Artis Wall: History in Your Home

Every so often, the stars align and an opportunity presents itself, though this is definitely a first for me (I know, you’re wondering what Artis Wall has to do with this, so just read on). With my husband having started a new position in June, and our purchase of a new home, he basically forfeited […] The post Artis Wall: History in Your Home appeared first on lo-wren ....more

Pokémon GO: Play It Safe

If you’ve not seen the news lately, Pokémon GO is taking the world by storm, with almost 8 million users in it’s first week. Pokémon GO hit my radar after seeing a headline about a teen finding a dead body. I read the article, but still didn’t have a grasp of what the game was, […] The post Pokémon GO: Play It Safe appeared first on lo-wren ....more

Budget Decorating: Master Bedroom

I am exhausted. But I’m also contented. I am going to die in this home because the mortgage process was a nightmare, and moving was not exactly my favorite thing, especially during a freakish heatwave ....more

MommyCon Washington D.C. Ticket Giveaway

I’m not sure where the past year has gone, because it feels like I was just a MommyCon DC a few months ago! MommyCon DC 2016 is just three weeks away, and I have TWO tickets to give away for you and a friend! MommyCon DC takes place Saturday, July 23 at the Walter […] The post MommyCon Washington D.C. Ticket Giveaway appeared first on lo-wren ....more

So Fresh (and So Clean): Tide Purclean

This post was sponsored by NEW! Tide purclean as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central....more

OurPact: Manage Your Child’s Screentime

Until a couple months ago, I had no reason to worry about my [almost] four-year-old son accessing content I’d rather he not see on the internet…until he was gifted an iPad. Not only did his LeapPad Ultra (which didn’t allow him to surf the web) get pushed to the side, but a true screen addiction […] The post OurPact: Manage Your Child’s Screentime appeared first on lo-wren ....more Shopping with Ease

As I sit here, with my fingers crossed that we are able to close on our new home within a day or two of our scheduled closing, I’m also thinking about outfitting our new home with furniture and window treatments. If you’re an online shopper, like I am, is your shopping nirvana. In the […] The post Shopping with Ease appeared first on lo-wren ....more

Blue Apron Meals: The Final Verdict

When I was offered a Blue Apron coupon code, I was initially reluctant to give them a try. I’m not a fan of subscription boxes, and quite frankly, I consider myself an expert home cook. From my perspective, what could Blue Apron really offer me? ...more

My Thoughts On Greeting Card Holidays

Fresh off the wave of Mother’s Day greetings, salutations and a slew of Facebook posts, I thought I’d share a little about why you saw no mention of Mother’s Day on my Facebook page. It’s simple, really, I’m just not that into greeting card holidays. If you’re not familiar with what a greeting card holiday […] The post My Thoughts On Greeting Card Holidays appeared first on lo-wren ....more

Blue Apron: The First Two Weeks

When I was offered a...more