Cyber Week Sales & Gift Guides

Gift Guides

Cyber Week starts earlier and earlier each year it seems and *most* of my favorite retailers have already started sharing the best deals they’ll probably share all week long. I rounded up a few favorites below. Personally, I’ll be shopping for a few last minute...

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Our Most Used Kitchen Essentials

Entertaining & Recipes

With our recent kitchen space addition and the fact that we’re mid-cozy fall, we’ve been feeling extra inspired in the kitchen lately. We’ve been on the hunt for a new soup recipe to make each week to pair with the potato bread we pick up...

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5 Timeless Items To Decorate a Bedroom for Fall

Interiors

Now that the days are getting more crisp and it’s truly beginning to feel like fall, we’ve been trying to spend as much time as possible outside. Despite the time we spend outdoors here exploring the park and everything the city has to offer this...

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Selecting Our Kitchen Paint Color

NYC Apartment

Back when we toured our current home in December, I was very hesitant about one specific part of the space… the refrigerator was not actually in the kitchen. The actual kitchen itself is very tiny and narrow but right outside of that room is another...

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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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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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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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