Spend your money wisely on Disney swag!

One of the ways we remember our trips to the Disney theme parks is through the purchasing of souvenirs.  It goes without saying that no trip to Disney is complete without a trip to the gift shop!  However, if you aren’t careful, you can spend quite a hefty amount of cash in one of these stores, and before you know it you could have easily spent … Continue reading Spend your money wisely on Disney swag!

A Thanksgiving Battle Plan: 8 tips to make Turkey Day a breeze (-ish)

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Over the past few years I’ve really gotten into the turkey day spirit.  Now that Matt and I are truly ‘on our own’, I had to make a decision: either embrace Thanksgiving head-on or settle for pasta every year.  It’s been fun to challenge myself to cook a full turkey dinner on my own, and with a couple of years officially under … Continue reading A Thanksgiving Battle Plan: 8 tips to make Turkey Day a breeze (-ish)

Connecticut Look Book

It’s good to be home. For those who don’t know, I was born and raised in Connecticut.  This quaint New England state was my home until 2015, when my then-boyfriend-now-fiancé and I moved to sunny Southern California.  Don’t get me wrong, California is incredible, but it’s always nice to come back and experience real weather (you have no idea how excited I was when it … Continue reading Connecticut Look Book