Category Archives: My First Apartment

I might have been living in Roanoke for two months now (hey time, I’d like to see where you go because the way you slip away is magical) but have I shown you much of my new place? Nope. Because I haven’t wrapped up the old place yet here on the ole blog. I shot…

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What is it about moving that makes me all nostalgic and think-y and reflective? Ok, some of those things are how I feel a lot in general, but I can’t tell you how often in March, leading up to my move,¬†I just stood in a room of my apartment gazing at the half packed boxes,…

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I’m coming up on my one year anniversary with my apartment! As of November 7, 2015, I would have made my nest in this sweet little apartment for one year. Look how far we have come together. ūüôā This anniversary also got my thinking about how challenging I found it to find an apartment. A…

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Sometimes it grosses me out when I think about all the other people who have lived in my apartment. I trust it because of the vigorous cleaning required between each tenant by my property management company. However, you still know that many, many people have called this place home. When I moved in I was…

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The warm nights, the bright colored shorts, and the abundance of fresh fruits and veggies has kept me clinging to summer with voracity this year. I just did not want the hot and humid¬†Virginia¬†summer weather to subside in lieu of looming cold weather with all its layers and constrictions. Yet…I may have turned the corner…

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