Things I’m Bad At

Walking up or down stairs without the railing.. Fashion posts…I’ve tried, really. Not one has made the cut. Taking self-portraits. Probably the reason for the above. Not worrying. Relaxing. Shopping for myself without feeling guilty. Painting my own toenails. Walking…as in sometimes I trip over my own two feet. Parking big vehicles. Saying no to […]


Reading… This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Trooper.  I’m about halfway through and like it so far…but then again, it’s about a dysfunctional Jewish family sitting Shiva.  Of course I’m going to like it. Wearing… My fitbit, always Listening… To 90s boy bands.  Because they’re awesome, and I can.  I had a sudden […]


So, one of my favorite things is answering random questions.  I usually try to not do it too much, but Rachael over at LUMUHAND nominated me for an award and asked me questions…so therefore I answer.  You’re supposed to nominate other bloggers to keep it going, but I don’t have the head for that this […]

I’m the Kind Of Girl…

…who puts away my daughter’s laundry, but not my own. …asks for my husband’s input in planning meals for the week, but usually doesn’t like his suggestions. …is super clumsy.  I’ve been known to walk into door frames and walls. …is terrified of stairs that are open underneath. …has to hold the railing when going […]

About Jess

My friend Erin did this post a while back, and I squirreled away the idea for another day.  I’m still trying to catch up from the holidays, so I thought I’d do it today, especially since there’s some new faces around here.  Enjoy! I am excited for all the things 2014 will bring.  I’m hoping […]

Couple Q & A

This has been floating around the blogosphere, so I thought I’d do it with the husband…don’t worry, I didn’t peek! 1. How long have you been married? J: 2 years, 2 weeks, and 2 days C: 2 years, 1 month (approx) 2. Where was your first date? J: We drove around Reston and then went […]