Archive for October, 2009



Just a quick post about three of my favorite etsy designers. chainchainchained : I absolutely love Regina’s metal jewelry. So beautiful. Her blog A Chain of Events is linked on my blog roll. RachelleD : Rachelle’s mixture of beads, chains, and handmade floral pieces are stunning. clearcutcrafts2007 : Handmade paper butterflies! As featured in Martha […]

The Southern Festival of Books takes place every year at the War Memorial Plaza in Nashville. The festival gathers renowned authors (Southern and not-so-Southern) to share their works with attendees and sign books. I attended the festival last year and heard readings by Sherman Alexie (who was insightful and absolutely hilarious) and Rick Bragg (who […]

I decided to try p90x ( you know, the infomercials by Beach Body) after hearing from several friends that the program actually works. I have a membership to the YMCA, and I do go sometimes to muscle conditioning classes or to do a stint on the elliptical machine. But most of the time, I choose […]