Yesterday, the temperature dropped almost 20 degrees, with highs in the low 80s. I was in HEAVEN. I kind of forgot that I do enjoy summer when it is not extreme. But winter still sounded like a far-off memory. So let’s remember… Because I do really like Christmas and snow. But not really winter. Hrrrmmm. I… Continue reading tbt tumblr vol 3: i really like christmas and snow
It isn’t Lent yet, but I’ve been thinking a lot about what I am going to do to make myself less like this: and more like this: (Dirty pot not cropped because #nofilter.) (Both these plants live in my apartment. I swear that ficus is just dormant. It’s going to come back!!) In the meantime,… Continue reading february-is-depressing antidotes
Today, my friend Joyce posted on her blog about her issues with winter skin. Now, I’m not sure I believe her completely, as she is currently living in Southern California, but we’ll give her the benefit of the doubt. Here is how I’m surviving in the mid-Atlantic. I wish I had been doing all of… Continue reading five favorites for winter skin
I’m going to pretend to be a crafting blog for a sec. Much like times I pretend to be a food blogger or a fitness blogger or really any kind of blogger with a unifying theory of blogging, this is pretty much a total lark. At Thanksgiving time, my cousin Lauren was knitting cable knit… Continue reading i can cable knit!!
What city is this supposed to be?! Because DC does not look like this in February. That La Colombe coffee is so good, though, and temptingly close to the apartment.
I have a distinct talent for wishing for winter all summer and summer all winter. Today, we had real snowfall in DC, a rare and strange surprise. There was no sign of it by mid-afternoon, but the office felt like the inside of a snowglobe this morning. http://instagram.com/p/k2MYunxkzd/ I think my Midwestern roots have taught… Continue reading somehow missing humidity