A blog about art, design, books and random things

October 2023

  • This song has me in a chokehold.

  • SOooOOOoOOooOoo tempting to order this just for the carrying case BUT (a) I love my Owala bottle too much and (b) I’m not one to carry a water bottle with a strap – it’s usually shoved into a bag or backpack. Instead, can Taylor and her team offer up just the strap separately because then…

  • We were able to get in some family apple picking time just as the season winds down. We usually get out there earlier but every weekend has been rainy. Much thanks to Mother Nature and an invite because we had a blast. The orchard at Mann Orchards now ranks as tops on our list for…

  • This is a super cute post by Gong Cha featuring bubble teas and their Taylor Swift eras. My fave is Reputation.

  • The 1989 (Taylor’s Version) collection is out. I love the sea breezy color vibes of light blues, pinks and creams. Will I be getting anything? As if I don’t have enough Taylor Swift t-shirts, I am adding the charcoal photo distressed t-shirt to my collection. The viewfinder is tempting but I’m terrible at displaying objects…

  • Dunkin’ Halloween merch and, of course, donuts on the way. I don’t have the space for the 6ft inflatable Spider Donut, but the keychain and donuts I can do. The inflatable will be available at 12pm EST on 10/3 online and everything else in-store on 10/11. Embracing the fanfare around the Spider Donut, the brand…