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I’m so freaking excited that Explosions in the Sky is coming back to the States for an extensive fall tour. Last time EITS was in my neck of the woods, I totally had tickets but couldn’t go. Won’t be the case for me this time, no siree.

Here are the tour dates. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 27th.

09/1 — Tucson, AZ — Rialto Theatre

09/2 — San Diego, CA — SOMA

09/5 — Big Sur, CA — Henry Miller Library

09/8 — Spokane, WA — Bing Crosby Theater

09/9 — Vancouver, BC — The Vogue Theatre

09/11 — Boise, ID — Egyptian Theatre

09/13 — Denver, CO — The Fillmore Auditorium

09/14 — Albuquerque, NM — Sunshine Theatre

09/16 — Dallas, TX — AT&T Performing Arts Center – Strauss Square

09/28 — New Orleans, LA — Tipitina’s

09/29 — Atlanta, GA — Tabernacle

09/30 — Asheville, NC — Orange Peel

10/1 — Baltimore, MD — Ram’s Head Live

10/2 — Philadelphia, PA — Tower Theater

10/3 — Montclair, NJ — Wellmont Theatre

10/5 — Boston, MA — Orpheum Theatre

10/6 — Montreal, QC — Metropolis Theatre

10/7 — Toronto, ON — Sound Academy

10/8 — Royal Oak, MI — Royal Oak Music Theatre

10/10 — Minneapolis, MN — First Avenue

10/11 — Des Moines, IA — Val Air Ballroom

10/12 — Kansas City, MO — Uptown Theatre

10/13 — Oklahoma City, OK — Diamond Ballroom


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Ok so I have had this blog set up for, like, ever and have never gotten around to writing the dreaded first post. The pressure for a first post is practically infinite as it kind of defines the direction of a blog, right?

I’m so scatter-brained that I couldn’t decide on one thing to blog about for the first post.  So I’ve decided to keep this post simple with a touch of disjointed garb. Here are my favorites, in no particular order, of late. Enjoy.

Decorpad look for less.

Watercolors & Illustrations especially by this etsy artist. Beautiful!

Kelly Wearstler Design.

Anthropologie finally discovered Mickey Lynn. Isn’t her jewelry wonderful?

Quantum Physics. Yes I am a dork but its genetic.

The revival of the 50s pin-up two-piece swimwear.

Trellis fabrics & designs. I don’t care if it’s over-used I still love it! Don’t hate.

Vintage doilies. The more “grandma” the better.

The Wall Street Journal in print.

Just about anything in crewelwork especially this festival rug in gold from Anthro.

Creative imperfection.

My new Husband’s silly-isms.

My dog & my husband howling at the moon.

Vintage Paisley fabric from Tonic Living.

Garden Planning. Garden Procrastination.

Burlap & Twine.

Saffron Yellow.

Mixing the gaudy with mid-cent mod.

Learning to Budget & Save            …opposite day!

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