have a great weekend!

November 4, 2011

hi friends! happy friday! the weekend’s forecast is looking good. sunshine all around. :) we have a busy weekend of wine tasting and touring. i am really looking forward to stepping away from the computer for a little bit. i hope you have something amazing (and relaxing) in store. you deserve it! see you on […]

scenes from a very fall-like weekend.

October 24, 2011

weekends are my favorite. this past weekend, my sister, lola was home (and my wonderful brother-in-law for an evening). it was so nice to spend so much time with one another. we took a lot of long walks, ate many bagels, and did a little shopping. fall is finally really here in boston. many trees […]

a birthday party, part one.

October 19, 2011

there are few things i love more than celebrating the ones i love. in reality, nothing really compares. this year, i was able to celebrate my sister, loo’s birthday not once, but twice! on her actual birthday, we had a romantic and delightful dinner at our parents’ home.  my father made his award-winning cake (recipe […]

the beach in october.

October 12, 2011

since we live a mere fifteen minutes walking distance from the beach (best thing ever), i tend to go often. all year long. i sort of love the beach when it is windy and cold and deserted (evidenced here, here, and here). there’s something so special about having it all to myself. well, this past […]

where the heart is.

October 6, 2011

you know the old saying, home is where the heart is? well, it’s never been more true. boston, the city that i was born into and that has been like a good friend all along, i love you. this is the place where i gracefully stumbled into adulthood, where i fell in love, where the […]

height of summer.

August 17, 2011

lately, i’ve been finding myself in a place between wishing summer would stay forever and feeling giddy about the oncoming fall. part of the reason i love living in boston, is its ever-changing seasons. they are all beautiful in their own right, although maybe winter could be a little bit shorter. :) i’ve always loved […]