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Meet Willow Pumpkin My Mini Goldendoodle

Meet Willow Pumpkin My Mini Goldendoodle

So I got a Puppy! Meet Willow Pumpkin! She's a mini goldendoodle and has been one of my best pandemic purchases. I've wanted a puppy for years, and now that I'm working from home (for the near future), I thought the timing was just right. She's small but sassy, cute,...

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Birthday Blessings

Birthday Blessings

On February 19 I was blessed to celebrate another birthday! Happy 36th to me! I know there are so many who have celebrated a pandemic birthday but this was my first (and hopefully the only). At first, I was apprehensive about making any plans but I said you know...

A Visit to Boordy

A Visit to Boordy

One of my last social outings was to Boordy Vineyards. When it comes to safe socially -distant activities during the pandemic, besides driveway dates and shopping in masks, one of the best ones I’ve come up with so far is a day at Boordy. My close friend and I planned...

DIY Bathroom Vanity Update (and more!)

DIY Bathroom Vanity Update (and more!)

I gave my bathroom vanity a much-needed update with the Gianni Nuvo Oxford Blue Cabinet Paint Kit for under $70! I was excited to collaborate with Gianni Inc. after the amazing outcome of my marble kitchen countertops, so you can imagine my excitement when I decided...

Homecoming 2020

Homecoming 2020

Typically on the last Saturday in October, I am all excited and living my best life at homecoming. It's the one time of year I can pretend I’m in college again and reconnect with all my college friends at University of Maryland. But clearly, this year is a little...