Posted in May 2012

i heart art

i heart art

hello, artist crush! i’ve been a fan of steve penley‘s for eons … maybe longer. it might be appropriate to use the word ‘obsession’ in the context of this post, but i’ll refrain given it can seem rather stalker-ish. that said, i do tend to have a minor physical reaction upon seeing his work. perhaps … Continue reading

you look radishing

you look radishing

i’ve always been a sucker for gorgeous produce. (stop laughing. yes, produce can be called gorgeous.) i literally stopped in my tracks upon seeing the glory that were these gigantic and tri-colored radishes. they. were. huge!  i’ve never seen such a sensational bunch of radishes in all my life. so … i bought some. but … Continue reading

flattery will get you everywhere

flattery will get you everywhere

good morning, lovelies! popthebubbly has been nominated for the illuminating blogger award by food stories blog – how cool is that?! the distinction recognizes bloggers that provide illuminating, informative blog content. * score! * i’m humbled and pleased to share with you, my dedicated readers, this nomination. it’s as much for you as it is for me. your comments and encouragement … Continue reading

little kernels of love

little kernels of love

once upon a time, something called kettle corn was invented. it’s the stuff good dreams are made of and i was obviously thrilled when this weekend i had an excuse to indulge on the ridiculously intoxicating combination of sweet and salty. thank you, memorial day parade and my two soon-to-be nieces for being convinced they … Continue reading

sweet memories

sweet memories

remember how fun it used to be when on the rare occasion your parents gave you money to retrieve from these machines some sugary goodness with your little grubby fingers? i do. those were the moments when i used to think that life was really great. it’s funny how our point of reference changes as we get … Continue reading

special delivery

special delivery

we’re creeping up on a holiday weekend and it’s quite clear we’re all jonesin’ for a break. it’s that time of year when a lot of us start to get a little restless and crave getting outside to enjoy the weather. do you know someone in a bit of a rut? i strongly encourage you to send … Continue reading

homeslice (of melon)

homeslice (of melon)

i came home late last night after a grueling workout class and a delightful sushi dinner with my bff and was madly craving something super delicious. something cold and caloric and ice cream-esk. something just really bad for me. so … i cut open that pesky cantaloupe that’s been giving me the evil eye as … Continue reading

a matter of life and dress

a matter of life and dress

whilst navigating my way through the maze of people at the mall this weekend, i began to lose faith with most of humanity. i found discouraging the sagging pants and the blatant disregard for other people’s sense of urgency – namely, mine. rude. i was just about at the point where i was coming to … Continue reading

potluck perfection

potluck perfection

i’m a sucker for recipes – in magazines, online, on the side of the box, from culinary phone apps, etc. i’ve amassed over the years hundreds of recipes vying for my attention. and i never. make. them. they just sit, patiently waiting in file folders. on the rare occasion i consult said phone apps for … Continue reading

no judgment

no judgment

it’s clear to me that frozen yogurt quite simply is a vehicle for toppings … specifically, fruit and gummy bears. it’s this combination that obviously warrants my regular desire for said goods – you can understand that, right? just look at this fabulous snapshot! oh, little gummies … yum! xxo