Category Archives: places worth scoping out

Devil May Care Lingerie Look Book

Devil May Care Lingerie is out with their Deep Summer look book: shot entirely in our (half) renovated house and patio! The photos are dreamy; they make our house look incredible! It’s a bit nuts to look at the pictures and see a model hanging out in my tub and by our soaking pool. Check out the [...]
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playing catch-up

i realized this weekend i haven’t posted anything here in 2 weeks! i was in my own world in florida and new orleans–so much so that i actually missed one of my flights. (the story is too embarrassing to share.) the trip was exactly what  i needed: the perfect balance of conference presentation time with [...]
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winter day trip

took a winter day trip to Skaneateles in the finger lakes with S on Friday. i grew up a few miles from the village and it’s one of my favorite little spots. we walked through the village, enjoying little bits of history… a lovely late lunch at the Sherwood Inn… stared in awe at the [...]
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packin’ to go

just spotted this beautiful felt bag on etsy. i love the color combination and the design. perfect for fall. i’m packing for our annual trip to Maine. looking forward to staying in Portland, my favorite small east coast city, and being both ocean-side and lake-side for 6 days. i just bought a very large handful [...]
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summer scenes

C and I are in Vermont and New Hampshire for some much-needed family vacation time. This is me when I’m on vacation by a lake: beaming. A beautiful evening at C’s uncle’s lake house on Lake Dunmore: All of the thoughtful posts on grandparents on Shanna’s blog last week have me thinking about the very [...]
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tiny get-away

C and I had a great little 24-hour get-away to Toronto. The original goal was to buy some furniture for the upstairs, but I’m under doctor’s orders to not drive for at least 4 weeks, so we were limited on space in our GTI for much of anything significant. C wants mid-century modern and/or Danish [...]
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count-down to second storie and handmade nation!

The second storie indie market is this coming weekend and we’re kicking it off with the first showing of handmade nation, this Friday, November 27 at 7 p.m. at the Visual Studies Workshop. If you haven’t bought your tickets yet, grab them here.Yours truely will be the panel moderator after the film this Friday and [...]
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craft store gem

I’m not sure how it’s possible, but this summer I discovered Craft Service, a odd mom-and-pop craft store that has been a Rochester stable for decades. I’ve literally driven by this place on University Ave a million times and never really paid attention to the small colorful “crafts” flag on the side of the building. [...]
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