I hadn't yet left for the airport last Wednesday when Jeran texted from Portland that it was raining, reminding me to toss an umbrella into my suitcase before leaving the house. Because when you're visiting the Pacific Northwest, you should probably bring some rainy day gear, right? By the time I arrived late that night, the rain had passed, and the next two days were … READ MORE!
Remember when I told you about The Hello Sessions? Well, the workshop for bloggers and creative entrepreneurs is tomorrow — which means I’m spending three days in Portland starting today! This trip is super exciting not only because I’ll be hanging out with my best blogging pals, but because I’ll be able to check off two boxes on my travel bucket list … READ MORE!
I'm excited to announce that I'm looking for blog interns to help me make A Girl Named PJ into a smarter, stylish, more robust lifestyle blog. To be honest, I'm also a little bit nervous because -- OMG -- what if nobody wants to work with me? I'm good enough. I'm smart enough. And doggone it, people like me. Ok, so here are the areas where I need help … READ MORE!
It's been two weeks since my Paintbox manicure in New York City, and my foil-tipped nails still look great. That's the beauty of a gel manicure. When done correctly, it can last anywhere between 10 to 21 days -- or so I've heard. Mine have never actually lasted a full three weeks. The downside of a gel manicure (if there is one) is that you can't switch up your polish colors at will. It's … READ MORE!
If you dropped by my house at 1 PM, you'd notice something peculiar: Silence. In the early afternoon, my home is finally, blissfully quiet. Levi's at preschool, Asa's been asleep for an hour, and the dog's curled up on the sofa cushion. After I eat my lunch, I usually grab a seat on the couch next to Briscoe and open up my laptop to work on a blog post or schedule some social media updates. … READ MORE!