Greatness is Within

27-year-old Deontay Wilder is a currently undefeated heavyweight boxer, and is the only American to win a medal for boxing in the Summer Olympics. But before he ever discovered boxing, his baby girl Naeiya was born with severe spina bifida, and was never expected to walk. He abandoned dreams of becoming a professional athlete, working several jobs […]

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Creative Success

I love this advice from Ira Glass and found it really encouraging. Malcom Gladwell says that according to the “10,000-Hour Rule”, you have to practice your craft (whatever it might be) for a total of around 10,000 hours in order to achieve creative success. Isn’t that fascinating? Whether or not this is true for blogging, […]

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Darling Magazine

Have you read Darling Magazine? You should. I received a copy from a friend who contributed to the spring issue, and it is such a joy to read. It covers topics of daily life, food, literature, travel, work, beauty, and style while compassionately redefining what it means to be a woman in today’s world of materialsim […]

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Our Anchors We Will Weigh

I’m blessed to live and work with people I love who also happen to have amazing taste. When a friend of mine introduced me to Jon Contino’s work, I flipped. As a going away present for my hubby before he left for boot camp, I bought this print and had our friends and family sign it with […]

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Six Minute Gem for Monday: Paperman

A friend of mine at work shared this with our creative team, and I can’t get over how sweet it is. Apparently after Pixar was bought out by Disney, one of Pixar’s best animation directors brought this piece to Disney with him. I’m fascinated by how they were able to tell the story so beautifully […]

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Let’s go see this: Mood Indigo

I can’t wait to go see the newest dreamy adventure by Michel Gondry, starring Audrey Tautou. It premieres April 24. Doesn’t it look amazing? Another lovely Michel Gondry film.

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Dreamy photos

These photos by Adele Enersen are just the sweetest. It’s such a simple idea, but so clever. When we have babies, I want to take a crack at this! Wouldn’t it make the best Christmas card or birth announcement?

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