The scoop: A list of sites and ideas I love that keep me from doing what I should be doing.

And what is it I should be doing? Well, that is making lists of all the things I have to do. Particularly the things I have to do before my trip to Blacksburg and Knoxville on Tuesday and the frighteningly close holidays. I like lists, they are kind of like well-meaning procrastination. You think you are actually accomplishing things but really, you are just listing all … Continue reading The scoop: A list of sites and ideas I love that keep me from doing what I should be doing.

The Scoop: Easter edition

  A roundup of crafts and décor that celebrate the simple and natural elegance of the egg.  Love, love, love the hunt, gather and host (left)feature from the BBB craft sisters on Design*Sponge. They combine festive gatherings, nature, crafts and food. Just about all of my most favorite things.   Wait! There’s more…. Oh Martha, THIS is such a good thing. Casasugar features some sublimely simple and peepfully playful decorating … Continue reading The Scoop: Easter edition

The scoop: A little cake with my coffee

At the end of a week waxing philosophic on coffee, what better way to end it than with a cake.  I found the recipe for this one the way I find most of my recipes – I typed the ingredients I had on hand into a search engine, found a recipe that needed only one more ingredient  and then changed my mind the moment I got back … Continue reading The scoop: A little cake with my coffee

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A sampling of what I come across during the week on the web…  I started the week with some of my snaps from the Washington Home and Garden Show. So let’s cap off the week with some beautiful images of The Philadelphia Garden Show shot by my talented friend Britt who features the event on her blog, ThePhotoGardenBee.com. Genius and stylish shelving from Treehugger.com! Why didn’t I think of this … Continue reading The Scoop…

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The last three posts began with “I” so let’s make this one about somebody else. Here are a few sites and ideas that caught my eye over the last week. Check out Traditional Home’s tech girl Laura Heller’s piece on a few designing ways of looking at Apps. One App overlooked and my latest addiciton,  Hipstamatic. If you have not picked up Architectural Digest in a … Continue reading The Scoop…