Okay, okay before anyone goes completely crazy I know Halloween weekend is upon us (and we have some very fun plans in the works) and while it is no secret my favorite holiday EVER is Christmas, I strongly believe in no Christmas decorating or activities until the day after Thanksgiving. Give each holiday it’s rightful time and place. However, there is nothing wrong with planning is there? The fact that several Christmas things lined up perfectly this week is just a sign of all the fun and excitement this time of year brings. [Read more…]
Archives for October 2016
Happy Hump day!
Wow, is that title not a mouthful?!
On Saturday mid-morning we hopped in our Jeep, sans Ava and Violet, and were on our way to Fredrick, Maryland – a super cute, funky town about 1.5 hours (each) away from our house. [Read more…]
Happy early morning Tuesday ya’ll! I had some time to pop in before I started getting ready for work. [Read more…]
Happy Friday and Happy 5th!
Yup, today is Tommy and my 5-year wedding anniversary! Hard to believe, I tell you folks. I think the two photos I posted on Facebook (below) accurately portrays our journey. [Read more…]
Happy Tuesday everyone! You know what that means…:-) [Read more…]
Hope you’re Monday was a good one. To me, the day flew by, but that was because I had a work event in the afternoon the engulfed the bulk of my day.
On Sunday I did a really cool thing, I met a few fellow local bloggers! [Read more…]
Hello and happy Friday!!!
This week has been a whirlwind – exciting, exhausting, and wonderful. 🙂 I completed my first week at my new job and so far so good! I was in Tucson, Arizona Monday – Thursday for orientation and training and today was my first day in the DC office. I hope you have some fun weekend plans. I plan on spending as much time with my little family as possible and enjoying the beautiful fall weather.
I had never been to Tucson before and I really didn’t know what to expect. I knew that it was “the desert” and to expect desert-like weather – hot and dry– and desert like- landscape – mountains and cacti, but other than that I had no expectations. [Read more…]
Happy Tuesday from Tucson. [Read more…]
Happy FriYay everyone!
Hope you have a fun weekend planned. I will be enjoying my last “free” (before I start my new job!) weekend. Next week I’m off to Tuscon Monday – Thursday for training, orientation, and an event. Chances are I will not be able to post as regularly as I want to, but I’ll make sure to pop in at least one. Follow along with me in real time over Instagram @Mayapapaya612! [Read more…]
Hello and happy hump day afternoon!
This morning my friend Allison and I did a fun, out-of-the-norm thing – we went to Luke’s Diner from Gilmore Girls! In anticipation and excitement of the Gilmore Girls revival, Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, Netflix had more than 200 coffeehouses nationwide turn into Luke’s Diner for the day Today is also the 16th anniversary of when Gilmore Girls premiered on TV – can you believe it? [Read more…]