"People look at an oil painting and admire the use of brushstrokes to convey meaning. People look at a graffiti painting and admire the use of a drainpipe to gain access."
Sunday, June 20th, 2010
One thing about my new home that I haven't quite gotten used to is the amount of brush fires that seem to occur nearby every other week or so. Today while driving around we shot these (on our phones) in nearby Perris:
Tuesday, June 8th, 2010
Since my last post in February I have:
Here are some highlights, in picture form:
Sunday, February 7th, 2010
Just thought I'd share a quick video Brett and I got right after the Super Bowl here in town, at a local sporting goods store. I can't imagine what it looks like in New Orleans (I guess I could just turn the TV back on, but eh!)
Tuesday, November 17th, 2009
Me (3:18:09 PM): so these save the dates are making me mad
Me (3:18:13 PM): they're printing pixely
Brett (3:18:19 PM): hmm
Brett (3:18:24 PM): oh
Brett (3:18:29 PM): you may have to align the heads
Me (3:18:43 PM): i did
Brett (3:18:58 PM): where it prints those lines and you have to choose which one looks better?
Me (3:19:03 PM): yeah
Brett (3:19:13 PM): did you set it to highest quality?
Me (3:19:23 PM): yes
Brett (3:19:40 PM): did you adjust the maximum allotted print buffer for the queue?
Me (3:19:49 PM): what?
Brett (3:20:02 PM): unplug the usb and blow into it. that always worked for my nintendo
Sunday, November 1st, 2009
I have recently come to terms with the fact that I have a horrible, horrible addiction to accessories. I don't mean regular, grown up jewelry with real silver or gold and gems and whatever. I mean silly plastic jewels and rings with gigantic parts on them. Feather headbands and plastic barrettes. Hats, too, recently. I can now say that I own more than one hat! And scarves! With the impending Winter I've recently gotten into wearing scarves.
However, I've also become really pretty poor lately (probably partially due to the accessories obsession, to be completely honest) so I thought I'd try my hand at some DIY projects now that I've completed my latest huge one (wedding aside...we're pretending that doesn't exist for now.) So here are a couple for you: