Monthly Archives: January 2013

The weekend is here!

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My darling readers, it’s Friday! I’m so thrilled it’s the weekend—and also feeling a little nostalgic. It’s my last weekend living on the Upper East Side. Then, it’s off to Brooklyn for me! In tribute to the last five years, Matt and I have planned a UES-style send-off with plans to hit all my favorite… Read more »

Cookies by the bite

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I stumbled across this idea thanks to Joanna over at A Cup of Jo: Chocolate chip cookies made by the serving. So clever! As a girl who once bought a roll of slice and bake cookies and made them one by one, one night at a time, this recipe is designed for me. The ingredients… Read more »

Treat yourself

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In celebration of the short week, why not splurge on something pretty? I’m obsessed with all the jewelry in Elephantine’s Etsy shop. If you haven’t checked it out before, go today—she’s having a mid-winter sale! These fraulein earrings are my favorite—so lovely and delicate. They’re the perfect bright spot on a cold, January day.   (Images… Read more »

Game night

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A couple of weeks ago, some friends of mine hosted game night. Read: Dinner (and plenty of wine) followed by a little bit of friendly competition. :) We played Apples to Apples, Catch Phrase, and a new game called Cranium Party Playoff—it was a hoot! It got me thinking about the games I used to… Read more »

The weekend is here!

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Happy Friday, my darling readers! How was your week? I’m so ready for the weekend, especially one that’s three days. What do you have planned? I’m excited because Matt’s family is in town—it’s always so fun to play host in a city like New York! Here, to get your weekend started right, a few happy… Read more »