• Events & Tastings


    This post is sponsored by Blue Diamond. Summer is the perfect time to sit back, relax, and enjoy the company of your family and friends. When it comes to entertaining your guests—whether it’s your in-laws stopping by unexpectedly or you’re hosting a birthday barbecue—it’s important that the experience is one that you enjoy too. You […]



    Six years ago today, I married my best friend, who also just happens to be a handsome devil. Lucky me! To celebrate our anniversary, Mal and I got all dressed up this afternoon, left Q with his Mimi and Papi, and went out to lunch together. Last week, the nice folks from Caffe Tosca invited me to lunch, so […]


    Q’s Birth Story

    July 2, 2014


    Here is Q’s birth story! Finally! I’m sorry that it took me so long to publish it. Every time I would sit down to write, I didn’t know where to start and what to say. I wanted to make his birth story really exciting, but, truthfully, my labor and delivery were kind of “uneventful.” Of […]


    My 34th Birthday

    June 20, 2014


    I celebrated my 34th birthday yesterday! The day ended up being pretty low-key, but it was exactly what I wanted. I started my day with a delicious glass of Marylou’s white chocolate chip iced coffee with iced coffee cubes and chocolate almond milk in the mix. This flavor combo = AMAZING. Mal, Q, and Murphy were […]


    My Baby Shower

    April 8, 2014

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    My baby shower was so fun! My sister, mom, and aunts did such a nice job with everything. They definitely made it a special day for me! My shower was alphabet-themed, so there were all sorts of adorable decorations: baby blocks, strings of letters, and little signs labeling all of the different foods and drinks. […]


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    Here’s part two of my adventures with Ben & Jerry’s! (If you missed part one, here it is!) The second day with Ben & Jerry’s was another jam-packed and fun-filled one. Here are some highlights from the day! We took a tour of the Waterbury location and learned all about the history of the company, their social […]



    There are definitely worse things in life than eating too much ice cream, right? Here’s a recap of Day 1 of my time in Vermont with Ben & Jerry’s! Our day started bright and early with breakfast at The Skinny Pancake. I thought I knew every restaurant in Burlington, but I had never heard of […]