I’m Terrible at Buying Frames


I have several art prints I've bought online and have framed them. But I have exponentially more prints sitting in a stack or carefully tacked to a bulletin board in my kitchen. I just don't buy frames, and when I pass by them in the store I can't remember which color or size I need. So, when I … [Continue reading]

A Secret Date


We all know I'm a major planner. I have Outlook, iCal and a paper planner to manage my life. I don't necessarily freak out if the schedule doesn't go as planned, but I like to have the schedule just in case. If it's Tuesday, I want to know what I'll be doing Friday night. All in all, no one … [Continue reading]

When Your Text Books Do More than Put You To Sleep


Campus Book Rentals has been around for 6 years. In that 6 years alone it has saved students over 113 MILLION dollars. I'm still not over the fact … [Continue reading]

That Time I was Inspired by Buzzfeed

DIY Sharpie Mug

Over the holidays, Buzzfeed posted an article written by a girl who tried to live her life according to Pinterest for a week. You can read the article … [Continue reading]

Opening Week at the Mariners

Last summer at my second Mariners game ever.

I moved to Seattle as a dedicated fan to a couple teams. When I was sure this is my forever home last year, I decided I needed a Seattle team. I've … [Continue reading]

The Fireplace Incident – Part 2


... See Part 1 of this story here. One of them, who clearly handles stress better than I do, grabs the fire extinguisher from our hallway heads … [Continue reading]

The Fireplace Incident of 2015 – Part 1


I moved into a new apartment about two weeks ago. I bought one of those duraflame logs the first weekend I was there. I've been really looking forward … [Continue reading]



May your weekend be filled with rest, relaxation, adventures and naps.  I  am looking forward to a get together tonight with some friends of the BF, … [Continue reading]

I Created a Stitch Fix Monster


I started a new job in November. Because I'm now in house counsel instead of an associate at a firm or agency, I'm not surrounded by the stereotypical … [Continue reading]

My First Trip to the Washington Coast


I had the itch to get out of town, again. After our snowy adventure, this California girl needed to see the beach. So on a rainy Saturday we hopped in … [Continue reading]