Welcome Back

It’s been a crazy few months with my amazing sidekick, Andrea, giving birth to the most beautiful baby boy, and me adjusting to life in a new city while juggling my startup, The Blog Bar. Now, some would think of a break as a bad thing, a “step back”, but we would disagree. That negative viewpoint can…

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Oh Baby!

I’ve had babies on the brain lately, and it’s no wonder as I’ve been spending my days with my little fella, who is just over four months old. We’ve been spoiled with well wishes and cards for our little one. I wanted to share some of my favorites, including this oh-so-lovely card from my penpal…

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Mail More Love

Whether you’re a lover of snail mail already or just an admirer looking to jump in but don’t know where to start, having a kit with everything you may need on hand is a perfect way to begin! Mail More Love, a card subscription box, is a great resource for snail mailers out there looking…

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Featured Designer: Janine Kwoh of Kwohtations

Janine Kwoh is the creative force behind the cleverly named Kwohtations greeting cards. These cards are unique, heartfelt and genuine – cards for occasions that may go unrecognized, cards that celebrate diversity and and provide solace during life’s difficult moments. Some of my favorite sentiments include: I would fail life without you, It’s OK, my shit’s a…

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Featured Designer: Christina Song of Forage Paper Co.

Christina Song is the designer behind the oh-so-gorgeous Forage Paper Co. stationery line. Full of inspiration from nature, Forage cards oft feature florals and plant life, and sometimes, Christina’s pets. In addition to designing Forage, the uber talented Christina is an artist  with a seriously impressive portfolio of collaged paper cut illustrations. You received your…

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Washi Tape Goals

My partner in crime Andrea is the queen bee of washi tape designs. Not only are the cards she gives perfection but she always adds so much more love to it by designing the outside as well. You know a card is great when you even save the envelope! Her designs give me a #washitapegoals…

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Notemaker.

You may think my first love is greeting cards, but this love story began with collecting office supplies. Every journal, pen, marker, I could get  – I was addicted. Every time I visited my uncle, he would take me on a shopping spree at the closest office supply store. I know what you’re thinking, a little strange,…

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