Lisa Condo Blues

Freelance writer, instructional designer, and blogger. Also a DIYer http://condoblues.com, speaker, green gal, dog mom, crafter, and Lazy Budget Chef http://lazybudgetchef.com. People say I'm funny.

 

Make it a Zero Waste Holiday!

In enviro circles, we talk a lot about holding events that are Zero Waste, especially during the holidays. Of course, the first thing that crosses my mind is, "What the heck do they mean by Zero Waste?" Because honestly when I look at places or events that say they are or try to be Zero Waste, there are items in their recycling and compost bins. Often there's even a little itty bitty bit of trash that goes off to the landfill. ...more
Hello Friends It's really nice this is really a great idea for spend our holidays with the ...more

Sex in the City Movie Disappoints

I loved the TV show Sex in the City. Even when the story started to drag a bit, the clothes, locations, and subplots made up for the very few episodes that were not as stellar as most of those in the series. With that in mind, I waited with baited breath for the Sex in the City Movie to be released and I was ecstatic when I got the chance to go to a premier screening of the Sex in the City Movie on May 27th. Unfortunately, I was rather disappointed with the movie and the shoddy camera work sent me over the edge ...more

Condo Blues - More about fixing up The Condo, Less about The Blues

Hello all! I'm still pretty new to Blogher and thought it was about time I posted an offical howdy hello. Howdy Hello My blog Condo Blues is about my attempts at decorating and doing DIY projects to make my very-first-owned-by-me home a fabulously designed place on a budget because, well, did I mention that I have my very first mortagage? ...more

This is always a favorite blog topic for me. I have a whole folder of DIY blogs and while I ...more

Help From the Bad Idea Bears? Thanks, But No

Every once and awhile, I make a craft or design decision that sounded like a good idea at the time but in the end came out looking like, well, crap. Chances are it's all the work of theBad Idea Bears. The Bad Idea Bears are my new favorite characters from the musical Avenue Q. Imagine if Snuggle the Fabric Softener Bear  used his high sickly sweet voice to be the mouthpiece of the Devil. ...more

You are so right about those cute little evil tihngs. 

 

Margaret ...more