Have I mentioned that it’s freezing in my house? We’ve added insulation to the attic, had insulation blown into the walls, and installed new storm doors, but still, it’s frigid in here! I think it’s because the radiators are set into the walls so most of the heat escapes out the back vs. radiates into… Continue Reading
The blessing and curse of digital photography is the volume of photos I find myself sifting through. I’ve finally gone through all of them and have a few more to share… I’ve been struggling with what to do decor-wise in my home office and was inspired by the colors in this room. My palatte with… Continue Reading
We were driven through 3 guarded gates, and greeted with champagne and cold towels. The resort was 5 star all the way and set on a private 2 mile stretch of beach, which was a beautiful walk. It was exactly what my tropical fantasy beach looks like. When I took my first look at the… Continue Reading
I’ll be here: First vacation in 5 years, I can’t wait!!!
Here’s my first attempt at making bread. I took this photo not even 15 minutes after it came out of the oven: I declare it a smashing success :)
I first tried Vitamin C serum as anti-aging treatment last year. I loved the results but hated the price, so what’s a frugalista to do? Make my own, of course :) I’ve been making this for little over a year, mixing a fresh batch once every few weeks, and I still haven’t had to rebuy… Continue Reading
I was very fortunate this past fall to work with a talented life coach. The most valuable thing I’ve taken away from that experience is a list of my personal values. I keep copies of this list at work and at home, and try to honor these values in everything I do. I’ve learned that… Continue Reading