Are we there yet?

Dearest blog, I promise I have not forgotten you. I honestly thought I would have time to write during my week-long Orlando vacation, but six days at Disney World ¬†is sort of… exhausting. In the best way possible. We drove and returned to STL this evening, so no real post for now. I can barely type straight I’m so sleepy. Good to … Keep reading…

Learning to travel light(er)

I have no idea why you read blogs (please, do tell!) but I enjoy them for the practical advice. Be it clothing ideas, recipes or lifestyle tidbits, it’s nice to look into the worlds of others and see how they function and maintain. When I stared Oh, Julia Ann, my goal was to make myself write more often and share the handful … Keep reading…

Champagne & confetti for all.

It’s official: 2013 has begun and I am stoked. Like I explained previously, my theme for 2013 is “being on top of shit”; while this can mean many things– in this case, ‘on top of things’ specifically– I’ve decided to explain a few of my ideas to make it seem more legit and less loose and borderless. I’m not explaining this because … Keep reading…

Why being Julia in 2012 was rad.

Why being Julia in 2012 was rad.

I have, apparently, never gotten over 2004. Maybe it’s because that was a responsibility-free year, or maybe it’s because the music scene in my hometown was particularly active that year; for whatever bullshit reason, if I write a date without thinking I almost always write 2004. This becomes most¬†prevalent during year changes where I revert back to 2004 instead of whatever new … Keep reading…