Month: August 2010

Color Wars. Jersey Shore. You're Invited.

Color Wars About two weeks my friend celebrated his birthday field-day style. It was by far the best birthday I’ve ever celebrated. His fantastic girlfriend (whom I adore) brought an event called Color Wars from her sorority to DC. To simplify, there were 8 groups of 12 each assigned a different color. Each group participated […]


Lacking proper etiquette

Never in a million years would I have thought that I’d be saying that I’m lacking proper etiquette, but alas I am. Not in can you take me to a formal dinner? sense, but rather in the realm of following through on things. Like sending thank you notes. I’ve written them, but in my joblessness I’ve failed […]



Having grown up with a silver spoon in my mouth, I’ve been privileged enough to not really want for anything. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve worked hard for a LOT of things, but I’ve always been well-provided for. When my parents cut me off in college and when I CHOSE to stay cut off after they offered […]


Winners of the PiedraStudio Giveaway

And we have our winners! Congratulations to… Janice at Lilly of the Beech! I hate to say it, but until Janice entered this giveaway, I’d never stumbled across her blog. Thankfully she did enter, because she’s a fellow Lilly lover (obviously) and southerner. Gotta love giveaways for helping bring new bloggers my way! These stunning Cornflower/ […]


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