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Great Gatsby is anything but great? Sorry, but them’s fightin’ words

At the bookstore the other day, people were talking about the new movie version of <i>The Great Gatsby</i>. They'd seen the trailer and were certain Hollywood had made something slick and unseemly of their beloved story – something to avoid.<p>"I'll just read the book again," a woman said, sighing.<p>The fact …

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6 Photography Rules You Shouldn't Feel Guilty About Breaking

Whenever we first set out to learn something we usually are forced to learn the rules of that particular activity before we’re allowed to fully …

Computer kids: Does your child need a digital detox?

Addiction to computers can affect youngsters both physically and mentally. But one doctor helps screen addicts as young as four to break the habit<p>Not so long ago, my daughter trailed into the sitting room and thrust her iPod Touch into my hands.<p>“What is it now?” I demanded wearily. “Do you want me …

Q & A with Clare Elsaesser

7 Comments<p>Our Q&A today takes us to Jenner, California with artist Clare Elsaesser of Tastes Orangey. From the moment I saw Clare's work a few years …

Have a great weekend.

This Tuesday evening, Toby and I were at home minding our own business, when Alex went to a work party and met Robert De Niro ! The actor is...

Creative Cardboard Playhouses

We are still waiting for Spring. If I thought I was antsy in March, now I'm about ready to claw Mother Nature's eyes out - not to mention the weather …

Sunglasses Pouch - Design Crush

I have a really bad habit of just tossing my sunglasses into my purse when I’m through wearing them. And I can’t tell you how many pairs have been …

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Living In: Tuck Everlasting

I first read Natalie Babbit’s 1975 classic, <i>Tuck Everlasting</i>, when I was in sixth grade. I’m not sure if it was because of my youth or because of …

Anna Quindlen, One True Thing

Anna Quindlen, <i>One True Thing</i>

The little boy who lost his name, by Lostmy.name

The Little Boy Who Lost His Name is the story of a little boy who wakes up one morning to realise that his name has gone! He puts on some clothes, …

Ways to Play with Nature (Inside & Out) All Month Long

Ever noticed how much kids love a good theme? A central topic is such a great way to get little ones engaging in all sorts of things – reading, …

Cool Decorating Trick No. 37 + Covet Garden

7 Comments<p>The newest issue of Covet Garden magazine is out featuring the happy home of a couple named Michelle and Glen. As mentioned in the magazine …

A Fresh & Feminine Workspace

I have a tiny little nook for my workspace, but if I had a full-blown office it would totally look something like this. You can check out all of the …

easter sunday.

happy easter! (yesterday.) hope you had a beautiful easter sunday with your loved ones. here are a few photos from our day together below:<p>^^^ it was …

Beautiful illustrations by Liekeland

How beautiful are these works by Dutch illustrator Lieke van der Vorst? They have something so innocent about them, and at the same time they are so …

Almost Spring

We’ve gone through a bit of a cold front here in north Texas these past two weeks or so. (Oh, what is that you say? You got 3 feet of snow where you …

Top Etsy Stores for Kids' Decor

I'm forever poking around Etsy for various reasons, and have gathered a good list of go-to favorites over time. Here are my very best finds for …

Cauliflower puree with fried eggs and grilled asparagus