A Month to Remember: November 2021

It is absolutely wild to me that we have reached the end of November and there are only a few weeks left until 2021 comes to a close, as well. We all say it every time the holidays sneak up on us again- but time truly does fly by- especially as you’re getting older! I’ve […]

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A Few of My Favorite Things: November 2021

Happy Black Friday and Unofficial Food Coma Recovery Day, everyone! I hope you all had an amazing Thanksgiving holiday and that this ongoing long weekend has been sensational so far! I myself have had an absolutely beautiful, wonderful couple of days- filled with so much love, laughter and mashed potatoes- but I plan on diving […]

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Blessed and Grateful…

It might not feel like it all day every day, but I have so much to be thankful for this year (especially when compared to how things were going for pretty much everyone this time last year!) I’m safe, and healthy- something I’m especially grateful for given the recent scare I talked about in previous […]

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OOTD: Thanksgiving Prep

With Thanksgiving just a few days away and my time now being split between wrapping things up at my office during this short work-week and preparing dishes and desserts to bring to the gathering planned at my mother’s house on Thursday, I only just recently realized I haven’t put much thought into my outfit I’m […]

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Local Loves: The Fix

Earlier this week, while sharing a recipe for a festive Fall coffee cake I’m hoping to recreate a second time for Thanksgiving- I also talked about a recent health scare I experienced that had sort of turned my world upside down while I awaited the results of lab tests, blood work, x-rays, etc. I’m happy […]

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Fall Foodie: Espresso Streusel Coffee Cake

I want to preface this post by saying that it absolutely drives me nuts when you’re trying to check out a recipe and you have to scroll through paragraph after paragraph of someone’s autobiography or their whimsical recollections of each and every single ingredient used- because I know that many of us just want to […]

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My Fall Skincare/Hair Care Routine!

One of the many perks of the Fall season here in New England is that despite the fact that it very much serves as a bit of a transitional period between the hot and humid days of Summer and the frigid, Arctic-like temperatures of the Winter- my every day/night skincare routine only ever needs a […]

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A Weekend Upstate…

Although I tend to stick a little closer to home around the Holiday season- what with Friendsgiving, Thanksgiving, Christmas, etc., involving family gatherings and late night parties with friends- I never deprive myself of the opportunity to travel somewhere relatively new, do some exploring, meet new people and both dine in and shop at businesses […]

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