Owls

I love you, “Autumn” candle from Bath & Body Works. I am longing for this sticky, humid Georgia weather outside to match your name, soon. I’m ready for crunchy leaves, brisk walks, sweaters, scarves and not sweating when I walk outside to my car or to get the mail. I can’t wait to drink chai … More Owls

Weekend filled with things for which to be grateful

After lounging in bed for a bit, Greg and I decided to go get some brunch at Stone Soup Kitchen, our favorite breakfast spot in Atlanta that uses local ingredients, including local coffee from Bartdorf & Bronson (my fav.), and they have an absolutely GORGEOUS enclosed patio with a ton of beautiful flowers and plants, … More Weekend filled with things for which to be grateful

Saturday morning

I enjoying hearing him talk to the cats because I don’t think he realizes I’m here. “Hey, cats! There are my guys.” We have the most well-liked and popular kitties on the block.  The wait staff from the restaurant talks to them through the screen in the window when they’re out back on break and … More Saturday morning

I love me some October

Greg and I celebrated our four year anniversary on Tuesday by going to the local estate/antique shop and “thrifting” for a new side table and eating dinner at Café Alsace—the restaurant  he took me to the night he proposed.  It was a perfect romantic, low-key celebration. That seems to be more our style as of late, which is … More I love me some October

Now more than ever

I need to update this more often. Thinking a blog title/theme change might help a bit so I don’t feel so constricted to writing about one particular aspect in my life–the one aspect that is actually going well and is a happy place, which doesn’t bode well for a lot of good writing material that … More Now more than ever

The comforts of home

I am feeling pretty cozy and relaxed today, with the cold and cloudy weather outside and the glow of the lamps warming the apartment, making the browns in the floor and cabinets reflect a warm caramel color.   You can almost smell it— well, it’s probably because I can smell the salted caramel air fresheners we … More The comforts of home