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  • Recipes

    Castle Hill Inn Chocolate Chip Cookies

    A few weeks ago, Ryan and I had the pleasure of staying at Castle Hill Inn in Newport, Rhode Island for a friend’s wedding. It is a delightful boutique hotel with beach cottages…

  • Interiors

    Brand Crush: Serena & Lily

    Serena & Lily is one of my very favorite brands for home decor, bedding and bath. Their products are clean and fresh with subtle patterns and design nuances. These are some…

  • Getaways

    Newport, Rhode Island

    We recently spent the weekend in Newport, Rhode Island to attend a friend’s wedding. I fell in love with this charming town! This “City by the Sea” has a cute downtown with a vibrant art, shopping and dining…

  • Pineapple Apple Mint Juice (PAM). A DIY juice similar to the PAM in the lineup of juices from the Blueprint Renovation cleanse.. |

    P.A.M. Juice

    Last summer, Ryan and I attempted the 3-day BluePrint “Renovation” juice cleanse. We were fresh off a long trip to visit family and friends in Chicago that involved many nights eating…

  • Warmer temps are coming! Time to get that body in shape! My fave picks for colorful and chic workout gear.|

    Sporty Spice

    I am so OVER this cold weather. The only thing that has kept me sane is quick trips to the gym. I tag the kiddos along and they play in the daycare while…

  • Honey, Almond and Cranberry Granola. I love these for the delicious clumps of sweet, chewy goodness! I like to eat it with some vanilla yogurt. YUM! |

    Honey, Almond and Cranberry Granola

    Change is a brewin’. It may be the anticipation of warmer seasons or it could be the new full-time mom gig. But, whatever it is prompted me to give my health…

  • Pops of yellow for Spring! |

    Sunny Side Up

    I am digging deep from within to bring some sunshine and happiness to the blog today! I have a couple of close friends who really need a pick-me-up right now. While…

  • Chocolate Cupcakes with Nutella Frosting | A double dose of chocolate perfection with every bite of this dessert! |

    Chocolate Cupcakes with Nutella Frosting

    (Disclaimer: This entire post was written with an inquisitive and endearing 3-year old sitting on my lap. Please excuse any spelling errors, word omissions, run on or incomplete sentences.) Today, Faye had…