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Don’t Sweat the Small Things…My Happiness Project
For the second time, I am reading The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin. This time around I am actually implementing a few tips she learned along her happiness project into my everyday life to help me feel happier, and not get as irritated about the little things. Understand, I am very happy with my life…but just like Gretchen, she just believes she can be happier and more appreciative of the awesomeness around her.
The Count Down Begins…
I can’t even believe that the time has come… I am turning 30 years old in less than 8 short weeks. It’s time to say goodbye to my 20’s. So much has happened over the last 10 years of my life that honestly the details of it all… I remember very little. I mean I have great memories, but really just tidbits. My God, the past decade came and went so fast! Now on to […]
DIY: Chic Bar
I’ve always wanted to have a chic little bar situation going on at my house, but I never actually committed to purchasing one. Recently, during the process of moving and designing my new space, I knew it was now or never! Having a bar area designated in the home was a must! You’d think finding a bar cart would be pretty easy. WRONG! Either the carts were too small, too expensive for no reason, or simply […]
#FlicksFromTheHill Summer 2016 Movie Series: Guide to Preparing the Perfect Evening Picnic
Thursday July 7th, is the first night of: “Flicks from the Hill” Summer 2016 Movies Series presented by American Visionary Art Museum. If you haven’t experienced this outdoor movie extravaganza, TONIGHT is your chance! We are all in for a treat, because the 1st movie of the summer series is: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off!!!!! One of my personal favs! This being the 1st SUMMER movie event being held in Federal Hill Park this year, I […]
Charming Love… Finding Love in Baltimore
I’ve been living in Baltimore for about 4 ½ years now and still loving it, but there was a time I got a little nervous thinking I’d have to leave Charm City if I ever wanted to date again… I’ll explain… My ex and I broke up over a year ago, it was difficult, but looking back now it was definitely for the best. I learned a lot about myself and even more about what […]
Whoof! My name is Madonna!
DiscoverCharmCity has a new member of the family! So excited to introduce this beauty! She is a healthy 3 year old retriever/ lab mix from BARCS Animal Shelter! This has been a long time coming. If you’ve been following DiscoverCharmCity for a while you may be wondering, ” Where is your other lab, Monty?” Well, let me make a long story short, my ex boyfriend and I adopted Monty together from Paws for Life, a wonderful dog shelter in […]
4.22.16 – 4.24.16
So, it’s finally Friday, and you’re probably debating with your friends about what you all should do this weekend. Don’t worry about it… We took care of it for you. Here is a quick round up of this weekends activities and events you can get out and DISCOVER right here in The Charm City! FRIDAY 4.22.16 The Gathering: Happening tonight @ Baltimore Museum of Industry from 5-10pm. Perfect way to end the work week. […]
Five Things You Should Try Tomorrow!
5 Simple things for you to try tomorrow … Nothing fancy or too hard! 1. Wake up one (1) hour earlier than you normally do: Seriously, this may change your life! Waking up only one hour earlier each day will definitely allow you time to relax a bit more before the hustle and bussle of the day begins. SN: Go purchase an old school alarm clock. Place the alarm clock all the way across the […]
Extremely Last Minute V-Day Date Ideas #BaltimoreEdition
Scrambling to put together a fun-filled romantic Valentines Day weekend? Here are a few last minute ideas that should make your planning a little easier! 1.) Local Color Flower is hosting an Open studio tonight! Friday February 12th, 2016 from 6:30-8:30pm come out to the studio and design her own bouquet. This is the perfect date night, just grab snacks, a bottle of wine, and your sweetheart! No registration needed, just show up! 2.) […]