Need a little Monday boost? Check out the new event at the winter Olympics: Slopestyle. Snowboarders + obstacle course = super cool flips and revolutions with names like The Holy Crail (ie 1620 Japan Air Mute Grab), the backside triple cork 1440 (three head-over-heels flips and four full revolutions), a cab double cork 900, or the switch stance backside 540. I feel energized just writing it all down.   Are you watching the Winter Olympics? What’s your favorite event? Happy Monday!        … Read more »

Wishing you a renewed sense of wonder     and hoping you enjoy the fruits of your labor   May your days be spent with those you love   and may those days be merry   and all that you dreamed      especially if all that you dreamed includes your teeth   and may your memories be good     Wishing you and yours joy and peace this holiday season! Happy Monday! **If you enjoyed this post, you can… Read more »

I like coffee. I especially like how I am a tad less crabby in the mornings after I drink it–and of course, there’s the caffeine oomph.  My caffeinated doodles.   And I have to admit I feel pretty fancy whenever I get to sip on a five dollar soy latte (and practically spy-like when I get to do it incognito). But I’d never heard of coffee cupping. Turns out it’s a lot like wine tasting. Coffee cupping is a process… Read more »