gif by La Donna Photo Did you notice…? I redesigned my ENTIRE blog! Whoohoo! Let me know what you think of this fun new look, and while you’re at it, check out my new Facebook page too! I have so many new photos to show you, and now that I have this done, I can post them all soon! Get ready for some updates! Love, … Continue reading Gettin’ Fresh
Photography by Dante Miguel It’s been a very very long time… so much has happened since I last logged on and published a post here! People often ask me where the name “Spark and Fizzle” comes from, and my answer to them is that it is a way of accurately describing my relationship with creativity in my life. There are so many bright sparks of … Continue reading Wide Awake
Do “Throwback Thursdays” apply to blogs? Last summer I met with the talented photographer Cheshire Dave for a surfing-themed stock photo-shoot, and I pretended to be a pro surfer for a day! I was reminded of this particular photo-set while preparing for my little getaway for this upcoming weekend to sunny Southern California, as I will be making a quick and fun escape to San Diego with my girlfriend! I love the … Continue reading Summer Surf
With summer closely approaching, and after finding myself in a place where I was a few months from my last change, I decided that it was time to switch things up once again! Platinum blonde was the color of choice this time around, but only after much deliberation, and many shades of pink, orange and peach in between! Originally I had planned to go for … Continue reading Back to blonde
j I was just going through my photos from my trip to Seattle a little while ago- and found these lovely gems. It was so great to see my sister on that trip, but also to just explore the city- and discover all the small and unknown nooks and crannies that I had to find on accident to ever discover them at all. I really … Continue reading Looking Back on Seattle Adventures.
A run-of-the-mill look for me: a giant faux-fur jacket, blue velvet leggings and studded fingerless gloves, taken in November of last year. It’s been all over the internet, in various newspapers and flooding through campuses of some of the country’s most style-savvy universities. It’s “Normcore” fashion, a quickly rising trend that combines elements reminiscent of early 90s Seinfeld-esque casual-wear with an attitude that projects a … Continue reading Self-Expression through Personal Style, a fight against "Normcore" Fashion
Pike Place Market. (photo by Emily Kelley) Do you ever get the feeling that you just need to get on a plane and go somewhere? For me, if happens nearly every other day! But… luckily a fun trip thrown in the mix helps keep the travel bug at bay! This weekend I am visiting my little sister Emily in Seattle, and plan to enjoy my … Continue reading Weekend Away