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July 14, 2012 0

saturday morning

By in i like

good morning. growing up, saturday mornings were ruled by bowls of sugary cereal and music video clips. that’s if things went my way. i wasn’t much into cartoons so there was always a bit of a morning rumble-tumble for the remote control. whoever got a hold of the remote first inevitably ruled the morning’s entertainment. […]

April 11, 2012 0

On beginning (and story telling)

By in inspiration

With thanks to Ira Glass and David Shiyang Liu

March 1, 2010 2

that time of year

By in food & drink

the autumn switch has been flipped around these parts and i couldn’t be happier with a few months of cooler climes ahead of us. the real excitement, however, is the promise of vegetables made for braising, roasting and for making soups with. so i took the first cool day of autumn to welcome them in. […]

February 17, 2010 8

change a little

By in photography

you know i suffer from this affliction where i travel, journey and explore only to come home and mope around for months. months and months of sulking about the place. it’s rather tragic really. most people like to write about those travel experiences. some people have been known to hold gatherings where they will set […]

October 18, 2009 3

hei + film

By in photography

hei! astrid has been compiling a lovely series called why do you shoot film? today my words and photo [from a photo walking when we were i soho last month] feature on hei astrid. check it out and the rest of her lovely blog. the photo above was not taken in soho, rather at my […]

October 14, 2009 2

remember to look ahead

By in photography, travel

just as i was sulking about, i read this and felt inspired enough to start scanning some polaroids from our trip. this is one of 60+ shots which i’ve had sitting on my desk for the last month. this one is from the stairwell outside our room at the ace hotel. it was a pretty […]

October 13, 2009 1

somewhere in between

By in travel

you’d think i would have my act together by now. we’ve been back from our travels for a month now and yet my mind still wonders. i really admire those who can slip straight back into their everyday routine. i am not one of them. i’m trying though. i set up a little container garden […]

September 28, 2009 3

the photo album by frankie

By in photography

the lovely people at frankie have been hard at work compiling a book of inspiring photographs. and i am humbled to have a favourite film shot from my london vaction in 2007, included. the photo album will be available in october and pre-orders are available over here.

August 22, 2009 3

that time again

By in photography, travel

it’s been a while. and now, another adventure ahead. i’ll be posting here for the next couple of weeks as we discover seattle, portland and new york (take two). and today, a little glimpse of my side of town: winter flowers, lunches with my sister, and dinner with my husband. these shots were taken by […]

June 28, 2009 1

late afternoon

By in my everyday life

late this afternoon, a double rainbow sent our way from brooklyn. thanks people!