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Fanciful Map Art To Flip Over!

London graphic artist Michael Tompsett recently traded in the grey skies of Britain for the sunny shores of the south of Spain in order to focus on creating fine art full-time. If that’s not enough reason to be envious of this ex-desk jockey, wait to untill you get a load to amazing creative genius that resulted from the change in venue. Zulily.com is currently offering prints of Tompsett’s colorful and imaginative maps featuring locales such as Germany, France, the UK, NYC and the African continent all at...

I love Brits, yeah yeah yeah!

I know I’ve said this before, but, it warrants saying again, I love the Brits! What’s not to love about the British? Britain is the little island from which the big idea of America was conceived. It‘s the place where something as enormous as the Atlantic Ocean could be nonchalantly referred to as “the pond”. It’s the land of all things, “cheeky” “blimely” and “crikey”! It’s the magic of Harry Potter, the romance of Jane Austen and all the delightful...

The Royal Wedding: oh to be a weddi-nista?

Okay, so the truth is, I have tried my best to avoid all things Royal Wedding, which hasn’t been easy. As a self-proclaimed Brit-o-phile (sorry anglophile just sounds way too limiting considering all Brits are certainly not Anglo), I’ve felt a little underwhelmed over all the  hoopla about the marriage of Prince William to Kate Middleton.  Maybe it’s due to my current single status or the fact that up until recently I have kinda had the Brits all to myself,...