What is Hygge?

What is Hygge?

Hard to explain and possibly even harder to pronounce, the Danish word “hygge” (pronounced “hoo-gah” or “hue-gah” depending on who you ask) has exploded in popularity around the world. It translates roughly to “coziness,” but it...
Guide to Traveler’s Notebook for Beginners

Guide to Traveler’s Notebook for Beginners

The Traveler’s Company traveler’s notebooks are a great place to keep your memories, plans, or notes. This high-quality notebook features smooth, creamy paper and is encased in a luxurious leather cover that ages beautifully with use and time. With a...
English Bookstores in Tokyo

English Bookstores in Tokyo

One of my favorite things to do on a rainy afternoon or when I’m in need of inspiration is to wander around bookstores. There’s something about being near so much knowledge, creativity, and art, that makes me feel inspired and ready to create. If...
My Favorite Stationery

My Favorite Stationery

If you’ve been around the site at all you’ve probably seen I love stationery.  I am very specific about what kind of stationery I like or will actually use.  While I love some of the kawaii washis or pretty planner covers, but I know that I won’t...
Guide to Hobonichi Techo

Guide to Hobonichi Techo

The Hobonichi Techo has earned a cult following and become a global lifestyle icon over the past twenty years. It is a recent favorite of mine and has been permanently inducted into my stationery collection. So what is a Hobonichi Techo? It is a Japanese...
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