New beginnings: California, here I come

I’ve been thinking about what to say in this blog post for a few months, maybe even more, since the idea first started forming in my head. And in the last couple of weeks, saying it out loud and in emails have made it more and more of a reality, but somehow, saying it onContinue reading “New beginnings: California, here I come”

The nature of a transitory town

When I first came to DC three years ago, I wasn’t looking for new best friends (I have a couple of great ones), but I was hoping I would find some people to hang out with from time to time in this new place since I was away from home, from my boyfriend, from allContinue reading “The nature of a transitory town”

Chili pies, me oh my

This weekend my best friend from back home, Molly, stayed with me and we had a blast. It had been a few years since we had seen each other, so it was really great hanging out with her again. We looked at old yearbooks and pictures of course, and made an old school favorite, chiliContinue reading “Chili pies, me oh my”

Apartment search is over

…finally! I was starting to freak out, too. There were some options that I thought were good and fell through, one in particular, and I was starting to get worried because every building I was calling had no more August availability. In the end, I got a studio in a great place in Cleveland Park,Continue reading “Apartment search is over”