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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real talk tuesday: living together before marriage

Happy Tuesday!  Over here in Boston we are, once again, staring down the barrel of another nor’easter.  Yep, we hadn’t had one all winter, and now we’re anticipating the second in the same week.  But this time, I guess Wisconsin is getting a blizzard dumped on them as well so… maybe Florida is the right […]

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5 tips for buying a house

A few weeks ago, I posted some “hindsight is 20/20” tips for listing your home for sale. Selling felt a little frustrating for us.  But those emotions came more from the timeframe we had to head back east (which we set ourselves, so the “under the gun” feeling came very much from my own procrastination, let’s […]

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coming in like a lion

Happy Friday, kids! I hope yours isn’t being spent in the throes of a Nor’Easter! For those who are blessed enough not to know, Nor’Easter is basically just another word for “dumpster fire” in reference to weather. When two weather systems (a chilly one from 👆 and a warm one from 👇) love each other […]

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