Another Week of Little Things

This week has been a great week in media. A lot of good things are out now and it seems like the world of streaming and podcasting are never-ending. Some of these are insanely popular so I know that it isn't anything knew to most readers. I find it refreshing to...

My First Garden: A Success Story

Basil, lavender, mint and mojito mint Swinging amongst the vegetation Our favorite thing to do in the afternoon They made a nice present for Grandma. A little bit of a jungle. Working on a little path. Last year my grandmother had a standing garden bed. It was so...

This Week’s Little Things

Hanna This is a new show on Amazon Prime Video. As I watched, I started to have major deja vu. After a quick search I realized that there is a film called Hanna made in 2011 that was okay, but this series surpasses the quality of the film. I enjoy the main actor, Joel...

Making a House a Home

It has been a few years since we moved into our home. Before we were living in apartments and never really settled anywhere. With a new baby and starting new jobs, we put decorating to the side. We were fortunate that home we found had finishes to our liking, so we...

Beauty Basics

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7 Things…

It has been a busy few weeks for us with traveling and then the holiday weekend. I feel fortunate that we have had some amazing weekends recently, but it does leave little time for watching television, reading, listening to podcasts/audiobooks or to be honest even...

10 Things I Miss About Living in NYC

My husband and I just returned from a long weekend in New York. People keep asking what we did and when I tell them, it sounds like we did nothing. However, our days felt so full and exciting. It had me reminiscing about the things I miss about being a New Yorker:...

Favorite Things

Podcasts: Where shall we begin? This is Esther Perel's podcast. What is incredible about this podcast is that it is a recording of a real couple's therapy sessions. Esther Perel is extremely talented. Each time I listen I feel like I take away something even though...

Our Best Family Vacation So Far: Kauai

One day the travel bug hit me and I realized that we had not really been anywhere as a family of three without friends or other family. Our lives were feeling more in control after adjusting to parenthood and for some reason Hawaii kept popping into my mind. We are...