Seattle Style

We didn’t let a little sleep deprivation get in the way of getting out to explore downtown Seattle. We had been traveling all week and ended our travels in Seattle, WA for Create & Cultivate! (if you don’t know about Create & Cultivate, you can check…

Let’s talk burnout

It’s Friday! (#happydance) Today was the first week back after spring break. Unfortunately, for us academics, just because the kids are out to play doesn’t mean we are too. I did, however, take some time to get a little rest and relaxation. It got me thinking…

Italiano

Two summers ago, I went to Rome for two weeks with one of my closest friends (& fellow Ph.D. boss babe). We had the most amazing time. Since then, I have been on a personal mission to integrate Italian life into everything, especially food. For Christmas, Nathan gave me…

Palm Pulitzer for St. Patty’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I hope that all of you are out doing something just as festive as my dress that I picked out for this occasion! I tend to strike out with Lilly Pulitzer because a lot of the prints are a little too busy for my…

An Afternoon in Rice Village

This past weekend Nathan and I went to Houston for a fellow almost PhD boss lady’s wedding. Once all of the wedding festivities were over and the newly weds were off, we had just one afternoon to spend in Houston. After some major Yelping and recommendations from fellow…