Welcoming Autumn 2021

Happy Friday, everyone! I cannot believe that autumn is already here. I celebrated the season this week by watching horror movies, reading some spooky autumnal literature, and drinking pumpkin spice lattes. How have you celebrated?

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Life Update

Hello and happy Friday! I feel like it has been weeeeeeeks since I last published something on my blog. (Well, it has been…) We have had so much going on in our lives and I wanted to give y’all some updates! First, and most importantly, I have officially finished my MA at St. John’s University! […]

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The Chicken Meatballs Our Toddler Loves

As our son gets older and moves away from all baby foods, I have been looking for recipes that he will love and that I can make a few days in advance. One of the things I have learned to make is chicken meatballs. I love making them because they are super easy, very healthy […]

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Homemade Pickles

I like trying to make homemade pickles because there are so many varieties of flavors to play with. The recipe I am sharing with y’all today has been my favorite so far! Ingredients 3 seedless cucumbers 1 small white onion 1 1/4 c. white vinegar 2 1/2 c. water 1 clove elephant garlic (or, 3 […]

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My Favorite Places to Shop for Baby Gear

If you have a child or know anything about babies, you know there are tons of products out there for parents. There are so many different baby and childcare companies that specialize in different things and sometimes (most of the time) it is hard to decide what to try next. Personally, I think it is important […]

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Perfect Gifts for Cooks, Foodies, and Entertainers

I love cooking. I love the smell of different aromas traveling through a home, inviting everyone to the kitchen with ever waft. I love the way different favors pair and compliment one another, and I love experimenting to see what will work. I love seeing a smile across the face of someone tasting one of […]

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Practical Ways to Cut Plastic Waste

In 2020 my family and I want to dedicate time and effort to eliminating plastic waste. This is a small list of ways we are going to try.

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Review of Netflix’s “Spinning Out”

Within the first week of January about three different people told me I had to watch Netflix’s Spinning Out. I usually do not enjoy sports-centered media, but this show was actually very good. I think I enjoyed it so much because it was not merely a story about ice skating. The show was not about petty drama […]

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