Fall, Flying By

Hey folks! A lot has been going on since I’ve last been here. Unfortunately, one of those things is the fact that my office has done a complete tech rework and now blocks a bunch of websites that were previously available, and WordPress is one of them! 😦 I did most of my writing for…

My 1st Blogiversary

Happy 1st Blogiversary to me! One whole year ago I got the crazy idea to start writing my own blog. I had been reading blogs for so long that I can’t believe it took me so long to get up the nerve to start one. That first day that my blog went live, I still…

Weathering Winter Storm Jonas

24 inches of snow fell onto my neighborhood between late Friday night and early Sunday morning. My snowy Saturday was cozy as anything, with power, heat, and hot water staying on at full force. I got so much done, including two loads of laundry, a full kitchen organization, a big batch of lunches for the…

Tales from Home

I thought things would calm down after the crazy trifecta of wedding – honeymoon – holidays, but I forgot about one more very important event- moving! My husband and I are almost settled into our very first home together. It is a cozy one bedroom apartment less than 1.5 miles from my office. We are…

Home Sweet Home for the Holidays

20 cities, 10 hotels, 9 flights, 6 rental vehicles, 2 countries, and 1 amazing honeymoon later, we arrived home for Christmas severely jet lagged, a bit tanned, and so happily exhausted. It is now three full days after our flight landed and I am still experiencing random bouts of extreme sleepiness over the course of…

The Favorites Files

A fellow blogger, fellow Emily, and fellow future bride, Fantastic Em, posted this little survey yesterday and I thought it was a super fun way to help bloggers and readers get to know each other a little bit. In keeping with the theme I’ve included one of my favorite photos of me with my favorite…