The sweet and salty flavor combination is one of my absolute weaknesses. I love making food, and little treats, but like many of you, I don’t have a lot of spare time, so I only opt for things that are quick to make, and don’t require many ingredients. Perhaps like fewer of you, I’m also […]
Ello-ho-ho! As this year is winding down to an end, and we look forward to a brand new, bright and shiny one ahead, I thought it was time I touch base with you lovely people. I’ve been assessing Brighter Sides and trying to figure out what it is I enjoy writing about most, and what […]
You might not know it, walking into my 195 sq.ft. micro apartment – with it’s simple, modern lines, neatly stacked boxes and baskets, and clean surfaces, devoid of clutter (okay, maybe not completely devoid, I mean, there are those dishes in the sink, and dog toys everywhere, and maybe some laundry on the bed that I haven’t put away yet…) – but I used to be a hoarder. Really, my mom can attest to it.
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before; So, there was this beautiful pair of shoes that I’d had my eye on for some time. Like, just gorgeous. I kept going back and looking at them, thinking about all of the outfits they’d look so great with, they were haunting my dreams at night. Then, BOOM! They went on sale! It was fate. I bought them, of course. The next day, I got dressed, slipped them on, admired them in the mirror, and skipped out the door to enjoy the day with my perfect new shoes, and life was beautiful.
Are you a chronic list maker, like me? Making lists definitely helps me get things done, but it’s hard when my lists are scattered everywhere! I’ve got to do lists on notepads, scraps of paper, sticky notes, on my phone, all over the place. Plus, having nine-million things on a list (or on multiple lists) […]