Archive | May, 2010

HOME + GARDEN, HOME decor

May 10, 2010 | by Kim

The ABC of Vertical Gardens

400 plants in a vertical garden in Manhattan photographed by trevor tondro for the ny times

Vertical gardens look amazing and once you know a few tricks, it is not as hard as it seems to make your [...]

ENTERTAINING, PAPER goods

May 9, 2010 | by Kim

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms!

modern mother's day cards

I wish all my readers to are moms, including my super mom and my mother-in-law, a wonderful time for Mother’s Day! I [...]

LIVING, TRAVEL

May 7, 2010 | by Kim

Why Osprey Meridian 22 is the Ideal Travel...

osprey meridian 22 inch / 60L convertible pack on wheels

For our trip to Japan, my husband and I decided that the best option would be to each have our own a [...]

COCKTAILS + wine, FOOD + DRINK

May 6, 2010 | by Kim

Easy to Make Cocktail Recipes for...

pink drinks by saq :: strawberry smoothie and cape cod recipes

The Escape Cocktails by the SAQ is a good source for cocktail recipes. I select these 6 cocktails, either because they look [...]

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FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE

May 6, 2010 | by Kim

My Momo Dinnerware by Marukatsu

momo plates, trays and cups by marukatsu

I could not visit Japan without buying some tableware. I resisted many items since the way Japanese food presentation is quite different [...]

ENTERTAINING, PAPER goods

May 5, 2010 | by Kim

The Luxury Paper Creations of Zoe Bradley

flower mobile by zoe bradley :: window installations for kate's paperie

Based in London, UK, Zoe Bradley is a showpiece artist and display designer who works for upscale clients. Many brides would love [...]

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE

May 5, 2010 | by Kim

Luddite Tableware by Thomas Paul

luddite dinnerware by thomas paul

There is something about the old-fashioned, almost Victorian look of this small tableware collection designed by Thomas Paul that I find very [...]

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COCKTAILS + wine, FOOD + DRINK

May 4, 2010 | by Kim

Cinco de Mayo Drinks

cinco de mayo drinks made with tequila

Here are 5 tequila drinks that you can prepare to celebrate Cinco de Mayo: A Paloma which mixes silver tequila with grapefruit [...]

ENTERTAINING, OUTDOOR entertaining

May 4, 2010 | by Kim

Hay Bales as Seats and Tables

hay bale seats and tables :: western wedding in the californian wine country photographed by verite photography

I cannot be happier that the outdoor entertaining season has started. It is so much fun to eat outside. Hay bales easily [...]

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FOOD + DRINK, RECIPES + menus

May 3, 2010 | by Kim

Woven Asparagus Salad

woven asparagus salad by Food Mayhem

Food Mayhem created a presentation that should come handy the next time when you are inviting guests for dinner. Despite its sophisticated [...]

FOOD + DRINK, RECIPES + menus

May 2, 2010 | by Kim

Crispy Sandwich by Häagen-Daz

strawberry crispy sandwich by Haagen-Dazs

I wish that we were able to buy crispy sandwiches in North America. Unfortunately, this ice cream sandwich for adult tastes is [...]

LIVING, URBAN Living

May 1, 2010 | by Kim

Guerilla Gardening Goes Mainstream in stores...

seed bombs available on the market

You could make your home made version of seed bombs, but if you are like me, you probably have no time left [...]

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