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Category: DIY/Home Decor

Watermelon 1st Birthday Party

Almost two years ago now, my dear friend from college called to tell me she was pregnant.  I was walking down a neighborhood street of D.C. on an evening that couldn’t make its mind up as to whether it wanted to still be summer, or to start…

Cleaning for the Busy Girl

I kind to hate to admit this, but for well over a year, I have been toying with the idea of getting a cleaning lady twice a month.  While it’s not super expensive, in the spirit of my prioritization rules (which you can read about HERE) , I decided…

15 Minute $5 Easter Centerpiece

One of many things I love about blogging is that it forces me to do the crafts I’d been meaning to for a while. This is the first year that I’ll actually be here for Easter.  Under normal circumstances, I actually leave town on Easter Sunday…

My Condo–Just Call me Joanna Gaines

I am not going to pretend to be an expert in design by any means, but I’m totally on a kick.  I was recently down an out with the flu, so I spent plenty of time binge watching Fixer Upper.  It’s funny–I had read…

Cutest Little Apartment You Ever Did See…

My pal, Christina recently moved back home to Arizona..  While I certainly miss her in many ways (devouring wine and dark chocolate; fast food without judgement; pretending to not be spoiled brats and thrifting clothes.; pretending to run ten milers)… I kind of miss her apartment more. I kid…

School Office Decor

As summer starts to wind down, I thought I’d share a little bit of my former office decor back when I worked on the Virginia side of DC.  It was a cute little office, if I do say so myself…  To all of my fellow educators, I…