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Hi Bella – yes, I think they'd do fine in a pot!
Toggle Commented yesterday on return of the radishes at elephantine
thanks, Vickie :)
Toggle Commented 4 days ago on return of the radishes at elephantine
thank you, Cathleen!
Toggle Commented 4 days ago on return of the radishes at elephantine
I'm not sure about beets! I like them, too, though – I'll have to give them a shot :)
Toggle Commented 4 days ago on return of the radishes at elephantine
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Radishes are one of my favorite things to grow because they're so fast – these took just about a month from planting to harvest. I enjoyed them today roasted with olive oil, salt, and pepper. But I'm still convinced the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at elephantine
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I don't – I wish I did! I do have a polaroid back for my Mamiya RB67... it's not quite the same but still fun! ;)
Toggle Commented 6 days ago on First Trimester Field Notes at HAPPINESS IS...
I love that you're taking polaroids! And I'm so glad to hear that your first trimester went so well. I look forward to more updates :) xo
Toggle Commented May 16, 2015 on First Trimester Field Notes at HAPPINESS IS...
Thank you, Jess! I loved reading your comment. I completely agree with you about confidence bringing out the best dancer in you, and consequently how dancing well then boosts your confidence. Your students are lucky to have you as a teacher!
Toggle Commented May 10, 2015 on a year of ballet at elephantine
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Two from me: new 4-color ballpoint pens in the shop, and playing with watercolor brushes in photoshop... ...and two from others: beautiful illustrations by Laura Berger and Margaret Berg. Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2015 at elephantine
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One last bulb variety to share with you for the time being – a stunning Carnaval De Nice double tulip. This variety was the last of my bulbs to bloom, like a magnificent final act. I wasn't disappointed. Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2015 at elephantine
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I'm having a sale this week in my Etsy shop to celebrate spring. Use the coupon code "JEWELS" during checkout for 20% off! (Expires May 1st.) Hope you have a wonderful start to your week! Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2015 at elephantine
Thanks, Christine -- I hope you get a chance to read a few of them! Heartburn & The Paying Guests are both novels, Lives of Girls and Women is short stories, House of Light is poetry, and Being Mortal & Bad Feminist are non-fiction. p.s. you can find more of my recommendations here, too :) http://elephantine.typepad.com/elephantine/best-books-of/
Toggle Commented Apr 26, 2015 on recommended reading at elephantine
Sounds like we have very similar taste :) Thanks for your comment, Chelsey!
Toggle Commented Apr 26, 2015 on recommended reading at elephantine
So sweet! He's going to be such a lucky little guy :)
Toggle Commented Apr 25, 2015 on And The Gender Is ....... at HAPPINESS IS...
thanks for the recommendations, Kim! I'll add those to my reading list.
Toggle Commented Apr 25, 2015 on recommended reading at elephantine
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It's been a while since I've shared any book recommendations! Here's six I've enjoyed in the last few months: 1. Heartburn (Nora Ephron) – "Our marriages were tied together. [...] Two of us liked dark meat and two of us... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2015 at elephantine
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(Happy Earth Day!) Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2015 at elephantine
I was really hoping this was your secret :) I'm so thrilled for you! x
Toggle Commented Apr 16, 2015 on We're Having A Baby !!! at HAPPINESS IS...
Thank you, Ina! Yes, I can definitely ship to the Philippines (just not food items). Mignon's checkout is enabled for international orders, but feel free to email me at hellomignonshop@gmail.com if you'd like a shipping quote or have any other questions!
Toggle Commented Apr 16, 2015 on mignon for mother's day at elephantine
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Sometimes I want a super smooth, creamy soup – other times it's variety of texture that does the trick. This soup has been a recent favorite of mine exactly for that reason. It's got the hearty, chewy texture of barley,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2015 at elephantine
thanks, Emilie!
Toggle Commented Apr 15, 2015 on mignon for mother's day at elephantine
thanks so much, Lena. x
Toggle Commented Apr 15, 2015 on mignon for mother's day at elephantine
thanks, Carole! :)
Toggle Commented Apr 15, 2015 on mignon for mother's day at elephantine
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For the next few weeks there's a Mother's Day collection at Mignon! It was fun putting this together. You can see the rest here. Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2015 at elephantine
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thank you, Shuang! unfortunately I didn't edit the photos at a high resolution – otherwise I'd upload it to my society6 shop!
Toggle Commented Apr 10, 2015 on four of a kind at elephantine