Monthly Archives: June 2013

Take Care of Me: June Update

My only resolution for 2013 has been to Take Care Of Me. To me, Take Care Of Me is a life philosophy: when I’m happy, I’m my best self. It’s that simple. January was great, I hit some road blocks … Continue reading

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Recipe: The Best Ever Chimichurri

Chimichurri is a new-to-me discovery. I first had it a few years ago at Fogo de Chão and became obsessed. I only really eat it there because theirs is so good and incidentally I’m not a huge cilantro or raw … Continue reading

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Recipe: Lemon Granita Cubes and Iced Tea

On our California to Oregon road trip John and I had dinner at Wayfare Tavern, Tyler Florence’s restaurant in San Francisco. In addition to the food being downright incredible there were so many other little touches that made our experience … Continue reading

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The Monday Mix

Here’s The Monday Mix for this week! To visit past mixes, click here. Trader Joe’s has just been killing it lately with their new products. My current favorites are the coconut oil spray and the hot & sweet cherry peppers. … Continue reading

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Crafty Corner: Embroidered MBTA Map

I love finding crafty inspiration and then just going for it. I saw this super fun NYC subway map embroidery project posted by Make Something on Instagram and I loved the idea. Boston’s subway is a lot less complicated so … Continue reading

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California to Oregon Road Trip: A Full Guide

In May 2013 we drove 1,840 miles from San Diego, California to Portland, Oregon. Just two states but we covered such a significant part of the west coast which included over five national parks, three breweries, three factory tours, a … Continue reading

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California to Oregon Road Trip | Day 10: Portland, OR

Get ready for the final day, Day 10, of our California to Oregon road trip recap! In May 2013 we drove 1,840 miles from San Diego, California to Portland, Oregon. Just two states but we covered such a significant part … Continue reading

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