I was so excited to have Alexander visit this weekend! We were able to catch up, go to the annual Church Street christmas tree lighting, do some shopping, watch the Nutcracker ballet at the Flynn Theater, choose & decorate my Christmas tree, and eat lots of leftover Thanksgiving desserts! He's also the best because he… Continue reading Alex is in Town!
Hey there! I just wanted to share a few things that are adding happiness to my life! // Soft & Cozy Pajama's Confession: I am 25 years old and I had not bought myself pajamas before this year. Yikes! I usually wear the annual Christmas PJ's (is that a tradition in everyone's family or just… Continue reading Pajama’s!
As I sit here with my morning latte and am snuggled up in a blanket - I am taking a little extra time to journal and practice gratitude today. "Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough and more." -Melody Beattie This quote really resonates with me - especially today on… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
// A Simple & Satisfying Evening Snack I often find myself craving something after dinner. Let's be honest, it's usually chocolate! I wanted to share a healthy and simple quick snack that I find truly satisfying in the evenings. I think it has just the right amount of chocolate, sweetness and tang. I recently discovered… Continue reading Pomegranate & Cacao Greek Yogurt Parfait
This light and refreshing salad requires no cooking! I often prepare a batch on Sundays and then have a fresh, crunchy salad to look forward to a lunchtime for the rest of the week. The best part is it only takes me about 20 minutes to make from start to finish! The freshly squeezed lemon… Continue reading Mediterranean Tuna and Kale Salad: Batch Cooking!
I met a friend after work this week to explore a bit of Richmond, VT. I've been working in Richmond for a month or so, but haven't been able to spend much time outside of my workplace. We met at Sweet Simone's bakery. I had a delicious veggie flatbread and cranberry toffee cookie - I… Continue reading Afternoon in Richmond
I love to organize. Side note: When I was in elementary school I would go to my friend's house before ballet lessons each week. We would have a snack, change into our tights and leotards, and if we had extra time my friend would let me organize her room! I was always so excited, I… Continue reading My Lovely Spice Drawer
// EVERYDAY HAPPINESS Over the past year I've been exploring and reading about happiness. Each day it becomes more apparent to me that we create our own happiness. Not all days will be full of joy and smiles - but you can find happiness in your everyday life. I am by far an expert on… Continue reading My Happy List
It snowed for the first time today! Yikes! I am not quite ready to let go of my favorite season and wanted to capture the last glimpses of autumn before the snow turns my backyard into a winter wonderland. // OGEE SCULPTED LIP OIL If you live in or around the Burlington area and… Continue reading Autumn Afternoon