pretty in pink

pretty in pink

good morning, dears! i’m elated to share with you the latest popthebubbly original, which now can be found in the etsy shop! who’s going to be the lucky owner of this bright and beautiful piece?! happy friday and here’s to a stellar weekend! xxo Advertisements

new kicks

new kicks

how jazzed am i about my new kicks?! check out these beauties! yes, i tend to be attracted to shiny objects, but these take the cake. they are oh so perfectly sparkly and fabulous for summer. thank goodness it’s flip flop season because i don’t have the patience that would be required to wait. what’s … Continue reading

bagels and buns

bagels and buns

this is how brunch should be. yes, i’m talking about bagels and buns (of the cinnamon variety). it’s the perfect excuse to indulge on carbs and the complete spectrum of yummy … from sweet to savory. i couldn’t resist snapping a picture of the temptation during this past weekend’s family brunch. my mom sure does it … Continue reading

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