Chamonix Mont Blanc

The Alps are always a good idea, even if you don’t ski. Lately my feet haven’t rested too long on the same ground before I’ve ended up somewhere else. Bouncing around the globe sure does have its merits, but it has its sacrifices too. I’m finally catching up with all of my photos now and […]

Le petit déjeuner Illustration

Yum, how do you eat your breakfasts? There is a French couple whom I befriended while working in the NGO world in Niamey. One time, the wife, Elodie, and I went out to grab some croissants, pain au chocolate and pain aux raisins at a local boulangerie. And then we went back to her office. […]

Shopping for Nepal: Fair Trade Boutiques

1 Paper Source Nepal Lokta Fine Paper, Gold on Cream Mums, 2 TOMS Natural Canvas Festival Women’s Correa Sandals, 3 Joyn Fold-Over Clutch, 4 Ten Thousand Villages Milky Chai Tea Cup, 5 Serrv Himalayan Yak Ornaments, 6 Global Goods Partners/Aayenda Double Star Lapis Ring, 7 Serrv Terrace Stripe Dish Towels, 8 Ten Thousand Villages Elephant […]

Nidhi for Nepal

Have any of you heard of the San Fran based artist and illustrator Nidhi Chanani? Not only does she share her graphic illustrations via her daily e-letter Everyday Love, but she’s won some pretty prestigious awards along the way such as the White House Champion for Change title. A lot of her work shares the […]