February 24, 2012

Turn a light on

Kathryn Calder's latest music video is whimsical.  


February 17, 2012

North America's Largest Tea Exhibition

This weekend, experience something unique to North America right here in Victoria; the 6th annual Victoria Tea Festival.  

Welcome to the Victoria Tea Festival – the largest public tea exhibition in North America! Whether you are a tea newbie or a tea aficionado, you will not be disappointed at this weekend event. Discover a world of tea from the traditional to the trendy as you sample hundreds of teas or learn about such topics as “cooking with tea” at one of the complimentary presentations. Taste  black, green, white, oolong, or herbal teas uniquely and exquisitely prepared by local, national, and international exhibitors, noting how the flavours may differ depending upon origin, soil type, style of tea, processing techniques, and preparation. Shop for all your favourite teas, tea wares, tea-related products, and silent auction or raffle items. Experience the event to the fullest by attending both days, engaging with the exhibitors, and learning about the benefits of tea in your diet. 
To find out more please follow this link.  

February 14, 2012


Courtesy of Audrey

Courtesy of Periphere

Courtesy of Ron Arad

Courtesy of Selene

February 10, 2012

All things yellow

 yel·low  [yel-oh]  noun, adjective, -er, -est, verb noun
1. a color like that of egg yolk, ripe lemons, etc.; the primary color between green and orange in the visible spectrum, an effect of light with a wavelength between 570 and 590 nm.

To bring us back a decade; Coldplay's "Yellow".

February 04, 2012

Fabulous Books

"Inspired by the enduring magic and importance of books, our objective is to create and distribute exceptional publishing that's instantly recognizable for its spirit, creativity, and value. This objective also informs our business relationships and endeavors, be they with customers, authors, vendors, or colleagues."
If you're ever in need of a fabulous gift, (or a beautiful treat for yourself) 
browse through Chronicle Books' website here

A few fun ones are: