Interesting Reads

Hobo Nickel Art

Q&A with Adam Leech: Hobo Nickel History & Artform Clad in a tie-dye Misfits T-shirt bearing the legend “Punks Not Dead,” Adam Leech doesn’t exactly fit the type for a historian or a practitioner of a centuries-old art form. He shows up to talk with COCO on a vintage scooter speckled with spray paint logos […]

Behind the Counter: A Photo Essay

Patterns are all around us. Repeating mailboxes, old rugged brick walls, pairs of shoes on people waiting in line for lunch. Patterns of “ordinary” things often get passed over, because they’re an all too familiar sight. But what happens when we search out beauty in ordinary patterns? Kate’s passion for patterns led her to notice […]

Backyard Herbalism: Lessons from Nature

As a blossoming herbalist whose heart is filled with love and respect for the plant world, my vision is to perhaps inspire you to explore and connect with the wilderness on your own and learn from the best teacher: Nature. 

Plants are both pure magic and science, teachers and healers. They are a manifestation of the beautiful collaboration between all different elements, including sun, earth, water and minerals.