Archive | October, 2009

CAKES + desserts, ENTERTAINING

October 26, 2009 | by Kim

Tarantula Cookies

tarantula cookies

In response to my post on Spider sweets for Halloween, Recipe Girl showed me her cute Tarantula cookies. Have a look. She mentioned [...]

ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY entertaining

October 26, 2009 | by Kim

Three Spider Baking Recipes for Halloween

spider cookies brownies cupcakes for halloween

If you feel like baking for Halloween, have a look at those superb creations that are sure to bring Ahhhh! from kids [...]

HOME + GARDEN, MODERN architecture

October 26, 2009 | by Kim

The Tattoo House by Maynard Architects

tattoo house by maynard architects

This project illustrates the versatility of stickers. Out of necessity emerged an awesome way to add character to a two-story house extension. [...]

HOME + GARDEN, MODERN architecture

October 26, 2009 | by Kim

Curvy Modern House by Johnston Marklee

curvy concrete house by johnston marklee

I like the curly lines of this modern architecture house designed by Johnston Marklee. I am not convinced about the practicality of [...]

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LIVING, URBAN Living

October 25, 2009 | by Kim

Career Success Can Be Measured in Many Ways

kim vallee on board the uss constitution

As I was reading several articles on the NY Times about the gain of women in the workplace, it reminded me how [...]

CAKES + desserts, ENTERTAINING

October 25, 2009 | by Kim

Boo Sprinkles Cupcakes and their...

sprinkles cupcakes ghost and boo cupcakes

The idea of a spiced apple cake studded with granny smith apple topped with buttery caramel cream cheese frosting is very tempting. [...]

ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY entertaining

October 25, 2009 | by Kim

Three Awesome Halloween Craft Projects by...

skull centerpiece tabletop by eddie ross

If you are looking for eye catching ideas to dress up your Halloween tabletop or buffet table, you must check these 3 [...]

ENTERTAINING, PAPER goods

October 24, 2009 | by Kim

Four Holiday Cards with a Cause

bonnie marcus holiday cards

I selected these cute Holiday cards because they carry a good message while serving a cause. First from designer Bonnie Marcus, I [...]

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HOME + GARDEN, ORGANIZING

October 24, 2009 | by Kim

Reusable Produce Bags by Steward Bags

eco-friendly steward bags for produce

First of all, I wish to say that I hope that reusable produce bags become as popular as the reusable shopping bags. [...]

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE

October 23, 2009 | by Kim

Chalkboard Jars at Pier1 Imports

chalkboard jars glass canisters at pier 1 imports

I bought these jars for my husband’s birthday party. I needed them for setting the dessert table. They were, and still are, [...]

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE

October 23, 2009 | by Kim

Goat Cheese Warmer and French Country Table...

french country table linens and cheese warmer at arthur quentin

Arthur Quentin is a must-shop place in Montreal for anyone who likes to cook or to entertain. You shop there when you [...]

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DESIGN and style, LIVING

October 23, 2009 | by Kim

Submit Your Recipe to the Pillsbury Baking...

grand prize baking challenge by pillsbury

I want to invite all my Canadian readers (except Quebec) to participate in the Pillsbury Baking Challenge. What you need to do [...]

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