Tuesday, June 30, 2009


it actually doesn't get any better than this...EMERIL SIGNING A COLLAGE I MADE HIM.
i've never been so happy. i adore this man.

*ALSO note that there was a no photo rule- but he let me snap this :-)

Monday, June 29, 2009

some recent photos...

i love this city!

day 108

i got a new makeup palette!!!
colorful things should be happening now :-)

Saturday, June 27, 2009


for three important people!!!!
first of all YAYYYY TAYLOR! for a successful surgery and being home & healing!

YAYYYYY! to christopher for his junior highschool graduation!
Christopher, now that i know you read this blog i better see comments :-) hehe

and YAYYYYY ray! my sister turns 22 tomorrow! happy happy happy birthday!

Thursday, June 25, 2009

i turned so boring!

i blame it on being congested!!!! but i am going to post a few photos from the last few days here- i hit landmark day 100 on my 365 project!!!!!!!!!!!!! time flies when...when you're taking pictures lol.
and also the lovely viv of polkadotrobot.com gave me a journal prompt...every day it is NON negotiable that i...
so here's my page & day 100's photo!

and tonight i'm going to a baseball game with my dad! go staten island yanks!

Sunday, June 21, 2009

some stuff & HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!

day 99's self portrait:


and happy father's day to all the dads out there- especially mine!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


crazy clouds!

the last few days have had the most amazing clouds!! (the worst weather, but the best clouds!) take a look:

Thursday, June 18, 2009


i've been a lousy blogger the past few days! i plan to fix that later :-)

Sunday, June 14, 2009

Saturday, June 13, 2009


one of my favorite people on the planet is making a cow for COWPARADE! today i went to flushing, queens to visit liz while she worked and i was blown away by how amazing her cow is coming out!!!
here are some photos from today, and be sure to watch the cow's progress on her blog- lizlomax.blogspot.com
YAYYYY LIZ!!!!!!!!!! :-)

liz is all over flushing on these posters!!! HOW COOL IS THAT?
can't wait to see cowbella when she's finished!

on doilies...

as so many of you know, i LOVE doilies. love love love love love.
some really nice people have fed this obsession lately, and i just wanted to post a GIANT thank you to Dot (of Taylor's grandparental fame) for the most amazing assortment of doilies EVER!
now if only kelly ripa would let me use them!!
she loves doilies and ribbons even more than i do!

and big thanks to rachel for this awesome PLASTIC doily that now beholds my pin cushion!!!

annnnd some pretty doily things are headed to my etsy shop tomorrow evening! here are some sneaker peekers...

Thursday, June 11, 2009

and only for my blogger friends...

tonight it came up in a chat that i used to be a clown, and pictures were requested...
here you go.

somewhere i have photos of rosie-the-clown playing in a playground with a bunch of children but i can't find them! if they turn up i'll post, but for now, this gets the point across!!
and here was my clowning logo:

if you have questions about my clown career, feel free to comment below and i'll answer.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

this summer,

i do solemnly swear to work on my art journals!
I'm currently taking a class by rachel denbow and here are some photos of my pages from the first two tutorials!
(the class is called "i do solemnly swear")

ps for detailed views you can click the image!

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

we (were) off to see the wizard...

a few pics of rachel and i in kansas! yes, we brought yellow chalk there. yes, i recognize this makes me nuts.
but seriously WHO is going to kansas without drawing a yellow brick road!

Monday, June 8, 2009

VLOG! a must see

this is long...and i had to get rid of like half of the videos to get it to a realistic timeframe lol, but please watch as it sums up my sister and i quite perfectly!
hahah. i say the word exciting a lot. she has a lot of questions.
and the last part is the best.
(o,rachew! the last minute and a half or so are for you hahahaa)

on meeting blog friends....

it's really amazing to feel like you KNOW someone because you read their posts, thoughts, etc. and see their photos on a daily basis! and then BAM! you hop on an airplane and there they are. in real life!!!
i feel so so so lucky to have taken this trip with my sis..we are already of thinking of where we can travel next year!
here are some blog friend photos along with a few others from the trip!
janel, nicole, jamie, rachel, and elsie it was amazing getting to meet you all!!! :-)

for alllll the photos click HERE!
there are some funny ones so go go go!