Monthly Archives: November 2010

black friday etsy sale

in honor of black friday, i’m having an e l e m e n t 7 5 etsy sale. beginning at 12am EST tonight you get 15% off of your order by using the coupon code:  blackfriday at checkout. the sale lasts 24 hours only. do it. you know you need some jewelry! etsy site.

brrrrrr…

i’m cold. very cold. and if you know me, you know i’m rarely cold. apparently portland is having record cold temps right now. along with snow. SNOW in portland. for reals. i went to walk the dogs a couple of hours ago and it was a blizzard outside. and of course i have nothing in […]

to love…

“To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything, and your heart will certainly be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact, you must give your heart to no one, not even to an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements; […]

hmmm…

spotted on the back of a bus…

dorothy parker

i’ve been reading some dorothy parker again. i love her. always have. she has the best quotes ever. “Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes clean to the bone.” one of my faves: “I don’t know much about being a millionaire, but I’ll bet I’d be darling at it.”  and this one too: “I […]

fog

i went out at around 8pm to walk the dogs and immediately felt like i was walking in a cloud. or my glasses were super dirty. i could barely see. it got a little better up at the intersection. and then really bad. bad enough to not be able to see across the street. obviously […]

i’m officially…

an oregonian. license plates arrived (it only took 5 months). correct screws were bought. license plates installed. and yes, stalkers, i blurred out part of it. does this mean i have to wear fleece now? i think not. i like the last part of it though. e-z-e. easy e. eazy e.

rainbows and sunsets

driving around running errands today i noticed a huge rainbow in the sky. i immediately pulled over to try to get a picture of it. unfortunately nothing could capture what it looked like in person. i then turned around and noticed an amazing sunset…

love it

“And by the way, everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it, and the imagination to improvise. The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.”— Sylvia Plath

3 sunny days…

we’ve had 3 sunny days in a row. if you’ve ever been to portland, you can probably hear the excitement in my voice. even though i know it won’t last i’m enjoying it while it’s here.