Author Archives: Domestocrat

About Domestocrat

I'm a lady who enjoys photography, football, cooking, long drives with the windows down, This American Life, kettlecorn, hot yoga, pop punk, my nephews, my cat Reggie, and my home: Boston.

Travel Tips: My Favorite On-The-Go Skin Care & Makeup

Traveling can really beat up your skin so I’m very mindful of how I treat it while I’m on vacation. Here are a collection of tips and products I use to keep my face happy when I’m away from home. If … Continue reading

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Recipe: Egg Roll in a Bowl

Isn’t the main purpose of getting Chinese takeout to pig out on some egg rolls? Noodles and rice are totally an after thought for me; it’s all about the apps – specifically the egg rolls. They’re crispy and savory, and … Continue reading

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Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site in Brookline, MA

On a gorgeous October day John and I visited the Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site in Brookline. Frederick Law Olmsted is known as the founder of American landscape architecture (more on that later).  In 1883, Olmsted established the world’s … Continue reading

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Top 10 Domestocrat Recipes of 2016

Thank you for your continued readership throughout 2016! I am really proud of the recipes I brought to you in 2016 and am looking forward to what 2017 will bring. I crunched the numbers and present to you the top … Continue reading

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Day Trip To Monaco

While we were in France this summer we drove up to Monaco for a little side trip/overnight. We’ve both always wanted to go to Monaco, and it was only about two hours from where we were staying in France, so … Continue reading

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France Vacation: Nice & Cannes

In addition to Ramatuelle, Gassin, and St. Tropez, we also took day trips to visit Nice and Cannes while we were in France this summer. We left Ramatuelle very early in the morning, drove about 2 hours north to Nice, and arrived … Continue reading

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France Vacation: Ramatuelle, Gassin, St. Tropez

This summer friends of ours invited us to go to France with them. France! The family of said friend has a home in Ramatuelle, a small town next door to St. Tropez, in the south of France. John and I … Continue reading

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