30 Mar 2016

New Apartment Tour: My Kitchen

I know I promised you, like, a billion ages ago that I’d show off my new apartment. But I was not quite ready until now. And by “not quite ready” I mean, “I hadn’t spent every single penny I had on stuff I never thought I needed until I saw it in the store and […]

27 Mar 2016

Random Stuff List

Happy Sunday to all and Happy Easter to all who celebrate! I hope your day involves lots of pancakes and not a lot of wearing of pants. I know mine already has.

Let’s talk random stuff!

1. Ummm, so, you guys, you may not have noticed this unless you’ve gone shoe shopping recently, but clogs […]

25 Mar 2016

When Your Home Becomes a Headline

A month ago, I woke up to a message on a Sunday morning from a friend in Australia. “I hope you’re safe. My thoughts are with everyone in Kalamazoo.”

I had no idea what she was talking about, but it didn’t take me long to find out. I typed the name of this town I […]

23 Mar 2016

Books That Will Make You Want to Buy a Plane Ticket Right Now: Vietnam: 100 Unusual Travel Tips

Four years ago right before I left Asia, I decided at the last minute to stop by Vietnam for a few days on my way back to the States. Because that was my life back then: just stopping by countries on a whim because, whatever, why not? These days, I stop by Target on […]

20 Mar 2016

Random Stuff List

You guys, you guys, you guys! Is it spring where you are? Because it’s spring here. The crocuses are blooming. I can finally wear my fashion boots without worrying about slipping to my death. And all I want to do is sit outside with a fruity beer in hand and not do any work. So […]