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 …

Millennial (in) Pink

I'll be the first to admit it, but you could catch me probably 4 out of the 5 work days in a pair of jeans. I have started relying so heavily on jeans because the office is freezing, but it really bothers me when it is gorgeous outside. Thankfully I've had so many clothes since …

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 …

Boys Club

Newport in the spring is a tricky thing. More shops start opening up, restaurants start doing patio service, but you never know how the weather is going to behave. This spring was a cold one for sure, and quite frankly I was so over wearing anything I owned. Where I work they keep it so …

Winter is coming?

I've lived in New England for 15 years now (wow that's pretty gross) and I'm still always surprised when we get a March snow storm. Thank goodness this snow is nothing scary, but in my mind I was already planning out my beach days so this is a shock. But exciting news! We are officially …