Category Archives: Decor

Pinterest- aesthetic crack

I’ve spoken before of my obsession with tumblr- there is nothing like an unending stream of quotes, fashion, food, and J Crew scans for the win. There’s also a hell of a lot of emo crap clogging it up as … Continue reading

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Not to be confused with Grey Gardens.

There are few things more aesthetically pleasing than a garden. When I was growing up I thought my mother was bat-shit crazy for spending so much time on ours, and effectively turning most of our front yard into a perennial … Continue reading

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All you need is a mini bar.

As a child my greatest pride was owning every piece of Kitchen Littles known to man. For those of you who are not familiar with Kitchen Littles, they were a line of teensy plastic foods and kitchen appliances that were … Continue reading

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Picture Perfect

When I first stumbled across these pictures from The NY Times it looked like the most enchanting and idyllic scene…until I read the accompanying article. Sandra Foster refurbished and decorated a tiny 9 x 14 foot cottage in the Catskills … Continue reading

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Ikea: Swedish for Ironic Presentations

There’s something magical about Ikea. The fluorescently lit show rooms. The amusing and unpronouceable Swedish words that probably translate into obscenities. The fifty cent hot dogs and dollar frozen yogurts that have constituted many of my nutritionally balanced dinners. While … Continue reading

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Call me Caravaggio

Around 2:00 am this past Thursday I returned from Israel. I had a free ten-day trip courtesy of the Taglit-Birthright program and Young Judea. Forty group members and eight Israeli soldiers ages 20-23 traveled all around the country via bus … Continue reading

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O hai Ryan Reynolds

Behold, the comfiest chair…ever. This slip cover was knitted by an insane South African woman and sold via Etsy for the tune of $690. When I look at this, I don’t think of drinking hot cocoa before a roaring fire … Continue reading

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