Most Recommended Italian Restaurants in NYC

Life in NYC

After we arrived back from Italy last month, it wasn’t the beaches I missed most but the FOOD. And then I remembered that, if it’s good food we’re missing, we’re not in a bad place to find it! New York City is one of the...

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Where We Stayed in Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy

Europe

TJ and I agreed that this was our favorite part of our recent trip… it was our first time ever visiting Italy but it was also the most relaxing part of our entire trip. After driving 2.5 hours from Nice, we parked our car for...

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Planning a Trip to the South of France

Europe

We recently returned from our second visit to France and we loved it just as much as we remembered. We traveled there two years ago and it was one of our favorite trips we’ve gone on so we knew we had to return one day....

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Packing for an International Trip

Travel

With a baby on the way this December and the recent loss of our sweet lab Colbie, we’ve somewhat last-minute decided to squeeze in some travel to a couple of places as a family of two. TJ and I have been together for almost 12...

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We’re Having a Baby!

Family

Photography by Deirdre and Jon We’re SO excited and feeling extremely grateful to share that we are expecting our first BABY in December! We found out back in April and it’s been such an exciting time learning more and more about this little bean that...

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How I’d Create An At Home Spa Night

Skincare & Beauty

As someone who is fairly introverted, I really don’t mind spending time at home alone. The other night, TJ had a work dinner for the first time in over a year (almost forgot those existed). I knew I’d be spending some time at home by...

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My Summer Entertaining Staples

Entertaining & Recipes

This is our second summer in New York City and I remember being so surprised last year about how hot it got here in July, especially as someone coming from North Carolina. I lived on cold summer salads, Italian ice, tons of ice water with...

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A Few Favorite Picnic Food Recipes

Entertaining & Recipes

It’s my favorite time of the year… when it’s 70-80 degrees just about every day (‘til the summer heat arrives) and one of our favorite things to do is bring dinner outside to the park to enjoy on a big picnic blanket right before the...

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Hair Routine and Essentials

Skincare & Beauty

If I’m being honest, I don’t think I’ve ever really loved my hair until this past year. I’ve always had uncontrollable frizz, constant baby hairs and breakage. For someone who has never colored or even highlighted my hair, it has had some major dryness at...

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Dining Room Makeover

Interiors

As soon as you walk into our apartment, you’re greeted by our “dining room” which probably isn’t supposed to technically be a dining room but, since the first day we walked in, I couldn’t stop envisioning our round dining table right in the center of...

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