Please excuse the Shakespeare pun in this title, although I believe the throwback adequately describes my current infatuation with mid-century decor. Having always been a fan of Scandinavian interiors (I frequent blogs such as My Scandavian Home and Nordic Design), it only took me a couple more . . .
There are few things I love more than a weekend trip with friends (I even wrote a post about how to plan the perfect weekend getaway). In this case I headed up Interstate 5 to Vancouver, Canada with 30 or more friends for the most epic 24 hour trip. Instead of staying at a hotel as was originally . . .
Being a Nigerian immigrant to the states and a bibliophile, I've always found the deepest connection to my roots through African writers. Growing up, classics to me were just as much Achebe as they were Hemingway so I'm currently loving the emergence of African literature on the American scene. As I . . .
I tend to be in my own head a lot. Romanticizing everything, from love to my work. One of my favorite quotes is "You must give everything to make your life as beautiful as the dreams that dance in your imagination" (Roman Payne). As practical as I may be, ultimately I'm a romantic, an idealist, a . . .
I'm penning this short note from a couple thousand feet in the air, somewhere above the Midwest USA. A few hours ago, I boarded my flight to Austin and noticed there was already a man in my window seat. I pointed at my boarding pass and without hesitation, he gave me a muffled sorry, a quick smile, . . .
You know that feeling when you just feel like you have your life together? It's 8:30am here in Seattle and it's already feeling like one of those days, so I decided to share how I'm planning to win my day today, hope it helps you win yours. Wake up Early We all know this is one of the well known . . .