I remember being a little girl and going to my Grammy & Papa’s house. The house was in general pretty uninteresting – besides that I knew Grammy always had some sort of chocolate goodie hidden in a cupboard somewhere. Reese’s? I think. The house was always in good order. It felt lived in, in that… Read More Tuesday Tease: The sound of keys clacking
If I thought I couldn’t afford things before…well…moving to Boston sure gave my financial vision a new perspective. Pinterest is so painful to look at some days, and ShopBop, ugh, don’t even get me started. Sometimes, I’ll let myself click a link in an email – if it says sale. Which. is pretty much all… Read More Tuesday Tease: Laser-cut through my heart
We are only one week in to the London Olympics and records are being broken all over the place. Some have risen to incredible victories as others face crushing defeats. From a 15-year-old girl winning the 800m by practically a full body, Michael Phelps becoming the most decorated Olympian ever and arguably the best athlete… Read More avoiding olympics spoilers in the twitter era
I should be cleaning. Unpacking. I’ve been here three weeks now. Three weeks without the hustle and bustle of New York City Streets. Three weeks of falling asleep to just the sound of crickets and the wind through the trees. Three weeks of waking up to sun in my windows, and no construction pounding away… Read More So this is my life.
Why do people deem pieces of furniture that aren’t cribs or bassinets or changing tables as “nursery” ? How do they know where that piece of furniture will fit in my home? Frankly, this piece won’t even fit within a home. Unless you live in a barn, in which case, well, I have nothing to… Read More Tuesday Tease: Swing Swing From the Tangles Of
Last week Diane asked me if I wanted to go to the Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Gardens, “Don’t worry I’ll drive, so you’ll be safe in the Bronx.” Funny, coming from her – a native of the Bronx. She started talking about the walls of Orchids created by the French designer Patrick… Read More Tale of PSAs Come True: NYBG Orchid Show
So, it’s a day that ends with ‘y’ which means that I’m Pinterest-ing. What can’t Pinterest do for you, really? Home Decor Inspiration? On a budget? Check. Quick and Easy Body Scrub Recipe with ingredients found in your kitchen that just happens to double as a great gift? Check. A recipe for a delicious diet… Read More Tuesday Tease: River Rocks
I have no idea where to start. When I told my friend that I was going, he responded with, “Why?” The answer seemed simple enough to me. I mean, what reason isn’t there to. But when I opened my mouth to answer him, I realized, I had no idea where to start. Why? Because I… Read More Sicily … A Smattering.
Hello! It’s been awhile hasn’t it? Well I found something. Obviously. My roommate and I are slowly putting our apartment together. Key word here: slowly. So, we finally decided on a table about a month ago. I know! Isn’t it thrilling! And only $30 at IKEA. The best part is that it folds down, so… Read More Tuesday Tease: Nobody expects the Spanish Inquisition