Tips for the Perfect Beach Day

Living here on the coast of New England, we've quickly become masters of the Beach Day. We have a great beach about two miles from our house on the bay, but if we want the waves, we have to drive down to Newport and make a day of it! After a few false starts ("What do you mean you forgot your … [Read more...]

Pamper your Philly Mom!

I just got back from visiting my new nephew. Just look at this little nugget. It was amazing! And, of course, Aunties must come to visit bearing gifts! I made that sweet blanket that Baby Ben is laying on (it only took me a year, but I finished it!) and some little gifts for the new big … [Read more...]

Tips for Surviving Allergy Season in Philly

Some of you are frolicking around Cherry Hill, sniffing the cherry blossoms and enjoying all the new life that spring brings. Some of us are not.   source That’s not spring in the air. That’s POLLEN. For some of us lucky folks, spring in Philly means constant sneezing, itchy, watery … [Read more...]

Beauty on the Road with P&G

If you follow me on social media, you probably noticed that we did a little something different this month. My husband and I went on an adventure of a lifetime! We escaped the winter chill in Philly and  visited Ecuador, including the Galapagos Islands! It was magical, breathtaking and such a … [Read more...]

Tips for Date Night

I love when my husband and I get to sneak off for a date night! My instincts when a Philly winter hits is to stay home, drink coffee and wear fuzzy socks. But it’s so important to take off that Mom hat and get out for a date night – even in the cold! Sometimes, it felt like I was practically … [Read more...]

Prioritize YOU in 2016 with P&G *GIVEAWAY*

This year, is all about self-care. I read an amazing book this spring – The Fringe Hours by my good friend Jessica – and I felt so convicted. I’d been neglecting myself in so many ways, from not getting enough sleep to not taking time to do the things I enjoy. I was working, mothering and sleeping – … [Read more...]

Get Holiday Ready!

I’ll admit it – I LOVE HOLIDAY PARTIES! I know they can be boring or crazy or cheesy (ugly sweaters, anyone?) or everything in between. No matter when or where, I love getting together in person with all the folks in my life – even during this crazy busy season! Of course, part of the fun is … [Read more...]

Naughty or Nice: Take the T-Mobile Quiz

This post is a sponsored post. There are many questions that arise during the holidays: silver or gold? Eggnog or hot cocoa? Shop in store or online? But the holidays really come down to one very, very important question: naughty or nice? Not sure which list you are on (or, too afraid to find … [Read more...]

Get Gifting With The Gifting Bunch

Some people are natural gift givers. They treasure the quest for the Perfect Gift, searching high and low for the item that will truly resound with the recipient’s wants and desires. The ultimate goal: the total look of awe when the Perfect Gift is unwrapped and beheld by the unknowing … [Read more...]