Sunday Funday

Sundays are the best days: sleeping in, relaxing, reflection of the previous week and preparation for the week that lies ahead, and the opportunity to breathe life in more slowly. Our Sunday consisted of making homemade pizza (smoked mozzarella, sautéed brussel sprouts, ham), continuing our Harry Potter movie marathon (currently on #3), enjoying fika with…

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Neighborhood Eats

Dining out is an adventure – discovering new flavor combinations, testing your palette, venturing to places you’ve never been, and meeting new and interesting people. It’s a very social activity to come together and break bread, either with loved ones or complete strangers. While we very much enjoy trying new eateries, we love to frequent…

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Los Angeles, Pt.2

On our second morning, we wanted to spend more time in the Silver Lake area of our Airbnb. Although we didn’t spend a lot of our time there, our Airbnb was comfortable, cozy, and close to a bunch of great shops and restaurants. Our host, Tiffany, was very sweet and accommodating, and we picked one…

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Los Angeles, Pt.1

We recently spent a long weekend in Los Angeles, specifically the Silver Lake area. We went with a long list of places we wanted to see but only one pre-booked activity: tickets to view Eames’ Case Study #8. Our first morning was spent in Santa Monica. We picked up our morning coffees at Blue Bottle.…

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In The Desert with Frank

For Christmas, we were gifted a tour of the magnificent Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West (thanks mom and dad!!). We had high hopes; after all, Wright is world renowned and one of the world’s most famous architects. These sculptures, called “sprites”, are a signature design aspect featured in a lot of Frank Lloyd Wright’s designs. Although…

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Heritage Square

  Our first shoot was downtown at Heritage Square.  It’s most often a quiet space (unless there’s a street fair or festival in town). You can venture around the mini-arboretum, tour the historic Rosson house, and you’ll also have the chance to try some of Phoenix’s best coffee and pizza. Royal Coffee Bar occupies one…

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