This cozy morning was silent and foggy and a reminder that even though it is still August, summer is finally coming to a close, and Autumn is right around the corner. The days are a little soggier and cooler, the nights are a little longer, and in the evenings, I can hear the dog day … Continue reading To YouTube, or Not to YouTube?
August is blazing sun. Parched, brown grass with lush, green weeds. Being chased by ground bees and wasps. So hot that I have given up on trying to cool the house to any temperature below 78 degrees. So hot that I toss all the covers off at night, and I don't care if the monsters … Continue reading Hello August
I cannot believe July is almost over. Most of it feels like a blur of working late to finish month end and trying to put the house in order before Oliver arrives (I am, no doubt, in nesting mode). It would be so easy to just close the book on July, which is what I … Continue reading July Favorites
This cozy morning is fueled by Adagio Tea's Spiced Green Tea, which is a blend of green tea, orange peels, natural flavors, cinnamon bark, and ginger root. It smells like Christmastime, like mulling spices or gingerbread baking in the oven, and it makes me wish for long nights, cold weather, and fat snowflakes dancing about … Continue reading A Bright and Refreshing Master Bedroom
I turn thirty in a little over a week, and I've been thinking about that a lot lately. Not so much about what this new decade has in store for me, but rather how I feel like I wasted my twenties. I mean, it should have been a time of free-spirited adventure, but I spent … Continue reading 20 Lessons I Learned During My Twenties
One of the things I've learned about myself during my 29 years of existence is I can't not blog. I have also learned that writing the first post on a new blog never gets any easier. I know this because in nearly two decades, I've written nine introduction posts on nine different blogs. (And … Continue reading Hello World