I crave veggies all winter long.
Our bodies need the nutrients from veggies to build up our immunity during cold months. This burnt veggie soup is basically a pro-tip for how to get tons of veggies in every spoonful, in a sneaky delicious way. I almost want to call this February Soup because it's perfect for this time of flu/cold season.Read More
I'm a cookbook junkie. Phew, got that off my chest. I can't get enough of them. Tyler knows to scout ahead inside any boutiques or kitchen shops to divert my course away from any cookbook displays. I'm such a sucker for a full page spread of pretty photography - especially when it makes my mouth water!Read More
January: the time of year where you renew your commitment to eating healthy while simultaneously covering your body in thick coats, wrapped scarfs, and boots. It can be tricky to stay away from indulging during the cold season! I'd love to see the stats on my hot cocoa and latte purchases over the last month.
Thankfully, this is also a time of year where roots, kept warm in the ground are fresh and flavorful. I have a hard time eating single serving of veggies (raw or cooked), but I can't stop loving on a mixture of vegetables with grains, fruits, and tasty dressing on top. Thereby, this little guy was born. This recipe is as versatile as your farmers market. I'll include flavor pair substitutions in case you'd like to mix it up.Read More
Over the last year, I've made a point to find products and brands that promote creativity over consumerism, encourage me to slow down and simplify rather than accrue more clutter, and enable me to feel I've made intentional choices rather than swept up by circumstances.
Until recently, I would have turned to bigger stores for my gift giving. They offer plenty of diverting and lovely things to give, however, since discovering the world of small and simple, handmade and homegrown businesses and makers, I've reworked my opinions and tastes on what makes a thoughtful gift.Read More
Maybe the most picturesque part of NYC (I should know, I carry a camera everywhere I go ;), is DUMBO on the water's edge in Brooklyn. "DUMBO," an acronym for "down under the manhattan bridge overpass," is a tiny area of Brooklyn between the Brooklyn and Manhattan bridges. Flanked by these two giants, and facing the entire skyline of Manhattan, DUMBO is home to some of the best businesses, shopping, and events in Brooklyn.Read More
My sister, Alyssa, and her husband Jackson, are moving to New York City! This is a dream come true. I can't count the number of times in the last few years, since moving to NYC, that I either silently or out loud wished that I could have a sister near. This solves practically the only problem I have with New York! (now if I can get a decent mountain to snowboard on, I'll never leave!!!)Read More
We've lived in our apartment for almost two years. We have this amazing outdoor terrace space (kinda a luxury in nyc!) that has been completely empty - nothing more than a large bathroom for our puppy - up until a week ago when we finally filled it will plants and furniture!Read More
Tyler & I have been working really hard to keep our apartment always looking it's best. As Airbnb hosts, it's even more important for our space to be in tip top shape.Read More
The kitchen is the beating heart of our home (and probably yours too). In my childhood home the kitchen table & space were where we gathered for meals, games, conversation, & work. Now I’m all grown up with a big girl kitchen of my ownRead More
Here's a little look-see around our second bedroom, or as we call it, our Airbnb suite ;) ;)
It took Tyler and I a few months to get together our own bedroom space, let alone furnish a second bedroom.Read More
A picture may be worth a thousand words, but a taste is worth a thousand pictures! If you could just have one NIBBLE of these guys, you would drop what you are doing right now.Read More
“tis better to give than to receive”
We hear that phrase often this time of year, and I think all of us can attest to its truth.Read More
Over the summer I found the instagram page of a beautiful artist, Maryann Moody. As I scrolled through her pieces and found other inspiration I realized I had caught the highly contagious weaver fever!Read More
Tyler and I went running together this morning.
This is a rare thing. Like finding a Pikachu. It's hard for us to work out beside each other.Read More