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Good Stuff

    I just received some cool items I have ordered. The white pen is a Lamy Safari with a medium nib [great fountain pen: I already have a red one]. I also ordered a converter because I want to be able to use the J Herbin scented inks. The purple ink is the best: it’s scented with … Continue reading

Thomas Jefferson’s Special Note Taking Gadget

I have a passion for notebook and stationary in general. This passion takes me sometimes to visit blogs covering reviews of this type of items. I recently came across this article on famous men’s pocket notebooks. My favorite part was the description of Thomas Jefferson’s notebook made up of ivory leaves on which he took notes … Continue reading

Pac-Man Moleskine

I received it today in the mail: it has a yellow cover and a replica of the Pac-Man game screen de-bossed into it.Other notebooks in this limited edition feature pixilated imagery that includes Pac-man, ghost characters, and fruit imagery on yellow or black cover. Yellow Moleskine….wow! Today I am grateful for hot chocolate with whipped cream.

Yes! Another Moleskine! Peanuts, This Time.

    Of course I have to share the excitement! This is a Limited Edition to commemorate 60 years of Peanuts comic strips! Peanuts Limited Edition Notebooks are available in pocket plain, pocket ruled, large plain and large ruled styles. Beautiful, black and white color scheme starts on the 4 different covers and continues inside … Continue reading

Yet Another (Mini) Moleskine.

I could not come back from Italy without one of my favorite notebooks.This is the very new, very little weekly planner for 2011. Measures 2.5″ X 4″ [6.5cm X 10.5cm.]: perfect size to carry with you everywhere. Hardcover offered in several colors: I chose turquoise.It even has the tiny pocket inside the back cover!Viva Moleskine! … Continue reading

Good Bye 2009

So let’s see if I can summarize my year in few sentences.First of all I want to say that I am glad there are not too many extremely exciting events to report. How strange that this would have bothered me few years ago, instead now I am so grateful ….So, here it goes. I took my yearly … Continue reading

Another Moleskine Celebration

[“Just when I thought I was out… they pull me back in.” Michael Corleone] Just when I thought I owned all types of Moleskine notebooks, here come more great editions! And I cannot resist them! This time they are the limited edition commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Woodstock Festival with never-done-before custom cover art. … Continue reading

Amazon Delivery

Yay! I received my Amazon order: Danny Gregory’s “An Illustrated Life” [drawing inspiration from the private sketchbooks of artists, illustrators and designers],  and the new, huge, gi-normeous, Moleskine Folio!!! So big! I love it; look: it measures 12″ X 8″. I love those large blank pages…can’t wait to fill them [oh, and that’s my metal … Continue reading

Pink Link 20

I gathered all the pink things on my desk and I photographed them in group. I’ll name them all starting from the top left item and moving clockwise  and concentrically. First is my pink journal, pink ruled too. Next to it, an empty box of Good & Plenty, my favorite candy.  A super cute Vera the Mouse … Continue reading

10 Things I Really Like

My friend Valerie recently “suggested” to blog about 10 things I really like. So here goes. This list does not record the things I like the most, just the first 10 THINGS I really like that came to my mind. 1) Good & Plenty candies 2)The moment when, after work, I change into my comfy … Continue reading

Pink Link 3

This week, for Pink Saturday, I’d like to share some of my art: few whimsical paintings and drawings. Here is “Pink as a Hippo”. Media: Watercolor pencils. Dimensions: 3″ X 5″. Next is “Pink Polka-dots Poodle Piling Pears on a Perplexed Panther”.Media: acrylics on canvasDimensions: 6″ X 6″ x 5/8″ This was an entry in … Continue reading


wow-weeee!My “long tail cat” has been published here!!!![It’s a site featuring art on Moleskine notebooks]

Few More Good Things

Here are 4 items I recently purchased in Italy: a pink Moleskine volant; a Faber Castell Jumbo Pencil: it has a triangular shaped barrel and soft comfort dots for non-slip grip. a triangular three-hole sharpener that snaps shut to keep shavings inside when not in use. It can be used with all pencil shapes, as … Continue reading