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thanks for the day after thanksgiving
! happy thanksgiving !
‘improvised life’s’ favorite last-minute thanksgiving recipes
ping-pong + other makeshift holiday tables
holiday tabletop decor from the farmer’s market
kraft paper table “cloths” and place settings
perfect roast turkey via ‘canal house cooks everyday’ (which we’re giving away!)
book giveaway: ‘canal house cooks every day’
happy halloween from a lady airplane + stuart smalley
simple, inspired, black-and-white grease paint masks
manny howard’s dinner party, a hurricane sandy antidote
happy explorer’s day!!!! (sorry columbus)
how a little colored paint can transform neighborhoods
what if balloons were printed with really cool messages?
phone-tails: cocktail breaks with dear friends – by phone!
happy labor day: last visions + celebrations of summer
if not balloons, how about sky lanterns + wishing papers?
Gift: Balloons for Grownups, Rethought and Redacted
jumping for…art n’ joy!
isabel rower’s hand paintings
summer tubing party: out-there al fresco entertaining
happy easter from ‘the improvised life’!!
last minute ways to get your easter act together
outstanding in the field (true farm to table)
wine and food pairing 101: do charts work?
sending easter eggs (+ other oddly-shaped gifts) by mail
stout and vanilla ice cream float (reprise)
d-i-y seedling-filled easter eggs
happy valentine’s day ’12 from ‘the improvised life’
last-minute valentine’s cards and gifts
brown sugar butter cookies with thyme-rosemary-lavender salt
honoring martin luther king jr
the virtues of late gifts and celebrations (+ a perfect gift)
fantasmagorie for new year’s eve
holiday wishes from ‘the improvised life’
j.s bach does Christmas: live-stream and free downloads
dept. of tiny miracles: 100-year-old letter to santa found in a chimney
alt christmas trees made of string lights n’ things to d-i-y
revisionist jingle bells bollywood-style
best-ever holiday cookie recipe: ethereal brown sugar butter cookies with many variations
‘sugar plum fairy’ on a glass harp (water music)
‘gif wrap’ + six strategies for cool, cheap gift wrap (d-i-y)
‘christmas is about remembering’
gifts for the wine curious: metro wine maps
our favorite homemade food gifts to d-i-y
build a gingerbread geodesic dome (vicariously or otherwise)
bob dylan’s blessing (+ our thanksgiving wish for you)
thanksgiving logistics: makeshift tables + chairs
6 thanksgiving wines to toast the turkey
foolproof roast turkey recipe + brining strategies
yikes, it’s-almost-thanksgiving recipe compendium
post halloween candy stash
boo!!!!!!!!! happy halloween!!!
paper bag = potent, fast, minimalist halloween costume
modern art gallery as halloween costume
crepe paper walls, lanterns, plaid…
dept of the future: how would you like to be remembered?
the ten principles of burning man (and life in general?)
sending virtual flowers and b’day cakes