Sofitel NYC Review

Sofitel Suite

New York City? With a baby? Without Chris? Yes. It can be done. Especially if you bring an amazing friend along with you to join in on all the fun, right Viola Cay? So we mosied our way down to NYC last Thursday morning to attend Sweet Suite 2014 and Blogger Bash in NYC. You [...]

Fun with EAElements at Blogger Bash NYC

Blogger Bash NYC #BBNYC

I did it. I dragged myself to NYC for a blogging event and I took  baby Andrew along for the ride. More on that to come. We survived it!  We actually had a lot of fun and met some pretty neat-o brands while we were at it. I love meeting new people and connecting with [...]

Wubble Bubble Ball Review

Wubble Bubble Ball

Baby Andrew and I just returned from an amazing little excursion to New York City to take part in Sweet Suite 14 and Blogger Bash. While we were there, we got to meet up with lots of our favorite baby and kid brands who were showing off their latest and greatest toys and products. That’s [...]

A Royal Baby Birthday Celebration {Giveaway}

Tommee Tippee Royal Bottles

Remember this time last year as we were all waiting for Kate and William’s big news? The royal baby!? Well can you believe it has been a year? Prince George will be turning one on July 22nd and in honor of the little fella’s first birthday, Tommee Tippee has so graciously offered up a ROYAL [...]

Happy 6th Birthday Aidan!

Minecraft Diamond Sword Cake

Someone is six today! It all started at Bubbling Brook, where I had my first contractions. Perhaps we should revisit that yummy place again today in honor of this handsome man! Aidan had an awesome 6th birthday party a few weeks ago when we celebrated both boys’ turning 4 and 6! Check out the amazing [...]

On Our Tenth Wedding Anniversary

Miss Connelley and Mr. Belcher (one of my cutie students)

Thursday marked our ten year wedding anniversary – holy cow! I can’t even believe it. I kinda love the sound of that big two-digit number. Ten years. Take a look at some more wedding faves:   Happy anniversary, Chris. We’ve got a lot to be proud of and thankful for. Thanks for putting up with [...]

New Drinkware from Birch Lane {Giveaway}

Birch Lane Drinkware

Let’s face it, summer entertaining is so much fun. I love having friends and family over to enjoy the good weather, some s’mores by the fire pit and some of Chris’s good home cooking. I just love summer (even when our air conditioning is on the fritz). Have you ever heard of Birch Lane? It’s [...]

Sea Crest Beach Hotel Falmouth, MA

Sea Crest Hotel Falmouth, MA

We just returned from a wonderful stay at the newly renovated Sea Crest Beach Hotel in Falmouth, MA on Cape Cod. I’ve been a long time fan of Old Silver Beach in Falmouth since I was a kid, visiting with neighborhood friends since I was in elementary school and telling my very own parents they [...]

Party Appetizers: Cucumber Bites

Cucumber Bites Recipe

So we partied it up as we celebrated the Best Summer Ever with friends a few weeks ago. Thank to Hood, we got to try some new flavored cottage cheeses and we even created some of their new recipes and shared them with our guests. So many people felt just like me – “I’m not [...]

Healthy Essentials Best Summer Ever

Healthy Essentials Stowed Stuff

It really has been The Best Summer Ever and the kids have only been out of school for eleven days! I love not being pregnant and being mobile again! We’ve been to the beach, vacationed on Cape Cod and are now vacationing in lovely Tiverton, RI celebrating the 4th of July with the whole Stow [...]