2012 Archives

On the road with Al Paradise and Dave Moriarty

Today we stayed overnight at Travelers Campground in Alachua, Florida in the very last space available. The hosts were VERY kind and they even showed Alice the animals they keep there. The camp was totally packed, and the little family and I went for a walk, a few laps around the park with Alice and…

Watching for Octopi

We visited the beach in Fort Pierce, Florida during a pit stop on our 1,800-mile drive from Boca back home to Omaha. Alice really likes fish and sea creatures, and we saw an octopus at a nature center we visited on our trip. While we were on the beach she suggested that we might find…

A new headband for you and women everywhere.

I announced on Facebook and Twitter a few weeks ago that 50% of my sales with Princess Lasertron for the rest of the year will be donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation to honor my friend Jordan’s mother Cora Delmundo who passed away in her battle with breast cancer this month. For the remaining…

Photos from Lyndsay and Dan’s wedding

Last year a super cool woman named Lyndsay asked me to make up a custom flower kit so she could create the felt flower bouquet of her dreams. I made her a super-deluxe kit with a vintage-inspired palette of creams, whites, and pale blush tones with some details in violet and wine tones. She and…

Field Trips

We’ve had a lot of fun at the beach this week, and we also visited a nature center in Boca called Gumbo Limbo where we saw tons of turtles, butterflies, and Alice’s favorite, fish. We got there just around nap time, when Alice is at her bossiest and most sullen and impatient, but the fish…