My Quest to Bake a Babka

My Quest to Bake a Babka

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   Much to my frustration, yeast baking eludes me. I have absolutely no issues baking cookies, cakes, brownies, quick breads and those kinds of desserts. But you throw...
The Benefits of an Amazon Wedding Registry

The Benefits of an Amazon Wedding Registry

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   Spring is just around the corner, which means wedding season is almost upon us! Summer is a very popular time for weddings, and springtime is full of wedding showers....
At Home Cold-Brew Coffee

At Home Cold-Brew Coffee

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   I. LOVE. COFFEE. Hot, cold, over ice, smelling the grounds, eating desserts made with coffee, you name it. The only coffee I don’t like is black coffee. I just...
Sur La Table Cooking Classes

Sur La Table Cooking Classes

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   As Full Nesters, we need to always be filling our nests with new adventures and experiences. I did just that last week when I took cooking classes at Sur La Table. If...
Valentine’s Day–Heart Shaped Food

Valentine’s Day–Heart Shaped Food

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   Valentine’s Day is almost here, and to me, it’s about two things: hearts and chocolate. And if the chocolate is heart-shaped, well, win-win.  🙂 Making...
New Year, New Skin Care: Sleeping Packs

New Year, New Skin Care: Sleeping Packs

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   The year is fresh and new, and full of promise. Can you say the same about your skin? 🙂 Winter can be hard on our skin, even those of us who live in fairly moderate...
Innovative Eyewear: Bunny Eyez

Innovative Eyewear: Bunny Eyez

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   My eyesight was cruising along just fine until about fifteen years ago. Then I hit one of those milestone birthdays that ended in a zero and the whole system started to...
Winter Adventure: Hotel de Glace Ice Hotel

Winter Adventure: Hotel de Glace Ice Hotel

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   If you have read my About Me page, you know I love any and all Hallmark movies. I love how formulaic and predictable they are, especially since real life is rarely like...
My Quest for the Perfect Hot Chocolate

My Quest for the Perfect Hot Chocolate

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.     It all started in Washington, D.C. We had the good fortune to live in Northern Virginia for several years and found ourselves having breakfast one snowy morning...