One Step Forward

I'm trying. I really am. My husband went out for a bike ride this morning and I slipped into my workout gear determined to make it out of the house for a run, or a walk, or whatever my body would allow. By the time I'd battled my way into my compression leggings, my plans … Continue reading One Step Forward


A Cozy Guest Bedroom Makeover

I haven't been writing. I haven't really been doing much of anything besides working, house projects, and watching too much tv. I've definitely been in a bit of a rut as far as planning for the future. Getting our home in order has taken all of my focus and I guess that isn't a bad … Continue reading A Cozy Guest Bedroom Makeover

Staycation, All I Ever Wanted

I love the holidays and I was super excited to hear that Cheverly celebrates in a big way! The last month has been full of small town activity and, while we haven't been able to attend every event, we've truly enjoyed getting to know our neighbors. We were able to participate in the Cheverly Home … Continue reading Staycation, All I Ever Wanted

Voyage To The Burbs

My husband and I recently moved from a cute little condo in SW Washington, DC to a brick colonial in the town of Cheverly, MD. It’s a quiet town located just outside of the District full of manicured lawns and older homes mostly built in the early to mid-1900s. Did I mention it was quiet … Continue reading Voyage To The Burbs

HOME SWEET HOME: Animal inspired decor

Since acquiring this little birdie a month ago, I've been on the look out for other fun animal inspired decor for our home. I'm absolutely in love with this collection of white papier mache animal sculptures. Handmade by Port-au-Prince papermakers, they're just the right mix of statement making and timeless. I've been stalking this bird … Continue reading HOME SWEET HOME: Animal inspired decor