Nursery Reveal

It’s hard to believe that 38 weeks have already passed and that the little one will be making his arrival at any moment now. So much has already changed – within and around us – both physically and emotionally – but among all the changes, one of my proudest and most exciting has been the…

10 Best NYC Holiday Bars: The 2019 Edition

There’s nothing quite like the holidays in New York City! Whether you’re a NYC native or coming for a visit to take in all the wonder that is this beautiful city during the holiday season, there’s no better way to keep things merry and bright than stopping into one of many holiday themed bars for a festive cocktail or two.

A Coruña Travel Guide

A Coruña, sitting atop northern Galicia, may often be overlooked by travelers in search of a Spanish destination, but this bustling port city quickly won over my heart with its rich history, busy commercial center, notable food scene, beaches and buzzing nightlife. It’s become a tradition to celebrate our wedding anniversary on an annual vacation…

Adventure Awaits Baby Shower

Behind every successful event are hours of meticulous planning – from decor to menu to activities. The process for my “Adventure Awaits” baby shower was certainly no exception and I can’t wait to share how beautifully it all came together. Shortly after finding out that we were pregnant, I couldn’t help but begin planning the…

MY Maternity Style

Our babymoon to Lisbon would not have been complete without a maternity shoot at Praça do Comércio. So, early on our last Friday morning in Lisbon, before the business day and tourist crowds would swarm, I met Sandra and Miguel at the center of Praça do Comércio for a shoot in my favorite maternity look…

Vacation Style: The Maternity Edition

One of my favorite parts of going on vacation is putting together my looks, but being pregnant for our anniversary trip this summer made things a tiny bit challenging. Luckily, finding flattering clothing and putting together outfits has always been easy for me. But being pregnant and suddenly feeling like my body was somehow foreign…

MY Ultimate “No Frills or Chill” Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Pregnancy is inherently challenging, but as far as pregnancies go, it seems I’ve had a relatively easy one – no major complications, vomiting, excessive weight gain, swelling or insatiable cravings (fingers crossed for an uneventful third trimester). But one surprising side effect of this pregnancy has been my general disinterest in food. I know, you…

Lisbon Maternity Shoot

After we decided on Lisbon for our anniversary/babymoon, I knew I wanted to take some time on our trip for a maternity shoot. After all, how often do you find yourself in one of the most beautiful cities in the world while expecting your first baby? But, that meant finding a potentially non-English speaking photographer…