Monthly Archives: May 2011

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Gabriel Metsu’s fair shake

Recently an exhibit opened at the National Gallery in Washington DC to little, make that no, fanfare (according to this¬†the Daily Beast/Newsweek article). A contemporary of Vermeer, Metsu still seems to be largely ignored by modern art goers which is … Continue reading

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Mona Lisa mystery

A few years ago when the hubs still worked at Market Street Books I had the divine privilege of enjoying the world of ARC’s or advanced reader copies. One of the more delightful books I read was the story about … Continue reading

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For my Mother: A belated Mother’s Day post

All of us believe that we have the best mother in the world. I would never argue with your reasons but I wanted to tell you a little bit about my mother (who may or may not be the number … Continue reading

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I like shiny things

I like things that sparkle and shine. Magnets are no exception. This is something I’ve been creating lately- magnets using recycled magazine pictures. What do you think?

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Just say Gnome!

Gnomes. They’re small, cute, and could fit into someone’s pocket. Not to be confused with goblins or dwarves. After my brother’s graduation from TBS at Quantico my family went to lunch at Jimmy the Greek¬†family restaurant. There’s a sweet little … Continue reading

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Snow and Graham

Snow and Graham are a design studio based out of Chicago. This is a card from their 2011 line. Someone special will be receiving this delightful card. Guess who?!

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