I guess I’m a day or two late with this post, so maybe working on my punctuality should be one of my goals. But I was totally ignoring the New Year’s resolution cliché until I was confronted with some thoughtful posts about the subject, and decided that maybe it would be a good idea after [...]
Bread is one of those things that can seem super intimidating if you’ve never made it before. It does seem like there has to be some magic involved to turn flour, water, yeast, and salt into a dough capable of growing on its own, and we’ve all heard stories of tragic failures to rise and [...]
The more I stare at this outfit, the more I love it. It looks so perfectly cozy, and those black biker boots and rose gold watch are definitely going on my wishlist. As for the sweater, all it would take is a roll of sequin trim and some hand-sewing quality time to make your own [...]
Today (as in right now, I planned this post ahead of time because I’m sooo good at blogging), I’m spending the whole day on planes to get to Nottingham, England. And I’m not planning to check a bag, meaning that my carry-on is stuffed to the brim. So as much as I wanted to bring [...]
Early on Wednesday morning I’ll be leaving for a rather long trip. My husband and I will be visiting the UK (London and Nottingham), France (Paris and Lyon), New York City, and, very briefly, Zurich, Switzerland. That Switzerland leg was unplanned. Apparently when you book a multi-leg flight you have to be very careful to [...]
My name is Rachel and I live in wonderful Portland, OR. Transient Expression is about fashion, style, and DIY. I love to share craft projects, cute outfits, recipes, and inspiration for living a handmade life.