I’m sharing this post in honor of my 50th day of quarantine. Yes, we’ve all heard it a million times already–these are strange, historic, and difficult times. Although we’re all struggling on different levels, it’s always good to be thankful for who and what you have. I’m so grateful that my family is happy and healthy. I’m grateful that my mind works clearly and I’m able to be creative, even if I’m stuck in the same room everyday. I’m grateful […]
Guys! Happy Air Max Day! There’s no better way to celebrate than a pair of pink Nikes, paper flowers, and Fresh Prince of Bel Air lyrics (that have been slightly modified). What’s so great about Air Max sneakers, you ask? Well, they make it possible to walk on air. That’s awesome. They’re comfortable as heck. And my personal favorite reason, (ha) they give you legs a bit more lift. Come on ladies, we all know an extra inch or so of […]
The Kimbell in Fort Worth, Texas is on of my favorite museums. I’m a Michelangelo freak, so that might explain it. A few years ago, The Kimbell acquired The Torment of Saint Anthony. It is supposedly Michelangelo’s first painting. You can see it above– depicting an old guy being attacked by a buncha demons. How cool is that? In college, I would drive to Fort Worth just to see it again and again. It made me feel that much closer to […]
I’m the type of person who is notoriously bad at remembering dates. Thank goodness for technology that does the remembering for me. Wordpress reminded me this morning that today marks the 3rd year of fortheloveofnike. One thousand and ninety five days ago, I started this blog for fun. After 422 posts and 7,016 of the coolest followers around, it’s undeniable how much I love sharing bits and pieces of my photos, art, travels, and thoughts with all of you. Thanks […]
Welcome to your Wednesday Rewind, folks! This is a post from 2011. I was rummaging through some old photos and found this series. Butternut squash and fall and chevron and Nikes and Missoni. Sounds like pure bliss, huh? yep. What do you think I should paint this year?