Alright y’all. It’s finally arrived. The most loathed weekend of the year: Labor Day. It’s the proverbial end-of-summer holiday where people gather at backyard barbecues to lament how “the summer just flew by.” And, indeed, it has. In just a few days school will be back in session, the leaves will soon change and fall … Continue reading Strawberry-Rhubarb and Mint VODKA SPRITZER
I can’t believe yet another year has gone by in the life of Gray Duck. This platform has been such a joy for me. A great place to direct my creative energies, to learn new things, and to connect with the people who have been loyal readers. I truly appreciate each and every one of … Continue reading Gray Duck Turns 3!!!
I collect used furniture. It’s one of my greatest joys in life. The hunt, the find, the rejuvenation of discarded pieces, it is oh, so fulfilling. And addicting. As I've gotten older and fine-tuned my style, I have developed a very strong preference for aesthetic variety in my living spaces. Buying second-hand makes it easier … Continue reading Before & After: $75 Craigslist Find Gets Chic New Update
If you’ve been following Gray Duck for a while, you likely know a few things about me. For example, you may know this past December I finally finished grad school. And you may know I spent my years as a student studying women’s health. You may know I wrote my thesis on menstrual health and … Continue reading New Project Announcement!!!
Although summer doesn’t officially start until June 20, the weather is already heating up. Predicted to be a summer of record-breaking heat, I am already putting together a survival kit. My favorite thing for keeping cool in the summer? Ice cream. Maybe it’s childhood nostalgia, maybe it’s my cravings for sweets, but there is something … Continue reading One Ingredient Frozen Custard