Home is Where the Heart Is

The remaking of a favorite room

November 28, 2010

Last year, I did a post titled My New Favorite Room, where I showed off Jackson’s nursery. Here’s a reminder of what it looked like: and the other side of the room Cute right? Functional and organized also. I loved that room. I still love that room, but something happened to it in the last […]

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My new favorite room

August 10, 2009

Well, I feel like it took long enough, but the nursery is now about 95% done. N.C. is still working on some custom art for our little guy (come on, would you expect anything less from an artist daddy?), and I’m still not totally convinced about the furniture layout, but by and large it’s done. […]

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Happiness is a new place to live

March 16, 2009

Thank you so much to everyone who has sent congratulations and well wishes about my little announcement the other day! I was originally planning on thanking you all personally (via email), but until this mythical energy burst that’s supposed to occur in the 2nd trimester, I’m finding it hard to commit to much more than […]

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8 tips for landlords from a possible tenant

March 2, 2009

N.C. and I are looking for a new place to live, which means the dreaded hunt for available rentals. I already mentioned my disdain for Craigslist lately, but after spending Sunday driving around looking at neighborhoods and a few properties, I’ve got some words for would be landlords. There is a line between “I’m sorry […]

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Top 10 things about coming home

February 23, 2009

Home, oh glorious home!! I may have mentioned it once or twice, but business travel wears on me. And after myriad little problems with my hotel during my trip, 12 days in a bed not my own, and multiple co-worker roommates, I was more than ready to come back home. In honor of my happiness […]

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