• sunday sweetness: fun at the bowling alley

    Dena March 11, 2012

    Guess who got a new camera after six years of waiting & saving? This girl! That’s right I am the proud owner of a shiny new Canon Rebel T3i. When the package arrived yesterday morning I bounced around the house like a little girl on Christmas morning. I am in love. I didn’t realize how complicated DSLR’s are though. Apparently my last DSLR was more of a glorified point &…

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  • The Renaissance Faire

    Dena September 18, 2011

    Yesterday, I spent the day at one of my absolute favourite places—The Renaissance Faire! If you are not familiar, a Renaissance Faire is a recreation of a Renaissance or Medieval village. They are filled with costumed actors, crafts and games to give patrons the illusion…

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  • Make work fun.

    Dena July 19, 2011

    I hate chores. I love to have fun. (Shocking, I know!) 😉 I always thought that chores and fun were on completely separate paths and never the two shall meet. But then… I decided to get creative. I listen to Johnny Cash while cleaning my…

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  • Trading Cash for Experience: New Jersey State Fair

    Dena August 11, 2010

    Preface: I’m not a fan of money, spending money, or obtaining material possessions. In my life, I practice minimalism whenever possible. My opinions about money & possessions are largely shaped by my financial history. Despite the facts that I am frugal & that money is…

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