Category Archives: adventures

A new kind of Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving is the first Thanksgiving in 6 years that Lindsay and I have spent with family. In our California life, traveling to the east coast was reserved for supremely important occasions. Being that Thanksgiving is so close to Christmas, … Continue reading

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Autumn in Evergreen

Over the weekend I roamed through tombs and headstones at Evergreen Cemetery in Portland. I marveled at the marble monuments, the mementos left at graveside, and moss blankets sprawling over stone surfaces. The rain drizzled and my boots sunk softly … Continue reading

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Treasure Island and Beyond

On the final day of my Thanksgiving / four day weekend, my sweetie and I headed over to San Francisco. We stopped at the new(ish) Treasure Island Flea Market and saw a friend selling her amazing jewelry, as well as … Continue reading

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Tucson Here I Come!

I’m getting ready to head to Tucson next week for work. I’ll be working a 10 day tradeshow with four other fabulous women during the countries biggest gem and jewelry sale of the year. I have my budget set and … Continue reading

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Crafting an Aesthetic

I’ve been having a personal dilemma lately,  specifically with my jewelry making and jewelry style. I desperately want to have a style and a look, or at least a definable aesthetic. Lately I feel like I’ve been getting a closer. … Continue reading

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Weekend Adventure : Apple Picking in Petaluma

I’m so excited for my weekend adventure of apple picking in Petaluma! It’s one of my favorite autumn activities and I haven’t done it in so long.I’m really looking forward to roaming through an orchard and the smell of apple crisp baking … Continue reading

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