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KABLAMMO!

So my absence from the blog had been mostly just forgetfulness-related, however recently it shifted from that to medically-related. Most of my friends and family know the gist of the story, but for the sake of documentation, I’ll try and…

A SMALL CHANGE

After some consideration, I decided to change my username on iStockphoto to samposnick instead of the previous sposnick. Given that when I initially signed up for iStockphoto, it was as a buyer, so I really didn’t give my member name…

THE ALL-CONSUMING DECK

Well, here it is, we’ve finally managed to finish the deck extension and get some photos up here. Now I no longer have an excuse for not posting, other than laziness or the fact that my life is beyond dull.

POPPTAGS

Just found out about this via Steph via Thoughtful Day’s blog. ┬áNice to see some of my work applied with snarky writing, and I mean that seriously. I get told sometimes that my work is very sweet, but the sarcastic…

TRUFFLE LOVE

I decided to whip up these oreo truffles for my cousin’s bridal shower tonight, seeing as how the recipe on Bakerella made it look so simple and delicious, and well, it was! ┬áThe recipe consists of about two ingredients and…

WEDDING INVITE ILLUSTRATION

As it seems to be the most common request I get for custom illustrations (wedding invitations, that is), I thought I would post my latest piece. Developed for Julie’s wedding invite design (hence all the copyspace on the right), it’s…

UP I SAY!

Well, Pixar, if your goal was to make me cry (again… damn you WALL-E), mission accomplished. Nik and I just got back from seeing Pixar’s latest Up and have to say it was pretty good. Aside from us making the…

HELLO TWIG & FIG!

(Photo above poached from Design*Sponge, thank you! If I had my own photo, I’d use it!) Was perusing through Design*Sponge’s great coverage of some of the artists at the National Stationery Show in New York when I spotted this card…

THE READING ROOM: REJECTED

It feels like I have gone through a massive glut of books this year. Just can’t get enough of ‘em. Even on the short flight back from Denver (after leaving Las Vegas… lights so bright, palm sweat on a Saturday…

AW, FUDGE

Those who know me, know that I’m often in need of a quick sugar fix. Since non-homebaked cookies rarely do it for me, and I try not to keep ice cream in the house, I am wondering if I should…