Airbnb Open 2016: Day 1

For our 9th wedding anniversary, Victor and I decided to attend Airbnb Open in Los Angeles from November 17-19. Romantic, right? Well…it was my idea to go to a conference to celebrate our anniversary. We were still Airbnb host newbies at that point and had been hosting just for just 4 months. Initially our goal […]

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A Lesson from Leonardo da Vinci

This evening I was rummaging through our disorganized garage and found some torn journal pages from November 17, 2009. Victor and I were celebrating our 2-year anniversary and we went to an Leonardo da Vinci exhibit at the High Museum in Atlanta. Ran across this gem and sharing it here for a dose of inspiration. […]

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Designing a small space

One interior design challenge I tackled during Summer 2016 was decorating a cozy studio condo in Atlanta that was just 515 sq ft. Originally it had 2 large armoires and it felt CROWDED. The armoires were beautiful but overshadowed the space and made it feel dark. I removed 1 armoire and began the work. I […]

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Constructing Our Vision Boards

This is our last day of staycation before going back to work. Victor shared an article on how to manage stress based on your astrological sign. As an Aquarius, it advised me to create a vision board. I was thinking of going to Target to buy a cork board and frame but it was too […]

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Happy New Year!

Hello, my name it Ann Tran. It’s the first day of the new year and this is officially my first blog post. I’ve been putting off this website for quite some time but I figured it’s time to “start now”. Back in November 2016, I attended the Airbnb Open 2016 conference in Los Angeles and I […]

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