Wanderlust Patterns: A Day at the Shore
Summer is around the corner and what could be better way to spend the day than at the shore, or on the Cape for that matter! Here’s my latest summertime, seaside inspired pattern collection called “A Day at the Shore.” Lobsters in nets, colorful buoys, seashells, fishing boats and stripes come together for a collection that transport you to Cape Cod even for those who live in a desert. If you are interested in licensing the illustrations or patterns in this collection, please contact me for details.
Culture: Signature Cocktails from Around the US – The Cape Codder
I can’t think of anything more refreshing at the end of a warm day than a sitting outside and sipping a cool Cape Codder. Of course, it would be best drunk sitting on an Adirondack chair facing Cape Cod Bay or looking out on to Nantucket Sound, with a lovely beach house behind me… but if that can’t be done, then in my backyard is fine! Below is the simple recipe for this classic cocktail along with a few alternatives to spice up your cocktail hour. Classic Cape Codder Recipe Fill a rocks glass with ice. Pour in 2 oz. vodka and 5 oz. cranberry juice. Add a lime wedge…