Friday Food: Tasty Treats in my Hometown

My mother is a fantastic cook, so when I head home to New Jersey, we don't tend to go out to dinner a lot, because Mom always carefully plans out wonderful and delicious dinners. I am however, all about lunching when back on the Jersey Shore. Here are two wonderful places to try from when … Continue reading Friday Food: Tasty Treats in my Hometown

Back to My Hometown in Buckley K

I had a really lovely and extremely brief trip home to NJ for a day. I took the train down from NYC very early in the morning and headed straight to the dentist! I had to correct a chipped filling, so I was not expecting to do much that day besides wait for the numbing … Continue reading Back to My Hometown in Buckley K

J.Crew Seaside Pants and Button Up Tank

I have never been a huge fan of slouchy pants, but when J.Crew came out with their seaside pants in lilac, and nantucket red, I had to give them a try.   Truth be told, I'd never wear these anywhere fancy, but they make for a great casual outfit. I am such a sucker for … Continue reading J.Crew Seaside Pants and Button Up Tank

Babies, Baptisms, and Buns in the Oven

June had a lot of baby events scheduled for some of my favorite people and dearest friends! Here are a few highlights from these beautiful celebrations! Holly's Shower at Hen Quarter in Old Town Alexandria     Isn't Holly just the cutest in her off the shoulder dress? Our waiter literally fawned over her moment, … Continue reading Babies, Baptisms, and Buns in the Oven

Weekend in New Jersey

Went home for the weekend to New Jersey to celebrate my Aunt Susan and Uncle Wesley's anniversary! Their family and friends got together to throw them a surprise party, and it was wonderful! We're a very close family, and it's nice to get to see everyone together.   Aunt Barbara, cousin Katie, and Dad's cousin … Continue reading Weekend in New Jersey

Cat and Keith’s Wedding´╗┐

Hopped a train from NYC down to Jersey for Cat and Keith's wedding!   I broke out this beautiful Tadashi Shoji dress     Keith waiting for his bride...   Cat and her dad!   THE BURNS! ­čÖé   Cat put together such a lovely dessert tray for the table.   My beautiful friend.   … Continue reading Cat and Keith’s Wedding´╗┐


Christmas at home in New Jersey with my family.     Our pups. Mickey, Baxter, Andy, and Minerva!   At my Aunt and Uncle's house, getting to spend some time with my cousins! Katie and my favorite guy, Truman! Cousin Dave was actually home. Merry Christmas from Mary and Nate!