This week I spent hours researching website logos. I already have a logo, but I just wanted to tweak mine, maybe find a little inspiration, make it somehow more representative of me. Well, at least that’s what I told myself. I’m pretty sure though that I went looking for validation. On the internet. *sigh* Yup. I went against all my Poltergeist quoting and went directly into the internet light. But it’s so shiny (and don’t forget the entertaining cat around the… Read more »

We bought a house! It’s kind of in the country (or country-ish, as we’ve been saying). So now we have a city and a country house. Not on purpose though. We actually need to sell the city house. Anyone looking for a big house in the capital city of Virginia? It’s got refinished hardwood floors… HGTV moment when we discovered we had hardwood under the vinyl in our foyer. #InstantCharacter So in addition to the downsizing and the painting I… Read more »

Since we got home from our Pacific Northwest vacation last month, I’ve basically been busy in a “middle place”. There’s been some pulling books out of the brain writing. Saw this artwork – Allocation of Memory by Malia Landis – in a Eureka, California bookstore. But there’s been more working at the library and house stuff. Did I mention we’ve started the process to downsize from the big house we’ve lived in for 20 years to a smaller one? #emptynestchanges… Read more »