give me liberty

you gotta go big or go home when it comes to Liberty London


the ultimate decluttering secret

... the ease of shopping online is causing an epidemic of cluttered, disorganized homes, leading to unhappy families.

small, local, independent, brick-and-mortar

That's where I'll be doing my holiday shopping this year. I'm lucky to live in a part of the country that still has many one-location, independent, locally-owned shops -- enough that I rarely set foot in a mall. It's important to me that I support fellow small business owners, interact with people who live and …

storage for small things

I am drawn to storage boxes with compartments, possibly a carryover from carrying around an Artbin in my art school days. Serenity for me is everything in its place. These days it's about Legos and craft supplies. I have yet to find the perfect, portable storage container. I made a pilgrimage to my local Container …