that’s it!

So “Q is for Quail” just wasn’t doing it for me anymore. I’ve been really stuck on picking out a new title for this little blog and it was really bothering me. I went to bed thinking about it, woke up thinking about it and really couldn’t focus on work today until I finally figured … Continue reading

new year, new blog.

if I’m going to change the blog must follow, yes?

Pumps and jewelry.

My new obsessions. I can’t go shopping without hunting for either. Here are some favorites I’ve found…I’m salivating. These’s J.Crew pumps are the perfect combination of ruffles and sass, is there anything better? These necklaces from Odette New York are delish. Etsy is the ultimate place to shop for jewelry. Check out White Owl. Their … Continue reading

Chicken in a pie?

For some reason I’ve never had chicken pot pie before, I have no idea what is wrong with me. I guess the combination of chicken and pie never really sounded that appealing to me. But yesterday as it rained and rained and rained and the temperature continued to drop I decided we needed some warm … Continue reading

It’s me bitches, so deal.

Yes I am posting twice in one day. What can I say, I’m making up for lost time. So as you know I left California and went home to Maryland for a month. And during that time a little light bulb, well actually a pretty big light bulb, went on for me. Its not that … Continue reading


Yes, Thank God its Friday! Although I have to say it’s not like I had a very hard work week, I only worked 15 hours this week haha. But today John’s official leave starts!!! He will be going into work next week while I’m at work for a few hours everyday, which allows him to … Continue reading

I’m married again!

I couldn’t be happier. John has been home for about 32 hours now and every second has been amazing! We had the best Anniversary together. We weren’t able to go to bed until about 5am on Sunday, on my part b/c of excitement and John’s still on Okinawa time. But we woke up around noon … Continue reading


Today is the day that John comes home! I’m so excited I feel like a little kid on Christmas morning. I woke up at 3am and have been going non-stop in anticipation! I’m running a million errands getting food for our anniversary celebration tomorrow, banner making stuff for John’s welcome home banners, getting my hair … Continue reading

I haven’t blogged since Thanksgiving?

I’m sorry. I lost motivation and then I traveled to Maryland for almost a month and was totally out of the swing of things! But I’m BACK, and I’m here to stay…you’re stuck with me. So I guess an update is in order eh? Well right night we are days away from John’s return!!! I … Continue reading