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Look: Starry Basics

Sometimes, I think I spend more time reading the comments on other people’s blogs than writing my own. I stumbled upon a post today (via a comment on a blog): ‘What I Wore Wednesday.’ I loved it. Plus the blog is adorable. I especially liked this post because it was on a running blog. Not a fashion blog, where 99% of the clothes are either too weird to wear, not at all work appropriate or way out of my price range. So I decided to start my own. But instead of WIWW, I’m just featuring a look when I think I […]

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Organic Panic: 3 Ways to Buy Organic on a Budget

**This is my first post in a sometimes-series talking about organic food. While my husband likes to lecture anyone within a ten mile radius of the importance of eating organic and GMO-free, I prefer to speak when spoken to. Everyone from the baby’s first babysitter, to fellow Navy wives over lunch, have asked why we eat organic, where we buy it and how we afford it. This post doesn’t answer all the questions, but I hope it serves as a starting point for anyone who is looking for ways to save on healthier food choices.** On a plane from Charleston […]

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Sweet Deals: CamelCamelCamel

I’m really excited about the second ever Sweet Deals post! We’re finally getting into one of the major reasons I started a blog (besides documenting everything I love from running to beauty products to macaroni and cheese…who knows what this blog is actually about). As I wrote last time, John and I love to travel, we love to have nice, quality gear for our home, kitchen, and closets. We also try to eat organic. Assigning a monetary value to that lifestyle puts us way out of our combined annual salary, so, to compensate, we’re learning how to be better consumers. […]

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