Archive | 2009

HOME + GARDEN, MODERN architecture

December 22, 2009 | by Kim

Vertical Wooden Tennis Complex in Sweden

vertical tennis complex designed by David Tajchman

Wow! It is beautiful! This building was designed by the Paris-based architecture studio David Tajchman for a tennis complex in Vaxjo, Sweden. [...]

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FOOD + DRINK, RECIPES + menus

December 22, 2009 | by Kim

Jamie Oliver is the 2010 TEDPrize Winner

2010 ted prize winner :: jamie oliver

This is a great honor for the English chef we love. TED comes from Technology, Entertainment, Design. It is a small nonprofit [...]

LIVING, TRAVEL

December 22, 2009 | by Kim

Crown & Crumpet Adds Fun to the Tearoom

crown and crumpet tearoom

Having tea at Crown & Crumpet is on my agenda for my next trip to San Francisco.  This place inspires me from [...]

CAKES + desserts, ENTERTAINING

December 21, 2009 | by Kim

The Cutest Christmas Tree Cupcakes

candy cane christmas tree cupcakes designed by bakerella

Bakerella made those eye-catching Christmas Tree Cupcakes.  She used sugar cones to form the base of the tree, candy melts, white and [...]

DESIGN and style, LIVING

December 21, 2009 | by Kim

Exploring the Magazine of the Future

Mag+ project from Bonnier R&D

At first impressions, I really like this digital magazine version and its device. As a blogger, we can learn from how people [...]

FOOD + DRINK, RECIPES + menus

December 21, 2009 | by Kim

Carefully Read the Food Labels Before Buying

food labels

Yesterday, I shopped at another supermarket than my usual one. All natural, preferably organic, peanut butter was on my grocery list. I [...]

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FOOD + DRINK, RECIPES + menus

December 20, 2009 | by Kim

Recipe of an Egg Baked in Cream

Camino's Egg Baked in Cream by seven spoons

I talked last month about the easiest of serving an egg in a ramekin if you host a brunch for a big [...]

GIFT IDEAS, Gift WRAP

December 20, 2009 | by Kim

Gift Wrapping Ideas from Martha

typewritten gift tags and photo gift toppers as seen on martha stewart

This is a great idea if you do not have a beautiful handwriting. Start with one of the small address label templates [...]

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ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY entertaining

December 20, 2009 | by Kim

Gingerbread Houses Fitted for the Edge of a...

gingerbread house that perches on edge of a mug

Wow! I declare it the most holiday baking I have seen this year. Megan of Not Martha did it. If you can [...]

ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY entertaining

December 18, 2009 | by Kim

Stylish Christmas Crackers

musical crackers at cox and cox

A tradition in my family is to put Christmas crackers on the dinner table. But lately, the challenge has been to find [...]

MEDIA buzz, REVIEWS

December 18, 2009 | by Kim

Twice in the Toronto Star | Sharing Potluck...

my article for the toronto star

Yesterday, for a great day for me. I wrote an article of the printed edition of the Toronto Star about how to [...]

ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY entertaining

December 17, 2009 | by Kim

Holiday Wreaths and a Charming Bouquet

hobby wreaths by julie mulligan

Julie Mulligan reinterpreted with those wreaths an ancient tradition that links a family status or profession to the floral arrangement at their [...]

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