Why I don’t talk about it.

A few weeks ago a friend asked me about my miscarriage.  I can’t remember if she asked why I don’t talk about it, or why I don’t seem preoccupied by it, but either way, it got me thinking some serious shower thoughts that evening about why it is I don’t tell very many people that […]

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Count me in.

I am pretty hard on millennials*.  The whole hipster thing doesn’t really flow with my overall vibe, and I am super quick to roll my eyes at the latest trends, because nowadays the simplest of things has the potential to go viral and become something much bigger than it really is.  Like sriracha.  I still […]

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moving 101: PODS vs. UHAUL

Let me begin by saying, THANK GOD this move is over, and I don’t envy anyone who has to start this particular epic freaking journey anytime soon.  Good thing we like our new house, because I don’t plan on packing it up anywhere in the foreseeable future. 😂🙅‍♀️ That said, at the risk of sounding […]

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moving monday

Happy Monday friends!  If that’s a thing…  Hope everyone had a great St. Patrick’s Day weekend!  Ours was spent cleaning! 😂 ☘ There has been a bit of radio silence here on the blog for the last few days!  We are finally in our new house and out of hotel hell! We spent our first night here […]

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the last night

I can’t believe I’m finally saying this.  Ten weeks ago this moment felt like the horizon at the end of the labyrinth from that movie Labyrinth with baby Jennifer Connelly and a young David Bowie.  AKA my favorite movie when I was little for reasons unknown because thinking back it’s actually kind of creepy and […]

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5 Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes to Fuel your Inner Badass.

I know International Women’s Day was last Thursday.  But it was also Anthony’s birthday and a snow day and the day I chose to open up about why the housekeeping staff at my hotel are probably on their knees with immeasurable gratitude that this is our last week here (I know I am. Holla 🙌). […]

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buying new vs. used, aka antique stores scare me.

I hope you don’t think this post will offer any type of useful information about buying new vs. used… unless you’re looking to avoid haunted boxes. 😂  Anyway… Happy Friday!!  We made it!!  What a crazy-pie week this has been.  Between having some serious bouts of second thoughts about our whole situation earlier this week […]

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3 reasons hotel housekeeping may hate you

Happy Thursday, friends!  And the happiest of birthdays to my handsome husband as well!  And happy women’s day too!  But in the sense that all women are kickass and strong.  Not in that crazed trendy modern day feminism way where being proud of women = hating men. 💁 So it’s no secret that the “Undomestic […]

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