Part two of Sali Hughes' In The Bathroom interview with Caitlin Moran is up on her YouTube page! Her make-up drawer is as messy as mine! https://youtu.be/zAy1XADWZJU Also I've finished Moran's book (yes I read very fast-it's my only super power) How to be Famous. Can I just say that it's brilliant! And it's such … Continue reading How to be Famous Part 2
It's been four years since the debut novel How to Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran came out. Those who have followed this blog for a while (all nine of you! Bless!) know what that the spectacular Moran is a personal heroine of mine. As a writer she's someone I look up to as well. … Continue reading How to Be Famous
Japanese chef Ryoya Takashima has a great YouTube Channel called Peaceful Cuisine. I've been enjoying it lately and using it to wind down. Ryoya's presence is very mellow and his imagery is simple and, well, peaceful. The (no music) versions of the videos have a subtle ASMR quality that's very relaxing. You can also learn … Continue reading Peaceful Cuisine
Some like to stay in for St. Valentine's Day. Stay in and watch movies that at first glance aren't really in keeping with the spirit of that particular holiday but trust me when I say that these are really some of the most romantic films I've seen in a long time. Not feel good rom-coms … Continue reading Romantic Films That Aren’t
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3IvHwQwVVTo Unapologetic, feisty, fierce style icon and entrepreneur. Crushing like mad on Claudia Winkleman!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qk00gbDwGqM Wow! Phillip Chbeeb and Renee Kester's modern dance on a subway platform is, well, wow! The music is by Elliot Moss, a favorite artist of mine, makes this even better! Happy Friday folks!
Slinkachu is an artist from London who works on a different scale. His Little People Project has garnered international attention. The little figures are posed then photographed, then left for the big urban dwellers to find. https://vimeo.com/51225662
I'm a fan of The Design Files' Melbourne Mornings series. Recently they've featured artist Kirra Jamison. She's inspired me to think about new projects. Maybe break out of my comfort zone and explore more color, bolder shapes, experiment. How amazing is her studio space? *swoons*
https://vimeo.com/120607742 Trailer for the upcoming documentary funded by Kickstarter. The film explores the intricate process of Sake making and the dedication of this family owned (6 generations!) brewery and it's employees.
You say it's you're birthday? It's my birthday too, yeah! I dare you not to visualize Anthony Michael Hall singing to Molly Ringwald in Sixteen Candles. Well, if not, there you go. A birthday earworm. You're welcome!