Two years ago, my husband and I bought a 1953 craftsman. Since then, I’ve poured all of my creative energy into remodeling and designing it. We recently refinished the basement – I interviewed and hired our Contractors, managed the budget and timeline, designed the floor plan and choose all of the appliances and furniture. This … Continue reading Basement Renovation
My husband gifted me a trip to Italy for my birthday this year! Isn’t he the best?! We both share a deep love for the country and hadn’t been back since we were dating. It was a perfect gift. Each time Keith and I go to Italy we spend a few days with my grandparents … Continue reading 4 Days in Positano and Capri, Italy
Keith and I married five months ago on September 8, 2018. It was easily the best day of our lives. I know that sounds cliche, but there’s truly nothing more wonderful than proclaiming your love and devotion in front of everyone you care for most. And – from what we heard – all in attendance … Continue reading How We Planned Our Wedding Without a Wedding Planner
Last summer my parents moved from Kyoto, Japan to Washington D.C. Having them back in the USA has been excellent. Not only do we now get to visit with them more than once a year, but we’re also able to explore a new place: Washington D.C. Here are a few of our favorite things to … Continue reading Our Favorite Things to do When Visiting Washington D.C.
I’ve been putting off writing about our latest adventure for some time. Our wedding was exhausting – in the very best way – and the months following were a complete blur. Now, at midnight over a holiday break, I’ve finally found the energy to translate our wonderful experience into text – I hope you enjoy … Continue reading A European Honeymoon: England, Scotland, and Ireland