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 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…

100% Fancy: A Glimpse into Our Newly Redecorated Home and My Personal Interior Décor Style

For what seemed like an eternity (especially for poor Bugsy), I spent endless hours debating and comparing the most negligible difference in paint colors, meeting with vendors, visiting Home Goods, trolling Wayfair and Overstock in order to get our apartment upgrade underway.  We had decided to stay away from any major construction (no demo and…

There’s a Baby Girl On The Way!

After a little break from baby arrivals, cousins RCL and NL recently announced that they’re expecting a BABY GIRL! Bean (RL) has always been the honorary third sister, so you can imagine how excited I am to see her have her first little girl.  Every year, for as long as I can remember, mom and…

It’s a Suprise! Neutral Crochet Quilt

When JDB and JB announced they were expecting, naturally, the entire family was over the moon about the little one to be and I, immediately began envisioning my next crochet project.  After months of nightly crocheting for Baby Olivia and Baby K last winter and spring, I had to take a short hiatus  (my hands…

Crocheting for the New Baby Boy

When SDP told me she was expecting a little boy, I couldn’t wait to get started on my next crochet project.  After reviving my love for crocheting with the set I made for Baby Olivia, I was excited to try more complex patterns, create new items and work with a fresh palette. As expected, after SDP broke…

MY Crochet

Growing up, we were blessed to have a super crafty mom. From painting to crocheting, she miraculously knew it all and thankfully, I picked up a few skills along the way. After JY broke the news that she and AM were expecting a little one almost 6 months ago (amazing how time flies), I naturally…