Snail mail. Happy mail. Mail art. I think of them as delightful keepsake pieces. Handwritten notes are so special now, since our society now thrives on quick, abbreviated responses. Social media has become a mainstream way to communicate and thus, seems to often render that communication lifeless and less meaningful. It can make the world… Continue reading Letter Writing
For those of you who are hooked on stationery as much as I am, you will understand that when you come across cute things, you can’t refuse. Recently, I’ve been seeing some great bits for everyday use and for the upcoming holidays. Clearance bins at crafts stores are great places to dig, if you’ve got… Continue reading Oh, the Pretty Labels!
Another month of favorites and this month is all about the changing of the season. My skincare routine is now switching to thicker creams and oils, which my skin is drinking up as the temperature drops in Wisconsin. Ever since I started using coconut oil – Trader Joe’s Organic Virgin Coconut Oil – to remove… Continue reading October 2013 Favorites
I absolutely love writing letters. I have all my life. Maybe it’s because I grew up with Jane Austen and my love of history. I love to see handwritten letters and postcards at the flea markets. I love to imagine people sitting at a desk, dipping into inkpots, writing with a unique stylus or quill,… Continue reading Letter Writing & My Writing Box