Tuesday, October 31, 2006

veggie spoons

I love the UK company Howies. They always have super interesting quips about things we can do differently to improve our world. Here's one of their new articles on biodegradable cutlery

forks made from potato starch

I'm also reading this Bruce Mau book on massive change through design and I love that he finds a way to embrace large corporations and the idea that, "One incremental change for them becomes massive change for the entire industry". Imagine if McDonald's used potato forks.

Sunday, October 15, 2006

nyc weekend

Here are some photos from this weekend in NYC for the tokion creativity conference. Story to follow.

Wednesday, October 11, 2006

groundhog day

I was having a sad morning, and was overanalyzing life while walking to class when out of my peripheral vision I saw an ENORMOUS groundhog. Like the size of a small dog. It turned and looked at me and then scampered away. I couldn't help but laugh out loud at the absurdity of the situation ,and how rotund the creature was. Groundhogs sure do have a way of putting life into perspective.

Tuesday, October 10, 2006

So I could sit here and pretend that I'm way too cool for Martha Stewart, but it'd be a lie. I love her new magazine Blueprint, it has some super sweet ideas and recipes for sweet potatos. And plus now: