30 October 2009

Happy Halloween!

I'm Trunk'n for Jesus. 10-4. Why not give my savior a good laugh. The best part of today has been that no one at work could figure out what who it was dress like a trucker. Here is my inspiration.





29 October 2009

Hotdish Hump Day: 10.28 | Cook: Nick


NICK'S MINNESOTA HOTDISH
Ingredients:

1 lb Lean ground beef
1 c Wild rice uncooked
1/2 lb Fresh mushrooms,sliced
1/2 c Green pepper, chopped
1/2 c Onion, chopped
1/2 c Celery, chopped
3 tb Low sodium soy sauce
2 ts Low solt beef bouilon
1 1/2 c Water

1. Rinse and soak wild rice in hot water for up to 3 hours. Drain.

2. In a 4 quart saucepan, cover rice with water, Bring to a boil and simmer for 20
minutes. Drain any excess water.

3. Brown ground beef in a nonstick skillet. Drain any fat or juices

4. Combine cooked ground beef with remaining ingredients in a large casserole dish. Mix thoroughly.

5. Cover and bake 1 hour at 350* F. Uncover and bake 15 additional minutes.

Modifications:
- 2 lbs. beef
- Uncle Ben's rice (quicker)
- Substitute Soy Sauce, Beef Bouilon & Water with 2 cans Cream of Mushroom - mix with milk to thin slightly.
- Saute Veggies before adding.
- Cheese sprinkled on top


With Meat


Without Meat


Lynn: Digging in.



Kym: Yummy Bites


Nick: Dishing out.


Tina: Lov'n the Veggie Version


Me: Hot and Tasty


yummy!



28 October 2009

Type set in Wine




VIA: FFFound

Fall has an Urban color Palette

bright colors and tones of grays are new fall color palette. just got a great set of yellow tights from target. i'm still looking for some solid tights with a tooth or texture.



27 October 2009

re: Halloween Costume!


VIA: Chudy

Online Wood Type Museum

Great find today! Wood type museum online... books from to back and examples of cut blocks. Unicorn Graphics has made this possible. Its a must to spend a few hours checking out the books. Here is just a taste of what is there.





Seven Latin Divas





Alfalfa Seed's iconic and evocative, hand-drawn images of 7 latin divas form the worlds of film, art, music and politics are soon to be yours. Visit Alfalfa Seed's to see all 7 illustrations. Oh! and don't forget to vote who you think is the biggest diva.

How to Get a Job by Sam Michaels



Co-Chair of Design Camp 09, Sam Michaels, was announcing more than speakers. She was plugging for a job. Her inventive and creative mind viewed this event to be a great opportunity to showcase her talents. Michaels had t-shirt changes through out the days at camp. And to my surprise, it was great conversation starter.

You can see more of this bold firer-cracker on herAIGA portfolio profile.
Also don't be shy, link-up with Sam.