favorite finds

Go Fly a Kite and Other News

images via Etsy I made this fun little treasury on Etsy last week and thought I’d share it here with you guys. Do you like it? (If you do, I think I’ll start sharing more!) I’m hoping to do some kite flying with the kids myself this month and couldn’t resist all these bright colors! […]

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Goodies from the Spare Parts Studio

I recently had the honor of visiting my friend Mary Cantú, founder and director of the local organization Spare Parts, to check out her giant collection of recycled materials that will eventually become supplies for local art teachers and educators. Spare Parts is currently housed in the Henry Ford Academy here in San Antonio, and […]

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A Little Antique Eye Candy

Remember our anniversary staycation? Well we stopped by this antique mall in downtown (San Antonio) before heading back home. It was three-stories full of old stuff. When we were paying the meter for the car my husband thought we wouldn’t need to pay for more than an hour, but I knew better. Here are a […]

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Thrift Store Party Plates

You wanna see my plates? C’mon, you know you want to! I found this set of eight octagonal dessert and dinner plates all in great condition. I guess they’re ceramic, so they’re pretty lightweight. On the back I noticed “France” faintly imprinted on all the dishes. So, this is my classy French party ware. Très […]

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