Category Archives: Everything Else

Focus and Inspiration Sometimes Wack You Over the Head

Inspiration comes in strange, sometimes frightening, forms.  I have been a very busy bee the last few weeks – cleaning out my house, freshening up paint, hiding toys in ottomans, and generally ‘pretend we have lots more space than stuff’ in preparation for sale. That’s right – we are selling our cute little house in…

Earth Day traditions… kind of untraditional

In honor of Earth Day and my mother being in town (possibly not in that order) I decided it was best to take a day off of work and pull my son out of daycare.  It was the right thing to do on a 70 degree sunny Thursday! What do you do on a random…

Adventures in Travel: The Biltmore with my Sister-In-Law!

Note:  I kept waiting to post this so that i could put in pictures.  They haven’t been downloaded yet and i got tired of waiting.  SO I am posting and maybe there will be pictures later!  yay! What do you do when one of your favorite people lives 10 HOURS AWAY and you just don’t…

People vs. Dust Bunnies

Today I used a vacation day for the specific purpose of finishing up nagging projects around the house only to stop mid-afternoon and ask myself “What did I accomplish?  What was the point of burning that vacation day?” I cleaned a little bit this morning – just enough to be presentable, but not as much…

Introductions sound so formal

Welcome to my little corner of the internets!  While on the surface it seems that my interests kind of bounce all over the place, I will try to show the connections (some of it is rationalizing, yes, but that’s ok!). I am a total sucker for gadgets and technology.  This crosses over into my  my…