Archives for October 2014

#TBT: My Go-To Halloween Costume

Halloween has been my favorite holiday for as long as I can remember. Our tiny town doesn’t have a WalMart or a fast food restaurant but we have a haunted house!  The haunted house is less than a mile away from my parents’ house and every year right at dusk you can hear the faint sound […]


Source I talk about traveling often on here and how much I enjoy it. However, I have a bittersweet relationship with traveling: I love to explore and visit new places but the anxiety I get from the “getting there” process is a bit overwhelming. I will spend months researching, picking the best place to stay, […]

Apples & Pumpkins & Cider..OH MY!

This past weekend was my first weekend not having to work both jobs so Steve and I took full advantage of enjoying ourselves! We visited the Fells Point festival on Saturday, tried a new pizza place on Saturday, went out with friends Saturday evening and slept in both days. I have never felt as rested […]

Oh hey Friday: Dogfest

Oh hey it’s Friday! Thank goodness! I’ve been cranking out 70 hour weeks and I am exhausted! This weekend is the first in over a month that I haven’t had to work so I have some big plans, but I’d also be totally content just sleeping in and lounging in bed all day. To send […]

Megan the Teacher

My dream job when I was little was to be a teacher. Looking back now I think it was an early testament to my love of DIYing, reading, writing, and helping others.  I loved school and loved my teachers so much. I was also really lucky with great teachers. I can count on one hand […]

Blogtober: Winning the Lottery

Last year I participated in Blogtember and blogged everyday in September. It was probably the hardest but most therapeutic month of blogging for me. It forced me to step out of my comfort zone and make my posts more personal. I typically post recipes, DIY projects and recaps of events I’ve attended. Rarely do I […]