Tales from My Sickbed

It’s Monday! That means I should be giving you a tour of all the amazing work I accomplished over the last week (potentially longer, as I have yet to give you many tours at all.) Sadly, I spent the majority of my weekend under a heap of blankies and tissues, trying to keep a cold at bay. This led to little time for project finishing, picture taking, or post writing. Instead, who wants more pictures […]

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Why Marrying Fabric is a Great Idea and Other Musings

I’M BACK!! Did I fall off the face of the Internet? Hardly. I’ve just been that magical combination of super busy and super lazy that makes the typing of a blog post seem unduly onerous while I’m willing to spend seven straight hours painting the basement in a Buffy-and-fumes-fueled haze. Greg’s out of town this week, so I’m taking advantage of the empty house to turn it on its head! Lucky for you, I’m going to […]

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DIY Painted Storage Boxes – The World’s Easiest IKEA Hack!

Have you ever looked at your house and thought, “Wow, this looks pretty good!” Then you pick up a camera and suddenly the place looks terrible through the lens? Well, that’s what happened to me this morning! All the little things your mind’s eye can easily overlook – dangling wires, a stack of mail, the extra tile you have stashed under a console – the camera picks up on all of them! Luckily, today’s post features […]

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The Old Apartment

Is anyone else familiar with the Barenaked Ladies song The Old Apartment? It’s about a singer who, during a bout of nostalgia, revisits an apartment that he used to live in and is distraught at all the changes that the new tenants have made. The entire time I lived in my old apartment, the song was essentially my anthem. I loved that apartment and I knew that one day, the place wouldn’t be ours anymore and […]

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Friday, I’m in love!

Pretty Nerdery

Original title, no? I know… no. But it’s Friday and I refuse to work hard at anything – even blog post titles! Next week I’ll be starting a feature I’m calling Fandom Friday. I’ll be exploring the multitudinous fandoms in which I participate and the ways that I try to blend them into my home and everyday life. I plan to cover everything from my first and foremost love, Star Trek, to the less expected […]

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