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Avoid this St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Mistake

Ah, St. Patrick’s Day. Or as I like to call it, the annual reminder of when my roommate and I stunk up an entire apartment building. It was 2009. My roommate, Al, and I were attempting to make St. Patrick’s Day Dinner. Corned beef,…

March 15, 2017

Why I Love the Stories Behind Christmas Ornaments

Disclosure: I was gifted a product from the Macy’s Heart of Haiti line however all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. I’m always amazed at how everyone decorates their Christmas tree. Everyone has a different style and it is always fun to see the…

December 19, 2016

That Time We Successfully Hosted Our First Thanksgiving

I hope you all had a nice Thanksgiving! I’m proud to share we successfully hosted our first Thanksgiving in our new home. And, we even broke out the fancy china. I’m a terrible blogger in the sense that I probably should have written this…

November 27, 2016

5 New Ways to Enjoy Oatmeal

For the past several years, I’ve eaten a greek yogurt every morning. And then I became pregnant. Clearly, this kid has inherited my husband’s taste buds. The thought of greek yogurt makes my stomach churn.  So for the first few months, I ate dried…

November 14, 2016

5 Easy Friendsgiving Recipes

One of my favorite holidays is Friendsgiving, and we celebrated this past weekend.  My group of friends changed things up this year. For starters, we got together early November, a first for us. Not sure if we were inspired by Friends or the fact…

November 10, 2016
moving tips

How to Make Moving Day Go Smoothly

Over the past 9 years, I’ve moved 8 times. First from Marist College, back to my parents’ home in Connecticut. Then to Williamsburg, Brooklyn for a year and a half. Then a year on the UES, then a year in Murray Hill. Five years…

November 1, 2016

The Best Decor Item for Game of Thrones Fans

We’re huge fans of Game of Thrones. And since I hate spoilers, if you haven’t watched the most recent season, I highly encourage you stop reading this post! For months, we’ve been propping the door to our office with a box left over from…

September 12, 2016

We Bought a Robot Vacuum and It’s Fantastic

After we settled into our house a few months back, all I could think was a house is a lot of work. Going from a 750 square foot apartment (if that) to a 2600 square foot house was a huge adjustment. Suddenly there was…

September 7, 2016

Skinnygirl Snacks are Perfect for Eating Healthy on the Go

This post was sponsored by Skinnygirl as part of an Influencer Activation. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. There was something Bethenny Frankel said to me years ago at a Skinnygirl event. While I’m great at saving money, eating healthy – ehhh…

July 27, 2016

Share Your Favorite Places with GrafoMap

Since moving into our new house, we’ve mostly been trying to find a home for our old artwork and photos that were hanging in our apartment. But there’s one new item that I absolutely love – and I may have shown to everyone at…

July 10, 2016