ART INSPIRATION / tracie cheng

"So often we come across a multitude of things that are more complex than we’ll ever really know. Just being alive means acknowledging the seen and at times having to trust in the unseen: what is visible is not always the full picture, and what is beneath the surface can speak volumes." -Tracie Cheng

ART INSPIRATION / david stern

These images are the result of physically weaving together two photographic prints of the same subject. They are an attempt to bridge dignified, direct portraits with a sort of abstraction that allows their subjects to hide within themselves, and the photographs to be distinctly physical objects. In hiding some things, we reveal others.

BULLET JOURNAL / 17 easy ways to organize your holiday season

Every year around the holidays, I get so overwhelmed and excited that I tend to bite off more than I can chew. I get super ambitious about how many handmade gifts I can pull off, how many Christmas cards I can send out, etc. that this year I vowed I wouldn’t do that! By actually planning and mapping out some of the really important holiday stuff I need to focus on, I can be more effective and efficient (which means more time for relaxing).

FRIDAY, I'M IN LOVE / november 4, 2016

I’ve already installed a Christmas Countdown app on my phone and let me be the first to inform you that as of today, there are only 51 days until Christmas. My favorite time of the year! I love doing so much this time of the year that I’ve decided to incorporate a Christmas planner into my bullet journal and I’ll admit I am waaaay too excited about it. I guess you could say I really like Christmas.