Thursday, August 30, 2012

Newest item for the shop. Look for it soon!

via Instagram

Monday, August 13, 2012

Afghan update

This has been a surprisingly addictive pattern.

Even the cat was enjoying it!

Thursday, August 9, 2012

New Discovery: Ifttt

Has anyone else discovered or use ifttt?  I just came across it in an article last night and I've been hooked since.

The amount of automation ("if this then that") is a wonderful way to increase efficiency across social media, which is something I've been wishing for, for a while now.

*so excited!*

What would/will you automate?

Monday, August 6, 2012

Favorite Finds [cleaning out my email]: Design*Sponge & a Movie Trailer

Who knew cleaning out your bursting email could be so fun & inspiring?  I have to admit, it feels good to watch those numbers go DOWN instead of up.  [Remember when the inverse was true?  Back when you were in Jr. High perhaps?]

Anyway, my favorite way to clean out my etsy-devoted email is to pick a sender and go through all emails from that entity ONLY.  For some reason I find it helps the purging flow easier, not to mention I can still glean some creative & inspiring snippets.  Including:

*Vest* - source

How nifty would this be?  Might have to start that Christmas list early...


Applique Placemats

My husband and I made our first batch of dill pickles over the weekend (post coming soon).  With our first batch under our belts, I might have to try this one next, when more cucumbers are ready for picking...

Vegan pickle recipe?!?

What curious wallpaper!

Even though we don't have cable, I love Genevieve's show and can't wait to listen to this interview.

The subtitle alone caught my attention:

And an article on Apps for Organization.  I definitely need some of these.

[Edit: Just finished watching Ingredients tonight while relaxing after a full day editing video (yay for freelance jobs) and I was surprised to find a few *new* ideas about/ for the local food movement.  If you've seen it, I'd love to hear your thoughts on it.]

What are you finding lately?  Are you as backlogged as I am?  Check out more new pins here from other interesting, email finds.