13 books for 2013 – Book Club

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Hi there! Lets read 13 great books in 2013…shall we? First book (my choice, Katie gets to pick February’s!): “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society“. So far, I’m in love! It’s compelling! Written in a series of letters which go back and forth from an amazingly unique and refreshing group of very eclectic […]

29 paintings for 29 days for $29.99…

"Crash" by Megan Elizabeth (12x12)

This year to celebrate Leap Year, I am going to undertake a fun little/crazy project and do a small (12″ x 12″) painting a day for 29 days (each costing only $29!) in hopes of getting some of my artwork out there and enjoying the fruits of a little forced creativity. The details: 1.  Each […]

3 Fashion Trends Guys Hate! And the ones they love…


Every now and then its fun to get a glimpse into the secret world of men.  Being that I have a husband and a roommate of the male persuasion, I get this glimpse all too frequently! So, today I am sharing the Fashion Trends that men hate.  (They feel quite strongly about this, apparently!) 1. […]

Re-reading favorites from childhood…


Something I always think about is re-reading some of the books that really helped me to become the little bookworm that I am today as an adult.  After finishing my M.A. in Spanish Literature and reading more serious books like don Quijote and La Celestina, it might be fun to travel back in time and […]

Etsy Daydream

madrid mapcut

Another fun place to cruise on a snowy Tuesday (if it actually snows!) is Etsy.  I love randomly finding artwork like this one below: Madrid Mapcut (granted, it is $1,100, but so freakin’ cool!): http://www.etsy.com/listing/54765002/madrid-mapcut?ref=sr_list_1&ga_search_query=madrid+mapcut&ga_search_type=handmade&ga_page=&order=&includes[0]=tags&includes[1]=title&filter[0]=handmade It’s like going to a flea market while in your PJs! Have a great day. M