Our Empty House Tour, New England Fixer-Upper

November 19th, 2018
Location  •   Coventry, Connecticut

Recently Matt and I shared a HUGE announcement with you all, the purchase of our first home! We were beyond thrilled to finally share the news with all of you and just in case you missed it, you can read the announcement post here). Now since that announcement, our crew has been working endlessly on our newest Youtube series OUR HOUSE; which covers the entire restoration of our New England fixer-upper. Originally, my Mom and I toured our, now house, back in May before Matt and I had even finished the move. As soon as I stepped into the house…

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Canvas Totes for Thanksgiving Day Travel

November 12th, 2018
Location  •   Old Wethersfield, CT

Whether you’d like to admit it, or not, Thanksgiving Day is next week which means one of the BUSIEST travel days of the year is among us. Now, after living in both California and Dallas for over six years; I’ve gotten pretty good at maneuvering the airport, roadways, and trains on this upcoming holiday weekend. There is something so magical about the hustle and bustle on the road this time of year, and while some might find it stressful I’m going to share one simple way to take the stress out of your airport travel day; packing light.  …

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How To Style Headbands Into Your Twenties

November 8th, 2018
Location  •   Connecticut

You may have noticed cooler temperatures creep into New England this week and the need to grab a warm jacket or wool sweater. I mean, I’m sure you’ve noticed and when the brisk holiday weather moves into town, I often find my hair to be extremely difficult. Either it’s wicked flat, due to all the static cling or just plain staticky from being fumbled each time I pull a turtleneck over my head; either way, you could say tis the season for hair accessories. So today, I’m going to share some of my go-to hair accessories along with how…

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New Englander’s Guide To Glastonbury, Connecticut

November 5th, 2018
Location  •   Glastonbury, CT

This week, I wanted to sit down with you all and share one of my favorite towns in all of Connecticut, in fact, it’s the town where I grew up and a town I try to visit quite often Glastonbury Connecticut. With the holiday season upon us, I can’t help but reminisce on past holiday seasons and the joyful times I’ve had exploring Glastonbury Connecticut. From running, errands with my Mom, or sneaking trips in to visit Matt, this little New England town is so special to me and I always try to carve time out of my…

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We Purchased Our First Home & Giving Thanks

November 2nd, 2018
Location  •   Durham, CT

If you guys have been following along for the past few months then you know, Matt and I have been searching endlessly for our first home; and if you’ve missed all the home updates you can catch up with this post and this post. Together, Matt and I began our search for our first home back in May, and…with two VERY different visions of what we wanted in a home, our search differently had some highs and lows but it was all worth it in the end. All and all, today we are THRILLED to share the news…

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PUMPKIN CARVING Q&A: Body Insecurities & Instagram Advice for 2018

October 31st, 2018
Location  •   Connecticut

  Happy Halloween! Honestly, I’m not usually a spooky Halloween gal, but this year I really went above and beyond to embrace the holiday. You may have noticed things got a little dark over on our Instagram feed and maybe you even noticed the hints of orange speckled in between brown boarded homes. I mean, it’s as spooky as my New England feed will get but I think it’s better than nothing. All and all, my motivation for embracing this holiday comes back to my love for New England. Now that Matt and I are officially moved back,…

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A New Englander’s Guide to Men’s Fall Preppy Looks

October 28th, 2018

In the blink of an eye, November will be here, which means it’s time to get our minds in the giving mood. I truly enjoy giving gifts. Whether it’s hosting a giveaway on Instagram and giving back to all of you, or giving gifts to the loved ones in my life; giving is just fun. But I’m also the first to admit that finding the perfect gift can be stressful. With that being said, you all requested some guidance on how to style the men in your life, so our crew whipped up this graphic for today. Below I’m…

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Exploring Good Housekeeping’s Headquarters and a Miele Event

October 24th, 2018
Location  •   West Village, NYC

A few weeks ago, our crew was invited to New York for an event at the Good Housekeeping Headquarters, in Manhattan; for a night of fashion, fun and a new spin on laundry with the brand Miele. Quickly and without hesitation, we responded back to the invite with a GIANT, yes; as I’ve been obsessing over Miele’s products ever since Matt and I began looking for our first home. With that being said, New York City is always a whirlwind and with so much to do, see and capture; we felt it would be easiest to just bring you…

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Dealing With The Pressure That Come With Content Creation

October 22nd, 2018
Location  •   Deerfield, MA

On average, I like to steer away from posts that could come off as complaining or ranting about my job or the blogging industry; because when push comes to shove I’m obsessed with this industry and my job. Not to mention I am beyond grateful to have readers like yourself, actually visiting my site and caring enough to read up on what’s going on, in my life and New England. With all that being said, this is a job and like any job, there is pressure, stress, and fear of failing; and I felt like it was about…

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The Best of New England’s Scenic Fall Routes, Leaf Peeping Road Trip

October 19th, 2018
Location  •   Deerfield, MA

I can’t believe this week marks the middle of October, and with multiple seasonal events going on this weekend; I’m looking forward to piling into our cars and taking in the best of New England’s scenic fall routes, from now until early November. This weekend marks peak leaf peeping week for many of New England’s states, so I’m extra eager to make the most of the crisp autumn air and road trip up north. This time of year is my favorite, and I’m pretty sure it’s yours too, as this post was HIGHLY requested, so sit back, relax and…

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