In Search of the Mother Road

This week’s IFB Project asks bloggers to tell an inspirational story.  The hard part has been deciding what story to post.  The one where I work as a stand in and meet Hugh Jackman?  This week’s near miraculous discovery of Chanel sandals at the local Salvation Army? What exactly is an inspirational story? To me, […]

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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.  It’s like listening to the movie 🙂 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 adderall 30mg online yourself a quick manicure? Use a necklace to organize your earrings? Pick out a new hairstyle? Start collecting stickers? Be […]

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My Latest Obsessions

I know I’m late to the party, but I’m finally on Instagram (@akaleistar)!  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:  Before Versailles: A Novel of Louis XIV by Karleen Koen Watching:  Once Upon A time, Daniel Deronda Listening:  Bruno Mars singing “Talking to the Moon”

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