Archive for June, 2009

what’s on the horizon?

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

a stylish weekend

Monday, June 15th, 2009

Right now I own two pairs of heels that have lost the bottom part of the actual heel and a few pairs of pants whose bottom seams have unraveled and need to be hemmed. And, my favorite pair of jeans are on the brink of unwearable. This weekend, as I gathered all of the clothing […]

buy local

Sunday, June 14th, 2009

In the heart of Union Square in Somerville, MA each Saturday, you will find local farmers, bakers and even live acoustic music, all gathered under a handful of canopies participating in the Union Square Farmers Market. Here, you will also find a wide range of fresh produce, herbs, the delicious Taza Chocolate and even homemade […]

do something every day that scares you. every. single. day.

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

I stole that from one of my favorite bloggers- Franki Durbin of life in a venti cup. Once a year she commits to a life tune-up because she “genuinely believes you have to design the life you want.” Think about that for a second…so simple, but so true. In a recent post, she invited her […]

mobile travel apps

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009

So it has been almost a month and I still love my BlackBerry. I am already addicted to the point of utter shame. I find myself myself placing it next to my computer just in case a message comes through, even though I can get almost all of the same messages on my computer. Sometimes […]


Monday, June 8th, 2009

On Saturday, Mike and I took a long overdue trip to York, Maine to hang out with friends we hadn’t seen in a long time. It was so fun. And, it got me wishing I lived closer to the ocean.

when music takes you places

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

Every single time I hear Mr. Jones by the Counting Crows, I am back in Ireland– in a pub. The same goes for Hey Ya by Outkast and Shut up by the Black Eyed Peas. Those three songs were quite popular there back in 2004. When I hear Skylarking by Mic Christopher, I am sitting […]

a photographic chronicle of boston

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

My goal for the next few weeks is to spend as much time in my apartment as I can. I have to raise these little guys – Angie and Walt. As part of our kitten-proofing, we cleaned out all of the magazines and books from the bottom shelf of our coffee table to eliminate the […]