Books are not dead Inspiring: The Enduring Art of Reading.

By Regina Connell. Does the book have a future? All the froth says no. Even our grumpy, romantic tense of fatalism says no. But a lot of data says yes: there is something profound and human about the book. Less … Continue reading

DxV: Misa Kumabuchi.
Lee & Lou: Olive Oil-Fried Eggs + Labneh.
Lee & Lou: Sunchoke Caponata.

Inspiring: Valuing Repair.

Making it easier to take care

By Regina Connell. One of the more inspiring things to cross my screen was this little piece in Ecouterre. What’s inspiring? That it’s not just maker making more responsibly and consumers thinking about consuming more responsibly but about governments making … Continue reading

Lee & Lou: Fried Eggplant Sandwiches.

Eggplant Sandwiches

By Lee & Lou Havlicek. Lee & Lou Cook. Sooo… See that golden, toasty, savory piece of perfection frying up right there? Melty cheese peeking out, tucked between two slices of crunchy-on-the-outside, creamy-on-the-inside… Eggplant! That’s right, these little Italian guys aren’t your typical … Continue reading

DxV: Misa Kumabuchi.

Beautiful bowls

By Regina Connell. Japan is one of those countries that fascinates, but why, exactly? Is it the zen quiet of the countryside’s traditional ryokans? Is it the craziness of Tokyo’s Akihabara and Harajuku? The love of tradition? The seemingly infinite … Continue reading