Author Archives: Domestocrat

About Domestocrat

I'm a lady who enjoys photography, football, cooking, long drives with the windows down, This American Life, cereal, going to shows, scarves, kettlecorn, Gwen Stefani, yoga, my nephews, my cat Reggie, and my home: Boston.

Recipe: Classic Blueberry Muffins

Summer means berry season! Time to get your fill of strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, boysenberries, gooseberries, huckleberries, marionberries, and raspberries. I really don’t enjoy turning on the oven when it’s 90+ degrees in late July but I would do it for … Continue reading

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Working Port Cruise of Boston Harbor

Boston is one of my favorite places of all time – and I’m not just saying that because I have lived here all my life! It’s full of history and culture, has gorgeous weather, is super walkable, mixes green space … Continue reading

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Recipe: Loose Leaf Tea Arnold Palmer

Summer is the right time for Arnold Palmers. It’s the perfect summer drink because it’s cold, refreshing, and light (and can totally be made boozy too). I recently went a little nuts at David’s Tea to treat myself for getting … Continue reading

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Recipe: Single Serving Chocolate Chip Pancake

Sometimes I want a pancake. Just one though! I don’t want to make a whole batch then realize I need to do something with the leftovers. I know I can save them for later but my craving for pancakes is … Continue reading

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Recipe: Broccoli & Bacon Summer Salad

Summer, glorious summer. It’s the time of year that you don’t need to spend daydreaming about BBQs and beach days, you can actually go do them! But you definitely need the right foods to accompany you. Think easy, quick, light, … Continue reading

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Recipe: Dark Chocolate and Cranberry Granola Bars

Breakfast is so easy in my house. Once I master a recipe John and I both love, we’ll have it for weeks on end (eg. double chocolate zucchini muffins, summer peach granola, blueberry super smoothies, etc). So naturally when I … Continue reading

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Alaska Cruise: A Full Guide

In June 2015 we took our first cruise on the Norwegian Pearl to Alaska. On our Alaska cruise we sailed 1,760 nautical miles over seven days from Seattle, Washington to Juneau, Skagway, and Ketchikan in Alaska, through Glacier Bay National Park, to … Continue reading

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