<on the front steps of The Spicer Mansion> <image via Spicer Mansion> This past weekend, we drove up to Mystic, CT, which is the sweetest little seaside town. We stayed at the beautiful Spicer Mansion which completely exceeded any and all expectations. I expected a beautiful boutique hotel, but our stay there was so much more. The home was built…

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one. Recently, I was hosted at my favorite restaurant in Connecticut Mecha to try their brand new spring bar menu. After a very fun night of sampling their new cocktails (and a less enjoyable morning), I can easily say you should be frequenting Mecha as much as I do. They’ve created some brand new cocktails that will knock your socks…

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When I’m planning a trip, I usually like to consult as many resources as I can. I ask anyone who’s been, check out reviews online, blogs, etc. I came across several blogs where these seemingly perfectly styled instagram models are posed in downtown Reykjavik or venturing out onto glaciers. Well, let me tell you about my experience. I get cold.…

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the coziest sweatshirt // sweatpants Happy Monday, people! While we’re just kicking off the week- my mind is already set toward the weekend. While I hate to fast forward too much, the weekends come & go too fast and we’ll soon be fighting the inevitable sunday scaries. We all know the feeling. The weekend is coming to a close and…

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Alright..listen, I know these look like scary biscuit-scones (biscones?) and nothing like Jessica Merchant’s perfectly round biscuits but these Blueberry Cream Cheese Biscuits are de-lish. Like most of my favorite recipes, this is from one of How Sweet Eats cookbooks and this time it’s Pretty Dish. What You’ll Need: Biscuits 2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 Tbsp baking powder 1…

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