It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Coffee Maker!

These Marvel and DC Comics branded superhero products for the cook are officially licensed and coming out as quickly as their movies. Designed for adults – and great for college students- the products range from single serve coffee machines to 4 quart slow cookers. Of the supersized amount of stuff out there, we narrowed it down to our favorites, of which are available on Amazon. (more…)

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A Look At This Year’s ICEHOTEL Art Suites

all the suites in this year's icehotel

The ICEHOTEL is a world famous hotel and an art exhibition made of ice and snow that changes every year. Founded in 1989 in the Swedish village of Jukkasjärvi – 200 km north of the Arctic Circle, it is all about ice and creativity – with artfully created accommodations as the result. Each year artists (who are not required to have worked with ice before) are invited to take part – they’re selected from among those who send in their ideas based on originality and creating it in real natural ice would pose a new challenge. The several weeks’ hard work and months of planning and preparation culminate in something that only exists for a few months. (more…)

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Vintage Hollywood Christmas Pics from the ’20s and 30s

Last year we shared 40 fun and colorful Vintage Color Christmas Celebrity Photos with you for the holidays. This year, we’re going to do the same, only go back even further to the 1920s and 30s with some great old black and white photos of Hollywood actresses posing for Christmas portraits. (more…)

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A Hauntingly Beautiful Cover Of “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch”

Previously known as Kennedy Nöel, this Nashville-based artist has given herself the moniker Krigarè (Swedish for Warrior) and deservedly so, having battled and survived two forms of cancer (thyroid and melanoma) by the age of 18. (more…)

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Insight Luminaries Candles and PopCraft Cards for the Pop Culture Fan.

You may be familiar with Insight Editions, the award-winning publishers of books, cards, journals and stationery. Just in time for the holidays, they’ve launched Insight Luminaries, a fabulous collection of pop culture scented and unscented candles in numerous forms and sizes and PopCraft Cards , beautifully paper-constructed greeting cards. They sent me a few examples and I was pretty impressed. They’d make truly nice gifts for fans of Game Of Thrones, Harry Potter and more. (more…)

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