Today is my twenty-fifth birthday! Hooray! I recently watched the movie Sixteen Candles- classic- where Sam (Molly Ringwald) stares at herself in the mirror on her 16th birthday wondering why she didn’t wake up and feel a big change. Like Sam, I didn’t wake up this morning feeling any big change, but I did wake up feeling incredibly loved. a birthday…

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Three Thrills for this week: 1. Daisy and Cooper just melt my heart. These two pups and their love for ice cream will definitely brighten up your day and may just remind you that this weekend may call for an ice cream cone of your own. 2. It’s no secret that I love champagne. In fact, I believe you can’t…

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With sunny days and warmer nights right around the corner, I’m getting all my favorite summer essentials together… Essie Nail Polish (in Enuf is Enuf)  A fun creamy coral that really pops–especially with a tan! Sunscreen. Even though I’ve never had a sunburn (knock on wood) I still use sunscreen because I know enough about the damage sun can have on your…

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This weekend was filled with a Whole Foods 5×7, a quick but wonderful trip to my hometown and two sunny days with the best of friends. I couldn’t begin to guesstimate the amount of laughter shared this weekend. It’s going to be a great summer! Saturday morning, before I ventured back to my hometown, I took a few minutes to “zen…

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After graduation festivities this past weekend, my mom stayed with me an extra night so we could have a girls day on Monday. Since my mom was out west enjoying sunny Arizona on Mother’s Day, I took her to one of my favorite places for a belated Mother’s Day lunch, L’Albatros. Since college, this has been one of my very favorite places…

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