- Hi, I'm Susanna, a Renaissance girl. This blog documents my journey as I transition from working full-time in the legal field, to making a living without a traditional job. I also write about my love of design, good books, food, movies, TV, and anything else that strikes my fancy.
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Tag Archives: August Break
August was stressful. Actually that’s probably not fair, the first half of August was great – the second half was stressful. I had several unexpected guests and a surprise and expensive plumbing problem. cutting into the ceiling to find a … Continue reading
I had originally intended to lettering something myself for today but things have been crazy around here and that did not happen. So instead, I went looking around the house for some lettering inspiration. I found … Continue reading
August in Oklahoma can be so hot that it can be a little difficult to psych oneself up for an adventure. Periodic trips to The Rink are about as exciting as it gets. I’m on a quest to find a … Continue reading
I was so sad to hear that the one remaining Charcoal Oven is closing! When I lived in my old apartment, I was a frequent guest at the west location. I think the 84-year-old owner deserves to travel all he wants; that makes … Continue reading
I was having a hard time coming up with something orange to photograph, so I decided to take a photo of some boring paper clips at the law office. They aren’t very exciting but I’m pretty sure that, long after I … Continue reading
I shared the black & white version of this photo on Day 20. I’m not sure which one I like best. I’ve had this plant outside most of the summer but I think the squirrels were jumping in my succulent pot – … Continue reading
Homemade tortillas are currently one of my favorite things to fix. I eat them with nearly every meal – usually as a bread substitute. Yum!
These three dresses have played heavily in my wardrobe rotation this summer. I love this dress from Boden so much that I have two (the two on the left) and have ordered more! I’ve been obsessing about minimizing my wardrobe … Continue reading
Lately, I have been doing a lot of work on perfecting my calligraphy skills – including developing my own style. It’s one of those things that requires lots and lots of practice.