Today is my birthday, and we’re heading to a weekend wedding on the Oregon coast at a summer camp on an island (the dresscode is “camping casual,” ha!). Sounds like a pretty good way to celebrate a birthday, if you ask me. The “limited phone service” part might be just a bit challenging, […]
Every time I do a bunch of painting I end up declaring that I’m never painting anything EVER AGAIN. And then five hours later I start scheming which room to paint next. I guess eventually I’ll run out of rooms, but right now I’ve still got a couple of big ones that are totally untouched. […]
After moving for real on Tuesday, my new plan in life is to never move again. Ever. I’m going to die in this house. Which might be pretty easy to do, since it’s already tried to kill me. Okay, I’m being a bit overly dramatic, but yesterday I was carrying a few towels down from […]
They’ve hardly appeared on the blog, so it may come as a surprise that I wear glasses daily, and have since I’ve been about 11. But you’ll rarely find me outside the house in my glasses, because I usually wear contact lenses from the morning until I go to bed. One of the big reasons […]
You guys, we bought a house! A really great one, in fact. I know I mentioned a few months ago that we wanted to buy a place, and we found a fantastic agent (Stephanie at Living Room Realty is awesome), and started looking […]
My name is Rachel and I live in wonderful Portland, OR. Transient Expression is about fashion, style, and DIY. I love to share craft projects, cute outfits, recipes, and inspiration for living a handmade life.
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