Food: Avocadon’ts

Did somebody say “Avocados”! I love avocados and have been known to state guacamole as one of my favorite foods. It’s definitely in my top three. However, recently it’s come to my attention that avocados are not all that great for the environment. I was reading an article in The Guardian entitled “Can hipsters stomach…

How to: Creating a Balcony Oasis

How to create a balcony oasis: The best feeling is loving your home and being happy just by being in it. I am so content, relaxed, and happy when I sit on my balcony. This past week I have been working on making it a more enjoyable space since we have neglected it for quite…

City Inspiration: Recycling Bins

I love these minimalist designs on the new recycling bins in Stockholm. The bins are straight forward, simple to use, and they overcome language barriers for someone that may not speak or read Swedish. The graphics are very clever and I applaud Hål Sverige Rent, Stockholm Stad, and EWF ECO on the design. Also, they are…

City Inspiration: Bike Stand

I was recently in Göteborg for a wedding and while walking down the street I noticed the city’s bike stands (pictured). It looks like a car and can hold up to ten bikes. I thought this was such a creative way to show people how much space a car takes up and to get people…