of lust-afters that i have stored up over the year.  oh i wish they were available in SA…shipping is just too expensive!

whale bottle opener

vintage scrabble set

bird clock!

vintage globe

i want this in big-people’s size

a hare door knocker

brightening monday gloom

seems everyone is on the pinterest bandwagon these days.  so i thought i would share some of my “makes me smile” collection…some winsome images that brighten my day.

{all image via pinterest}

monster industry

mat cloud’s awesome monster industry!