Aside from designing Alive, Michaela also loves big, fat Crayola crayons and Lip Smacker Cool Strawberry Orange lip balm - both of which she struggles to keep her toddler from eating.

Aside from designing Alive, Michaela also loves big, fat Crayola crayons and Lip Smacker Cool Strawberry Orange lip balm - both of which she struggles to keep her toddler from eating.


WTF Podcast

Thanks to Marc Maron, I have a new understanding of the comedy world. (And yes, apparently they do all know each other.) His "cat ranch" chats and live events are insightful and definitely must-hear.


Parry Gripp

What's more enjoyable than pretending unicorns can shoot marshmallow lasers? Nothing. Anytime I need a silly break, I listen to the official Parry Gripp song of the week on parrygripp.com.


Kindle app on my smartphone

I scoffed at the idea of an e-reader until I went on vacation. Having all three of Stieg Larsson's books tucked away in my pocket was not only convenient but enjoyable. Now I'm addicted to downloading books.


Alphabeasties

Beautiful, whimsical and educational. I wish I would've thought of them first.


Wine aerator

What's better than a glass of wine? A glass of aerated wine.