Raising the Stakes


Once a company has gone through the very involved process of creating a new logo or rebranding an existing identity, there can be quite a sense of relief. The hours of planning, sketching, meeting, back-and-forthing, and arguing about colors and shapes has finally come to an end. People can start using the logo and move on with their business.

Everything is finally settled. No need to keep changing things. Or is there?   » Keep Reading

Some of the excellent animal flash cards

Oh, Deer!


The dollar section of Target draws our attention. Buying things for a toddler (who is likely to fold, spindle, or mutilate anything we get him) is a little easier when we are only spending a dollar.   » Keep Reading

Peter’s Favorite Words


Last week Peter and I made a pass through the dollar area at Target. In late summer they have many items teachers might like to have in their classrooms. I’ve been wanting to display words in the house for Peter.  » Keep Reading