this is most certainly a summer i won’t ever forget. although…it might be a bit foggy when it comes to remembering it all, from the lack of sleep we’re getting. ;) but i’ve been trying to be better at documenting it all for that very reason. through writing things down (even just small things in the ‘notes’ section of my phone at night, to taking pictures with either my big camera or iphone....Read more
when eleanor and i went on our mama-daughter trip to paris in february (blog post recaps here and here), you might remember how hard she fell for the raspberry macaron while we were there. i lost count of how many she ate, but they somehow trumped her love for nutella crepes during our time there and if you know eleanor, that is saying something!...Read more
one of my favorite holidays is here! the one where we get to celebrate love by basically eating anything chocolate all day long! ;) i mean, how can this not be in anyone’s top 5 favorite days of the year to celebrate?!
on saturday, the kids and i made more chocolate covered strawberries than we knew what to do with, and i think it’s safe to say we are all a little bit over them at this point....Read more
i have been wanting to take our family to 375 fries since i first read about it earlier this summer because, hello! it’s a place all about french fry dishes and fry sauces and my husband is probably the biggest fry lover out there, with three little fry lovers following in his footsteps, especially if ketchup is involved (ugh....Read more
josh and i had one of those date nights last week where we were still sitting in a restaurant downtown at 10:45PM and as parents, it felt so rebellious and thrilling and fun to be a part of that sort of nighttime nyc scene that we really aren’t at all a part of these days. i know i’ve talked before about how we try hard to squeeze in date nights every so often because we find them to be so important for our relationship and marriage, but it’s just that when we do go out, we’re usually home fairly early. ...Read more