Everyone has dreams. Some dreams are small, some are medium size, some are friggin’ huge crazy dreams that wring the world by it’s neck (if it had a neck) and change how people think, live, and treat each other. Too often, these dreams are put on the back burner. They’re slowly crushed into dust under the soul-sucking… Read More Jolly Journeys – Help Us Live Our Dream!
We go to work, we come home, we sleep… and then we go back to work and do the whole thing again. Sometimes this repetitive process can be boring, and a little degrading when you are not doing something that you are passionate about. And sometimes other people around you are also not following their passion… Read More Jolly Talk – Always Look Forward
Before you can set out on the journey of your dreams, you’ll need to get your passport. We just received ours and can’t wait to start filling up the pages! Here’s some tips and things we learned during the process that might be helpful. Apply Early It typically takes 6 to 8 weeks to receive… Read More Jolly Journeys – Getting Passports
This will be our Master Checklist of all our “to-do’s” to make sure we are on the right track to make this trip happen! We will be updating live as we complete them or as we find new things that need to be done. Anything that is not completed will be colored in Deep Red and when… Read More Jolly Journeys – The Master Checklist
Well, it’s official now! We bought our flights to Boston–where we’ll stay for a few days–and our tickets from there to London. It feels so real now that we have tickets in hand. We’ve got a lot to do to prepare in the next 5 months, and we’re hoping that writing about the process on… Read More Jolly Journeys – We Bought Our Plane Tickets!
This was one of my favorite projects! Because our small studio only has one 4′ X 4′ closet, we knew we wouldn’t be able to fit all of our clothes in it. So, I decided instead to let my husband have the closet, and I would make my own display closet where I can see… Read More Big City Small Living – My Display Closet
Keeping things clean and organized is essential to living in a small space! Having a home for everything is the key, and I mean everything. Those receipts that you want to keep, the mail, that flyer of that one event, the book (or multiple books if you’re like my hubbie) that you are reading. They… Read More Big City Small Living – Organizing Makes a Difference
Making a floor plan and strategically planning my apartment was the best thing that I have ever done for moving into a new place. I highly recommend it for working with a space that’s smaller then 600 square feet. However, you can also do this with just one room or your whole house. It helps… Read More Big City Small Living – How to Floor Plan a Small Space