Day 152: Though she be but little, she is fierce. -William Shakespeare.
Story of my life.
I’ve received a wide range of responses when I tell people I shop at thrift stores. They’re not just a place to dump your unwanted stuff, but they provide jobs and benefit the local community as well. I wish there is a clear solution to the isssue of overseas sweatshops, but I can at least make a small impact in my community on a local scale.
The Ultimate Field Guide to Dim Sum: Ah, Dim Sum: the traditional, dumpling-studded Chinese feast that tastes as delicious as it looks. Ordering, however, can be a bit intimidating: Plates and plates of food wheeled around by waiters who speak only Chinese (if you go to the right spots) are…
Just finished a made-to-order scarf. Got too excited to send it off so I forgot to take a pic, sorry! I’ll be making another one that is similar so I’ll post that later. Now off to the post office!
Art in the streets of Kabul
Shamsia Hassani, 24, is probably her country’s first serious graffiti artist. Check out more about her, here
“Art can bring change, I am sure. If people see an artwork, it will perhaps only cause a small shock to their mind, but that can grow and grow.”
Obama is not impressed
Mashup of the decade.
Creator of mochi ice cream dies at 69 in Pasadena http://www.latimes.com/features/food/dailydish/la-dd-creator-of-mochi-ice-cream-dies-at-69-in-pasadena-20121107,0,4889725.story