Monthly Archives: August 2011

Post-hurricane gifts

After a weekend spent glued to the TV and twitter for all the latest about Hurricane Irene, many of us are probably a little hurricaned-out. Now that things are settling down and hopefully getting back to normal, we’ve received several … Continue reading

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Cookie delivery for a bridal shower

Last week we had the chance to work with our friends at Best Friends Books Foundation on a lovely bridal shower order. I made the silly mistake of waiting til the last minute to source the green ribbon and ended … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irene and an ice cream cake

It’s been a weird couple of weeks. Last weekend I was supposed to fly to Cleveland, but bad weather kept me in New York. This weekend I made it to Cleveland, but even worse weather (in the form of Hurricane … Continue reading

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Back-to-school window shopping

I was jogging to Central Park this morning when the window display at crewcuts caught my eye. I’ve always loved arts and crafts projects, and I was smitten by J.Crew’s creative take on the old paper bag and wrapping paper … Continue reading

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drool-worthy new blog: spoon fork bacon

What happens when you put a photographer and a food stylist together on the internet? You get this amazing, beautiful, and yes, drool-worthy new site, spoon fork bacon. I first learned about spoon fork bacon from one half of the … Continue reading

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Impromptu cookie gifts

As you might imagine, we eat a LOT of baked goods around here. It’s hard to resist the temptation of an extra cookie or brownie, and we always seem to have one or two or twelve hanging around. The good … Continue reading

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They’re here! New baby shower cookies.

Last week I wrote¬†this post about the adorable baby shower cookies we made with Paperwhite Studio. Guess what? You can now order these cookies anytime (and in a variety of colors) on our website. See here! P.S. We love love … Continue reading

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Featured cause contest: cast your vote!

We need your help! This week, we’re running a contest on our facebook page to determine our featured nonprofit for September. The three nonprofits that are in the running are First Book, Free Arts NYC, and Givology. You can read … Continue reading

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An Ice Cream Pie Birthday

I wouldn’t have thought I’d write two posts in a row about homemade ice cream, but here we are. This weekend didn’t go as planned; I was supposed to travel to Cleveland with my boyfriend to celebrate his birthday with … Continue reading

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BFG, meet MilkMade.

This week I had the chance to catch up with Diana Hardeman, founder of MilkMade, a local ice cream company that churns amazingly delicious flavors month by month and delivers them straight to your door (you can sign up for … Continue reading

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