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My Weekend at Anime St. Louis

Thanks to Living the Nerd Life for the photo! I’ve been selling my work at craft shows for over 3 years now(!!!), but last weekend I sold at my first anime convention! It was the artist alley at Anime Central in 2012 that really got me…

April 24, 2015

New Hair

Ta-da! I’ve had basically the same hair style for like 6 years now. I have no idea how that happened. I used to switch it up more often in college, but you know how it goes. I feel like every girl goes through a…

February 27, 2015

Sandwich the Cat

She’s made appearances on instagram and on my Christmas cards, but I haven’t formally introduced our newest roommate! Her name is Sandwich and she’s the sweetest cat in the world. :) Andrew and I were thinking about adopting a cat for a long time…

January 5, 2015

Nashville Weekend

I FINALLY drove down to Nashville, Tennessee for a visit last weekend! Nashville is only about 4.5 hours from St. Louis, so it’s a fairly easy drive and I’ve wanted to check out this fun town with a reputation for good music, good people,…

November 18, 2014

10 Questions

Happy Monday everyone! I don’t often participate in these sorts of things, but Fox & Gypsy recently tagged me for the Liebster award and I thought their questions sounded fun so here I go! :) — 1. What are the five things that you always…

October 27, 2014

Up and Away

Andrew and I leave for Portland, Oregon, bright and early tomorrow morning–a little too early for my liking but whatever! We’ll be hanging out in a beautiful condo in the Pearl District, exploring the city and eating our way through for a whole week!…

August 25, 2014

St. Louis Fashion Blog Awards 2014: Nominations Are Open!

Nominate Creature Type in the 2014 STL Fashion Blogger Awards! Alive Magazine adds some extra fun to Fashion Week by organizing the St. Louis Fashion Blog Awards! I was lucky enough to be nominated in a couple categories last year and had such a blast…

August 20, 2014
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Meet the STL Craft Mafia

During our last St. Louis Craft Mafia meeting–my first as an official member!–Michelle of Green Wall Studio stopped by to take some classy mug shots for us and they turned out a-ma-zing. Can you tell the mafia has been obsessed with Orange is the New…

July 30, 2014

Spring 2014.

Hello, dolls! I hope you’re all doing well on this April finale day. :) I don’t often write wordy, life-centric posts–mostly because I’m not much of a wordsmith and I doubt it would be very interesting, but I thought a little catch-up would be…

April 30, 2014

Photo an Hour

I’ve never done a Photo an Hour post before, but I always enjoy looking at them on other blogs. That’s the whole fun of reading personal blogs–getting peeks into other people’s day-to-day lives. I must admit, I get a little pang of resentment towards…

January 31, 2014