Favorite skincare: Mario Badescu

If you opened my medicine cabinet you would be convinced I had some sort of deal with Mario Badescu, it's almost embarrassing. Unfortunately it's a one way love affair, but man do I love them.  As someone with not great skin, I used to spend massive amounts of money on skincare things that I read …

Rainy day ramen at Boru

If that picture doesn't make you immediately want to get up and head over to Boru on Broadway in Newport then you're crazy.  This place is quickly becoming Matts and my favorite. We're huge ramen fans and they always blow it out of the water. That pork belly! The broth! I can go on forever.  …

My favorite Glossier skincare

Something you'll learn quickly is I'm obsessed with all skincare products. But I get really nervous adding new things into my routine in case it makes my skin even worse. I usually spend weeks researching the problem I'm having and read a million reviews then MAYBE buy the best rated.  Glossier was on my radar …

Favorite traveling appetizer 

While the summer is winding down, there are still many cookouts ahead. If you're anything like me then the cookouts only end when you have to wear a full on winter coat the whole time.  Since we don't have much of a cookout backyard yet when it comes time to bring something it has to …

Love is sweet

This past Saturday Matt and I had the luck to go and watch his best friend since childhood get married. This couple truly is by far our favorite couple to hang out with. They are kind, funny, and always down for activities. They've helped us move numerous times, and they have always been there for …

Planting and pancakes

(There were no actual pancakes consumed I just thought it sounded funny.) One of my favorite weekend things to do is to eat brunch. I admit it is goony, but I just love it so much. Another one of my favorite things is Diego's in Newport, RI. It is probably hands down the best place …

‘Cause I’m movin’ in

As I write this I have the Billy Joel song Movin' Out stuck in my head...even though this is about moving in. Whatever. It's been a while since we moved but we still have rooms far from done. We moved into the dream apartment mid-March but it didn't really feel real until probably halfway through …