|This nail lacquer (I love that word, "lacquer") from Ruffian, currently sold exclusively at Birchbox, arrived in my little Birchbox this week. It takes me back to my high-school days of a certain purple-black nail polish called "Vamp," the wearing of which ruffled my parents' feathers to no end.|
|Visit the quirky, innovative living room of Emma, from the blog A Beautiful Mess. |
You will want to kick off your shoes, pour yourself a Crystal Head skull vodka, and spin a record. How cute is that "Pot Luck," Julia-Child inspired rack? I really wish I had thought of that (along with everything else over at A Beautiful Mess - those girls and their team are ridiculously creative).
|I recommended Pessl's book last week in the round-up. I started it two days ago and I. can't. put. it. down. Every chapter ends with a cliffhanger (in true Dickensian fashion) that entices me deeper into the book's oubliette. Read it. Now. Stephen King also recently released his long-awaited follow-up to The Shining. Reviews of the book are strong. I can't wait to start it next week. Who needs sleep?|
|This snarky send-up of the Whole Foods phenomenon from Kelly MacLean deservedly went viral this week, because it is f*!$ing hilarious. Namaste. Via|
|This video for the Roasted Strawberry Buttermilk ice cream from Jeni's Ice Creams has |
had me salivating over the last few days. I'm going to try to make a homemade dessert tonight inspired by Jeni's. If it doesn't turn out well, I can always order a $12 pint here. $12 seems like a lot, btw, until you realize that they HAND-HULL all of the strawberries. Stay tuned for my recipe next week!!