Itty Bitty Camera

This has got to be the teeniest camera I’ve ever seen! YES IT WORKS! This Mame Cam shoots with a 2 megapixel sensor with resolution of 1600 x 1200 and can also shoot VGA Quality video at 30 frames per second. It’s so small that you’d lose it if it wasn’t attached to your keychain. The memory card is a …


String Doll Gang

It’s taken every ounce of willpower not to buy every one of these! I’ve just discovered these – though perhaps those of you with girls in the family have probably heard of or seen these String Doll Gang figurines. They’re made from string – each figure is wound, twisted, looped and wrapped in one continuous piece of string, handmade in …


30 Ramen Hacks

The item in my pantry that runs out more often than rice is instant ramen. It’s the perfect midnight snack — well — it’s the perfect hangover breakfast too! Serious Eats has a list of 30 Ramen Noodle Hacks – from adding baby spinach and hard-boiled egg (common for traditional Japanese ramen) to using it as a topping for shephard’s …


Spring Asparagus

My friend Sally Cameron makes oven roasted asparagus and dresses it up with lemon zest, grated cheese and crispy prosciutto. Lovely, lovely spring dish.


Nutella Chip Cookies with Homemade Nutella Chips

I was considering making this photo EVEN bigger. But then I might cause mass pandemonium with all of us scurrying to find a way to sample these Nutella Chip Cookies with Homemade Nutella Chips. Wait, let me break that down. Those are cookies. Homemade of course. with homemade nutella chips. Yes! My good friend Ivory Hut made her very own …


Handmade Pots and Pans

Some of my favorite pots and pans aren’t the expensive All Clads or Scan Pans (though I *do* love them). But the pans that I cherish are the hand-made ones. Here are 2 of the ones that I own: This Flameware Skillet was recommended to me by Veronica of Kitchen Musings – hand-thrown by Clay Coyote Pottery. What I love …


Hand Made Natural Cutting Boards

I’ve featured hand-made cutting boards before – and my beloved custom made black walnut cutting board from Eric Childress is still sitting happily on my counter. It’s a permanent fixture, I had the countertop measured and sent Eric the dimensions of what I wanted and a few weeks later it arrived. Here are some gorgeous hand carved and finished cutting …


Salad Pride

Here’s a new site I found – an entire blog for salads. Seafood, vegan, raw, vegetarian, meat salads are featured alongside beautiful photography. The salads are creative, even catching the eyes of two little boys who are sitting right next to me as I create this post. We’ve each picked out our favorites. My picks: Feta Cheese, Sweet Potato and …


Submarine Tea Infuser

I’d drink tea all day if I had this! Submarine Tea Infuser £9.30 (I’d love to get in the U.S. too!)



Silly name, great concept….but only if you can figure a way to keep them from crushing in the bag. Via Incredible Things.