Snooping Around on Etsy – Cloth Napkins

I was walking around a craft fair a month ago when I saw a booth with gorgeous cloth napkins. A lot of colors, motifs, and textures. It was a reminder of how small, banal, everyday things can be transformed with a little bit of creativity and imagination. I did a search for cloth napkins on Etsy […]

What I See A Lot On Pinterest – Eames Chairs

When I see the same furniture pieces over and over in Pinterest or design magazines I get curious. And when I get curious I do fact lists, and when I do fact lists I might as well share them with the world. Let’s start with the basics: Eames Chairs. They are everywhere. I wonder if […]

Why is the World More Beautiful Today – Interracial Love

I don’t get emotional about many things. In fact, my husband believes I am a heartless, stubborn, unsympathetic Latina. He bases this judgment solely on the fact that I don’t watch the end of stupid romantic movies. Don’t get me wrong, I like a good romantic comedy, but when the end comes and a wedding […]

Gifts for Your Surfer Girlfriend With High Self Esteem

Most of my friends in LA complain they don’t go to the beach enough. A lot of excuses are used as explanations but we all know that laziness is the real culprit. Isn’t it kind of ridiculous? We live so close to the most beautiful beaches in the world and people don’t bother to get […]