self-love, self-care, + all the things in-between

I’m no master at these subjects, but I do realize their significance. I am also well aware of the fact that Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and there are many single ladies out there who might be feeling a little left out in the festivities. I should know. I spent 25 of my 28 years…

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the road trip.

There’s nothing like having your car-enthusiast boyfriend tell you what you need to write about on your blog. Like, really? I can appreciate a good paint job (which this car is still awaiting) but I sure as hell don’t speak carburetor. But maybe I need some help – some variety in these posts. All that…

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just fir kicks : crafts of christmas

I really love Christmas decorations. I was remarking just the other day how nice it would be if we left lights strung from our homes and balconies year-round – how much prettier the world around us would appear. But let’s face it; that’s not realistic. If we saw it every day, Christmas just wouldn’t be…

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christmas countdown

I’m beginning to understand why my family ran through the Burger King drive-through in a Christmas Eve snowstorm when I was 10 years old. And why we now order Chinese take-out every year before the Big Day. I’m 28 years old: still stuck somewhere between wanting to be a kid who can enjoy all the…

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