‘hood happenings | u st. corridor & shaw

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in 'hood happenings, dc, shaw, u st. corridor | 0 comments

‘hood happenings | u st. corridor & shaw

links and photos left to right: washington post, urban turf, washington city paper, price of...

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bathroom reno has begun!

Posted by on May 17, 2017 in dc, Interior Design, Real Estate, u st. corridor | 0 comments

bathroom reno has begun!

After months and months of planning, the master bathroom renovation has begun!  It started on Monday and currently the bathroom is a big mess. They’ve torn out everything and slowly, what I imagined is coming to life.  It’s exciting and I can’t wait until it’s finished. Already I’ve been daydreaming about my own vanity.  It’s not been a hardship...

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five lessons from my mom

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in dc, Me, me, me | 0 comments

five lessons from my mom

“Five Lessons from My Mom” is something I wrote a couple of years ago and it’s one of my favorite posts.  Many of my life decisions have revolved around these lessons and it’s worth revisiting. Happy Mother’s Day! My Mom has taught me a lot about life.  Throughout my adolescence and most of my 20’s, I rolled my eyes...

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dc wise + j. crew “shop for a cause” event is today!

Posted by on May 3, 2017 in charity, cocktails, dc, dc wise, washington | 0 comments

dc wise + j. crew “shop for a cause” event is today!

The annual DC Wise + J. Crew “Shop for a Cause” event is today at the Georgetown J. Crew. Crew Cuts, Men’s and Women’s fashions will be eligible for the 20% discount on $150 or more.  See you...

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mother’s day gift guide

Posted by on May 2, 2017 in dc, gift guides, washington | 0 comments

mother’s day gift guide

I can’t believe Mother’s Day in two weeks! Here’s a few gift ideas for one of the most important ladies in your life. Lines Coaster Set $36   2. Striped Sun Hat $20 3. Caftan cover up $64 4. Black and White tote...

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have you tried rise bakery?

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in dc, Food and Drink, Me, me, me, washington | 0 comments

have you tried rise bakery?

Rise Bakery, located at 2409 18th St, NW in Adams Morgan, is a gluten-free bakery.  This is monumental news in my gluten free world.  A couple of months ago, my husband popped by there and grabbed a few things: a bag of bagels, a loaf of bread, a banana nut muffin and a cinnamon roll.  They were delicious and...

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life via instagram

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in dc, Me, me, me, Real Estate | 0 comments

life via instagram

Why hello there. I’ve been a little lax on the ole blog because I can’t seem to muster up a lot of enthusiasm. I’ve been writing about real estate, design and things I love for TEN years. My creativity has dried up and work has been crazy. (Correlation? Possibly but I’m too tired to figure it out). I’m still...

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save the date | dc wise + j. crew on May 3rd

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017 in dc, dc wise, social good, washington | 0 comments

save the date | dc wise + j. crew on May 3rd

Please save the DC Wise + J. Crew on May 3rd for our annual “Shop for a Cause” event at the Georgetown J. Crew. 20% off your purchase of $150 or more. The Georgetown J. Crew has Crew Cuts, Men’s and Woman’s fashions. I hope to see you...

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upcoming development Shaw/U St.

Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in 'hood happenings, dc, shaw, u st. corridor, washington | 0 comments

upcoming development Shaw/U St.

Exciting news in the ‘hood this week.  Ground has finally been broken on the Whole Foods site.  According to the Urban Turf article about upcoming development in Shaw/U St. Corridor, it’s delivering in 2020.  I’m not looking forward to years of construction noise and dust but...

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master bath reno | the plans

Posted by on Apr 11, 2017 in dc, Interior Design, shaw, u st. corridor, washington | 0 comments

master bath reno | the plans

Earlier this year, I mentioned I was going to renovate my master bathroom. Happily, things are progressing and I have plans!! (I’m going to use a lot of !! in this post as I’m super excited). This is the first time I’ve ever had use plans when doing a project in the condo.  When I renovated the hallway bath,...

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