Shopping Confessions of a Coffee Addict

I LOVE coffee. How much? Let me count the ways:  I have 4 stove-top espresso makers of varying sizes, 3 French presses, 1 3-cup Chemex coffeemaker,  1 Vietnamese phin and 2 Kalita drippers. Whew!   Needless to say, I am a coffee enthusiast.   So over the weekend, I went mock-shopping over at for something that  canContinue reading “Shopping Confessions of a Coffee Addict”

Unwrapping Moleskine

Hubby who knows how much I love Moleskine gifted me with my Weekly Notebook Diary/Planner for 2016. Hurray! I’ve been using Moleskine for so long but unwrapping one always makes me feel so… giddy. The sensation of opening a new notebook for the first time is priceless. I wanted to share with you my unwrapping ritualContinue reading “Unwrapping Moleskine”

Free 2016 Printable Calendar from A Dose of Simple

2015 has been quite a year for me. “Eventful” doesn’t even begin to describe it. But I’m not complaining. After all, I feel that I have accomplished so much in a span of 12 months.  I’m still wondering how I got out of 2015 still in one piece, though!  All I’m certain of is thatContinue reading “Free 2016 Printable Calendar from A Dose of Simple”

This Week on Instagram: Leathercraft, Relearning Old Skills, and a Pleasant Surprise

The past week has left me so stressed out, what with having to deal with my research (for my masters) and Kofi’s chronic dermatitis. Good thing I had a bit of free time to spend on relearning how to cut and stitch leather— skills I have put aside for the past 12 years. The wholeContinue reading “This Week on Instagram: Leathercraft, Relearning Old Skills, and a Pleasant Surprise”