The Love List

@akaleistar Reading Colin Meloy’s delightful novel, Wildwood, and being completely enchanted by it. Eating my mom’s delicious double chocolate pudding. Being featured in Inspired Design’s Smitten With Summer series! Listening to Jim Dale’s reading of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Β It’s like listening to the movie πŸ™‚ Being treated to this gigantic strawberry sundae. […]

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Why Don’t You…?

@akaleistar Write your favorite quotes on a scarf? Watch the Olympics and pick a new sport to try? Order a stack of indie magazines? Buy some cute stick on nails and give yourself a quick manicure? Use a necklace to organize your earrings? Pick out a new hairstyle? Start collecting stickers? Be a tourist in […]

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My Latest Obsessions

I know I’m late to the party, but I’m finally on Instagram (@akaleistar)! Β While I don’t have many pictures yet, I am bookmarking ARFotografie’s post about all the things you can do with your photos. My computer is dying, so I am busily backing up my data in the hopes that I wont lose anything […]

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The Love List

Loving: Making yummy oatmeal cookies Watching this Soviet parody of the movie industry Hearting this lace peter pan dress Getting postcards through postcrossing Listening to The Because Show Reading: Β Before Versailles: A Novel of Louis XIVΒ by Karleen Koen Watching: Β Once Upon A time, Daniel Deronda Listening: Β Bruno Mars singing “Talking to the Moon”

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Why Don’t You…?

Reread a childhood favorite? Write a letter to a friend? Listen to a podcast? Make cookie dough dip? Eat dessert first? Write a style manifesto? Have a Disney marathon? Build a blanket fort in the living room?

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