Things For Spring

April 11, 2014

Remember when our yard looked like this? Lush and green and balmy. I can’t wait! In the meantime, here are things I’m excited about for spring! Industrial String Lights from West Elm would be gorgeous on the porch Light Between The Oceans to read at the beach! Springy LOFT Dress A cheerful tablecloth for the […]

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Behind The Scenes

April 10, 2014

Just popping in to say hello on this fine Thursday morning! Fruit Stickers Here’s a tip for the week: I despise the stickers on fruit. Every time I reach for an apple, pear or orange to wash I have to remove the sticker and then never know what to do with it so it ends […]

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April 9, 2014

I am absolutely feeling the squiggly line going up and up and up. Too many vacations and parties! It’s time to get back on the salad train and lighten things up a bit. The good news is our weather is looking nice! My vow to Mazen (and myself) this spring is I’m planning to take […]

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La Chocolaterie (And Some Cheese)

April 8, 2014

On a chilly Wednesday afternoon last week I joined fellow blogger friend Alex for a chocolate tasting she organized at Neuhaus, a chocolaterie inside of the Milli Joe Coffeehouse in the 400 Preston Building in downtown Charlottesville. Is there a better way to warm up from the cold? Our Cville shop is the sister store […]

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Weekend: A Great Saturday

April 7, 2014

This was one of those weekends where we squeezed something into every second!! I’m sad it’s over! Friday we stayed home and saved our energy. We used to have such fun on Fridays but lately it’s been our calm-before-the-storm day to just have a simple dinner at home. It doesn’t help that Matt often goes […]

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All About Skincare

April 4, 2014

I have a fun post for you today – packed with beauty recommendations! Not mine, but those of an expert: Skincare Health Consultant Anna Lise Jensen. Anna Lise is a fellow Davidson College graduate and is the founder of The Complexion Concierge, which offers consultations to guild clients to finding complete skin health. Anna Lise […]

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Day In The Life

April 3, 2014

By request, a day-in-the-life post! I started this post about 5 times with breakfast photos and got so distracted with the day that it was hard to capture an entire one in one take. Thus, I’ve piecemealed our day together with a variety of photos. 7am – Rise + Shine! Mazen has been sleeping later […]

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