Jack of All Faces

If you’re looking at today’s Jack-o’-lantern’s for a reminiscent reminder of the classic carvings from your childhood, the toothy grinned pumpkins with pyramid-shaped eyes and nose, you may have difficulties.  That’s because, for many pumpkin carving has taken on a whole new life, propelling it to the forefront as a serious seasonal art form. Equipped with power tools and sculpting… Read More “Jack of All Faces”

Shabby Chic Beach Design

Shabby chic beach decor is a quintessential design style that embraces the effortless and comfortable feeling of coastal living. Reworking repurposed furniture, fabrics and mismatched household items into an environment that favors distressed, weathered and faded features are just a few elements that help to create a shabby chic setting. Taking imperfections from the elements of nature such as shells,… Read More “Shabby Chic Beach Design”

Summer Recipe Series: Ceviche

If you’re in the mood to take advantage of great-tasting, local fresh fish as well as create a nice, cool summer dish to beat the heat, then ceviche is the dish for you! Ceviche (pronounced seh-veech-ay) consists of fresh minced vegetables, fresh cilantro and uncooked fresh fish that you marinate in lime juice. The acids from the citrus effectively “cook”… Read More “Summer Recipe Series: Ceviche”