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Modern Art + Architecture @ LACMA

Exquisite Insights

  A few weeks ago, my mom and I attended a wedding down in Los Angeles. While we were there, we visited LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art). From the moment we arrived on campus, I loved it! The layout of the buildings was inviting and I liked the mix of white building materials with red pipes and green palm trees. I also liked Urban Light (Chris Burden), an outdoor sculpture consisting of 202 antique street lamps. My favorite art period is modern art. I especially like artists that use over-sized canvases, organic shapes and bold, contrasting colors. I...

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Home is Where the Navy Sends Us

Inspiration

My brother is in the Navy, so he and his sweet wife will be moving around a lot during their lifetime. Along with the struggles this entails, it is also an exciting adventure of exploring new places. They recently moved into a new home, so my mom tasked me with creating a gift for them: a sign that says "Home is where the Navy send us". You may have seen signs like these in gift shops or on Etsy, but I wanted to create my own. I hope you enjoy my little craft project!

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Lemon Cake

Recipes

Whenever we have guests for dinner, I always make dessert! Here is a new recipe I tried recently. Its very simple and perfect for late summer. My hubby liked it so much that he requested it become a "Hickernell staple"; so I guess I'll be making it again soon! You can download & print the recipe here.   Iced Lemon Cake1 box of lemon cake mix 1 (3 oz.) box of lemon gelatin ¾ cup vegetable oil ¾ cup water 4 eggs 1 cup powdered sugar 4 tbsp. lemon juice 1.  Combine gelatin mix and cake mix in a large...

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New Design: Apple Recipe Box

Exquisite Insights

I LOVE it when a customer makes a suggestion for a new design! Suzanne contacted me a few weeks ago requesting some recipe cards with an apple design to go along with a bridal shower that she hosted. This was the result, and I turned it into a recipe box as well.    Thanks for the suggestion, Suzanne!

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New Recipe Divider Categories

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