the first batch of smitten with mexico tee shirts are here! the inspiration for the shirts began with an endless search for a cool tee shirt and i struggled to find something I liked. it struck me that maybe i should just create tee shirts that i would want to wear. and maybe others would too. you know, the whole . . . if you build it they will come concept.
although i am very smitten with mexico, there are some things i miss from the states . . . new england lobster rolls. big arena concerts of my favorite 80’s bands. ambrosia sweet corn slathered in butter and salt. and the sunday new york times . . .
DECEMBER 2020 the december 2020 edition of the tequila glass-of-the-month-club is ready for delivery! similar to the initial offering, this month's glass was designed by lk gubelman and it pairs nicely with the october design! i am ready to fill orders and mail shipments. i will feature a different, truly unique and completely original glass [...]
looking for a creative birthday present? maybe a thank you gift for someone special? MARKET BOXES are a fun way for you to share exactly how smitten you are with mexico! bright colors, locally made products and artisanal craft items will be curated to fill a mystery box shipped directly to your friends and family.
funky bird casitas seemed like a fun way to add some whimsy to our gardens. these days, in the midst of a pandemic, a little whimsy feels like a good thing. these are meant to be functioning, outdoor bird casitas . . . but the whimsy factor is high and you could certainly use them for purely decorative purposes.
i have discovered tequila. and i am smitten. not the tequila of sugary margaritas in the states. not the hangover-inducing tequila . . . from that mysterious bar in the village . . . that i can never find . . . but always end up at . . . when i am in new [...]
tonala pigs. there are dozens of varieties. walk the market on a steaming hot thursday morning and you will see pigs of all shapes and sizes. all colors and paint styles. and, now . . . you can also purchase your own customized tonala pigs.
FEBRUARY 2021 i know it is only mid-january, but think ahead . . . VALENTINE's day is just around the corner. i will curate a specialty MARKET BOX that will delight your loved one(s) with the charm of mexico. items will be gathered from regional markets and local artisans with a VALENTINE's theme in mind. [...]