Memorial Day Miscellany

Oh dear, it’s Monday again… but at least this one is a Holiday, woohoo!  And now all of the Chang brothers are happily married, my mother-in-law is ecstatic!  :)  And what else does Monday mean??  It’s the perfect time to share things that I don’t want to put in a full blown blog post, but…

Flavors to Follow: Cameras

I love photography, I love cameras, I love taking pictures.  If you didn’t know, now you know.  And if you really didn’t know, wait, how could you not know??  All throughout high school and college I was deemed the “Picture Queen” and by picture, it had always been with a Canon Point & Shoot.  Not…

Georgianna Lane Print GIVEAWAY!

{shop} {blog} I’m so excited to share the photography of Georgianna Lane with you.  Georgianna is an absolute sweetheart and you can surely see this in her soft, dreamy photographs.  She has the most AMAZING pictures of flowers I have ever seen, in my life.  And not only are just pretty flowers, but the photos…

BBQ Turned Impromptu A&L E-Session

On a breezy and chilly Saturday afternoon in May, a group of friends gathered together for a delicious potluck/BBQ. The girls in purple wore tights and the girls in pink wore jeans, we didn’t plan it but were totally on the same wardrobe wavelength. Bunny even decided to come out and eat as well, don’t…

My First Miscellany Monday

I’m a random kind of girl, just ask my husband, so I’ve decided to link up to my very first miscellany monday.  For those of you who don’t know what it is, it’s pure random, for your reading and viewing pleasure. So here goes… (1) My husband and I had figurines of ourselves on our…

Flavors to Follow: Damask

Since I missed out on my Flavors to Follow feature (say that 5 times fast) last Friday because I was overdosing you with my wedding pictures, I’m bringing you an extra special huge dose of dreamy damask deliciousness!  I mean, who doesn’t love damask?  If I could decorate every room in my house with damask,…

Olive Manna Fabric Giveaway WINNER!

Thank you so much to all that entered the Olive Manna Fabric Giveaway!  It was great to be able to participate in the Sew, Mama, Sew! Giveaway Day.  You can bet that I’ll be participating in the next one as well.  Natalie and I were both FLOORED with how many entries there were and we…

Sew Simple Foldover Pillow Cover

Are you here for the Sew Mama Sew! Giveaway?  Welcome!  You have until 11:59PM CST on Thursday, May 20, 2010 to enter and this is the fabric that is being given away!  So click on the sweet eggplant pennants fabric below and you’ll be redirected to the giveaway post (or you could right click and…

City Market Adventure

As you know, my parent’s came to visit Marv and I last week. My parents have visited us many a time in Kansas City, but this time my Mom really wanted to go to the Steamboat Arabia Museum, a popular tourist attraction which Marv and I had not visited before. Kind of crazy to think…

Olive Manna FABRIC GIVEAWAY!

In honor of May Giveaway Day on Sew, Mama, Sew!, I have paired together with Olive Manna to bring you an awesome giveaway!  What is May Giveaway Day??  Well, it’s your lucky day.  It means boat loads (we’re talking hundreds) of sewing, knitting, handcrafted related giveaways.  And because I love hosting giveaways (and winning them…

One Year Ago Today, I Became A Mrs.

“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.” – Mignon Mclaughlin This past week, I received a Happy One Year Anniversary email from my client with the above quote, and I absolutely love it!  One year ago today on May 16, 2009, I married my monkey, my handyman, my…

Our Taiwan Engagement Photos Part 2: Indoors

Continued from our Outdoors shoot… At 6:30PM we arrived back at the studio, where I quickly got extensions put in my hair and changed to this blue dress!  We bought a matching tie at the Shi Lin Night Market the night before for Marvin and it matched perfectly with my dress!  I totally wish I…

Our Taiwan Engagement Photos Part 1: Outdoors

In Taiwan, it’s super dooper popular to take all day engagement/wedding pictures where there are makeup artists and rented dresses galore.  My brother and cousins had gotten theirs taken previously at Sophia Ritz Studio in Taipei, Taiwan so I knew I wanted mine done there too, plus my aunt already knew a lot of the…

Our Engagement Photos

Wow, time sure does fly!  In just 4 days, on May 16, 2010, my husband and I will be celebrating our ONE YEAR WEDDING ANNIVERSARY!  Can you believe it??  I can’t!  In the last year, almost weekly, I’ll say to my husband, “Wait what? Are we really married? I’m a wife?”  And almost daily, I…

A Moment in Time

On Sunday, May 2, 2010, thousands of cameras were clicking around the world at 15:00 U.T.C. (or pretty darn close to it).  Here’s what my camera had clicked on in my neighbor’s backyard, a cute little bunny hopping around! I’m famous!  Here’s the link to the image up on the New York Times blog!  Cool…