ART & MUSIC · Book Reviews · Cleaning · HOME & GARDEN · LIFESTYLE & SELF · Organizing & Decluttering · Self Improvement · Simplicity

‘Zero Waste Home’: An example to living easier

The book, “Zero Waste Home” by Bea Johnson was a recommended book I found on a blog I read about living without excess. Being this type of minimalist, earth-saving book, you may think it would be written by someone who has always lived this way. On the contrast, Bea first tells her story about how…… Continue reading ‘Zero Waste Home’: An example to living easier

ART & MUSIC · Book Reviews · Kentucky · LIFESTYLE & SELF · Relationships · Self Improvement · Simplicity · TRAVELS & EVENTS

The Minimalists’ Book Tour: Louisville, KY

I found The Minimalists around January of 2012 when I wanted to go through a major purge of things around my home, and also some stuff on the inside. It seemed a lot of the stuff on the outside, clutter, chaos, was correlating with a mess of things going on on the inside from just…… Continue reading The Minimalists’ Book Tour: Louisville, KY

ART & MUSIC · Book Reviews · Decorating & Design · Garden · HOME & GARDEN

Books on Gardening, the Landscape, & Landscape Architecture

When I first got into gardening and then into landscape architecture, I searched the web for books to begin reading that would help prepare me once I got into school. I found it difficult to find those staples of literature that would help me be ahead of the game. Lately I’ve been wanting to find…… Continue reading Books on Gardening, the Landscape, & Landscape Architecture

ART & MUSIC · Music & Concerts · Uncategorized

Giveaway! Farthest Field Album

A couple of weeks ago I headed to my favorite local music store for Record Store Day. I always block off my schedule because I love all the extra things the record store does on this special day. Lots of bands put out special promotional items and the stores have special things like bands, food…… Continue reading Giveaway! Farthest Field Album

ART & MUSIC · Film · FOOD & RECIPES · Main Dishes · Sides · Uncategorized

A Feast of Ice & Fire: Game of Thrones Dinner

A few weeks ago my friend came to me and asked if I would cater a dinner party feast for this tv show’s premiere  Game of Thrones. Even though I don’t watch any tv or know anything about shows on these days, I thought it was pretty cool that a tv show had its own cookbook,…… Continue reading A Feast of Ice & Fire: Game of Thrones Dinner

ART & MUSIC · Book Reviews · Music & Concerts · Uncategorized

Book Review: Just Kids by Patti Smith

If you enjoy knowing about pop culture or just like to read memoirs or autobiographies, then Patti Smith’s book about her life growing into an icon will be a good read. Just Kids 2010 Patti Smith is a true product of her time; growing up on the East Coast and moving to New York City in her early…… Continue reading Book Review: Just Kids by Patti Smith

ART & MUSIC · Music & Concerts · Uncategorized

New Release: Jim James Regions of Light and Sound of God

I was at the front door of my local record store 15 minutes before it opened. On February 5th, the new Jim James (formerly known as Yim Yames) of My Morning Jacket released his new album Regions of Light and Sound of God. Typically I’m never at the release of something new. But today caused…… Continue reading New Release: Jim James Regions of Light and Sound of God