1. July 15–Lunch 2. July 16–Megan and I went to an event by Cooking Matters 3. I told my BFF I’d take a photo of my Birch Box. It was a good one!
4. July 18–Sean surprised me with those Hello Kitty napkins. 5. July 19–Coconut Crumble! 6. Outfits for the niece-lettes. 7. New dress, about to go for a stroll.
7/1/2012: Sparklers! I love ‘em.
7/3/2012: Real life is messy.
7/4/2012: Sean was making hearts. For me!
7/5/2012: Taupe, pink, and gold flakies.
7/6/2012: Lotte Mart (Korean Market) Haul. Seasoned nori, Korean pepper flakes, Roasted Barley Tea, Gochujang (Korean Fermented hot pepper paste), noodles, spicy ramen, and a rose face mask.
7/7/2012: Sean took this one of cucumber kimchi that I was making.
I accidentally formatted my memory card (DOH!) and lost my photos from the 17th…they’re off floating in the ether or something. I guess even photos need a vacation? Here’s the rest of the week!
6/18/2012: My giant jalapeño pickling jar. I just have to have a large-marge jar of them on hand at all times. Spice-4-lyfe!
6/19/2012: Our two-year anniversary! It feels like more, but in the very best way. Sean loves foxes and I love hand lettering envelopes and calling him Husband-Guy. I love that dude so much!
6/20/2012: Some wildflowers we planted in our front yard. So pretty and SO delicate!
6/21/2012: These sweet little berries are growing wild in my front yard. DREAM!
6/22/2012: Bag Lady! All packed for a lady-date with my pal Megan.
6/23/2012: Lady-date brunching at Commonweatlh. This fried egg sandwich had a super spicy hot sauce, delish!
6/10/2012: These roses made me smile all week. If summer were a color, this would be it!
6/11/2012: I feel like I am always washing/drying/folding dish towels.
6/12/2012: Cocoa powder dusting.
6/13/2012: I am obsessed with this thing, it’s a Clarisonic Mia. It was a birthday gift from myself/Sean, I’ve only used it less than a week, but I can already tell it’s love. Smooth/even skin, disappearing pores…whoa!
6/14/2012: We planted a bunch of wildflower seeds in our garden bed…and they’re blooming! Yay!
6/15/2012: Sometimes a girl has to make her own cupcakes whilst snacking on mangoes and raspberries.
6/16/2012: Sean went out and bought me a Birthday Donut! What a guy!
I totes missed TWO days! June 4&5, sorry I forgot about you! I don’t have an excuse, I just didn’t even pick up my camera is all. Shucks.
6/3/2012: Sugaring some berries for a guest post.
6/6/2012: One of my best friends is getting married! I’m a brides matron…since I’m married, I’m no longer a maid I guess.
6/7/2012: I promised Sean I would kick the ball around the yard with him. It was comical, I’m sure. Note the classy black socks and tore-up ball.
6/8/2012: Sean stacked our books together, Tetris style. This is half. He realized partway through that all the spines should be facing out, oops.
6/9/2012: Farmer’s market blooms. I was able to split the bouquet into 3 vessels, so, flowers in every room!
5/27/2012: This jungle is trying to take over my yard.
5/28/2012: The only part of my office that is currently organized. Jeez.
5/29/2012: It’s officially iced coffee addiction season.
5/30/2012: Apricots just being cute.
5/31/2012: TIP!! I use binder clips to hold parchment overhangs in place.
6/1/2012: Neon purple, black, and gold make for some rad nails. 80′s Barbie would be proud.
6/2/2012: The first local strawberries. Tiny and perfect!
Food. Every. Day.
5/20/2012: Beer waffles (adapted from here) w/ raspberries and whipped cream. Sundays were made for fun breakfasts.
5/21/2012: Jasmine rice is my fave of all the rice.
5/22/2012: Roasted tomatoes will never get old.
5/23/2012: Pretty farmer’s market mint. I put it in a batch of iced tea!
5/24/2012: Raspberry snack.
5/25/2012: Perfecting my bun recipe. I think it may be just right this time!
5/26/2012: Sometimes Saturday is perfect for pasta making.
5/13/2012: Ancho Chile tea, for enchilada sauce-making.
5/14/2012: it’s pretty much sun-tea season.
5/15/2012: The last of the dandelion’s in the yard.
5/16/2012: Nails of the week, purple + gold flakes.
5/17/2012: Crafting and repairing.
5/18/2012: Withering roses, still pretty though.
5/19/2012: We paid a visit to the nursery and I brought home this little lemon balm plant. It smells AMAZING.
5/6/2012: I love eggs…and, I have a hard time taking photos of things in my hand.
5/7/2012: Pink roses this time.
5/8/2012: Hazelnuts are my fave. I’ll be posting the recipe I used them in soon!
5/9/2012: Baby Italian Parsely, kitchen window garden.
5/10/2012: Sunning some dough for these buns.
5/11/2012: My favorite corner of our yard is Spring Crazy!
5/12/2012: Favorite grocery bag from the produce stand of my childhood. My mom and I still stop there anytime we’re in the area.
4/15/2012: Steamed artichokes for dinner!
4/16/2012: I NEVER buy carnations, but I couldn’t resist these pretty peach ones!
4/17/2012: Cremini party!
4/18/2012: Maple syrup and honey for these peanut butter cookies.
4/19/2012: I re-planted this tiny cactus in my robot planter.
4/20/2012: Love tree! My mom gifted this Japanese Maple to Sean and me when we first moved in together 6 years ago. This year is it’s healthiest year yet!
4/21/2012: Spring is spring-ing!