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House Hunting 

Starting the first time home buying process has me feeling all types of feelings! Excitement is definitely a big one but stress and anxiety have managed to creep in there as well. Patrick and I want to stay living in this city {for now} and since his job is here in DC, we think purchasing something would be a smart business decision for us in the long run. The best part about DC is that it's a really transient city, there are always people coming and going, so we talk about anything we purchase becoming an income property when we eventually leave this city {our eyes are on you, Charleston!} .....

 
 
Chic Workwear with LOFT

Workwear has changed (for the better!) so much over the past decades of fashion. Women used to only be considered "dressed appropriately" in a pencil skirt or pants suit, but office environments have progressed and the fashion has definitely followed. There are more and more offices that allow business casual attire, and as long as you don't look sloppy (insert blue jeans and flip flop sandals, yikes!) there's so much more you can get away with.

I don't work in an office but I do have multiple meetings during the week and that means having to pull myself together and look presentable. I always...

 
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Our Wedding Day

This post has been a long time coming! Patrick and I recently celebrated our 1 year wedding anniversary last month and we seriously can't figure out where the time has gone! We weren't able to celebrate it the way we wanted - we were supposed to be in Bermuda for a little celebratory getaway but our pup tore her ACL and had emergency surgery 2 weeks before we were planning to leave. So instead, we celebrated at home with our recuperating pup, looking at all our wedding day pictures, our video, cooking an amazing meal together and eating the top tier of our wedding cake that had been sitting in our freezer {which was just as delicious as we remember!} ...

 

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