Best of the USA Road Trip

I began tabulating this road trip post months ago, but never finished it until now. And fittingly, it is being published & shared on the exact one year anniversary of when Andrew and I set off in my little Honda Civic, bidding farewell to all we knew from our life in Seattle and driving all…

Mary in Paris: What I Ate

Food. It is kind of my thing. Ok, completely my thing. Therefore, it only makes sense to tell you what I ate in Paris. Also, you should assume the components below were all accompanied by large amounts of wine or vodka mojitos. French Macarons French macarons have nothing to do with those flaky toasted coconut…

Afternoon Tea at the Ritz

Can you recall the fanciest moments of your life? My fanciest moment to date only just happened. And it obviously involved food. But it is an experience I will remember for a long time to come. ^^ R for Rosie! And for the Ritz I suppose To celebrate her impending nuptials, my new sister-in-law Rosie…

My Favorite Blogs

Before I post more about my recent trip to France, I thought it might be an ideal time to share with you the other blogs I frequently get sucked into read. If you are currently snowed in like me ((seriously…in western NC? this is bs)), you may need to step away from the same old…

An Afternoon at Borough Market

One of the best days so far during my first month in England happened a couple weeks ago, spent with Andrew’s mum & dad at Borough Market in London. Mr. and Mrs. D know the way to my happy heart – food and lots of it. ^^that right there is produce perfection Borough Market began…

First Month in England (in photos)

My next post was going to be my ‘best of the USA road trip’ list, but as time has gone on, I just haven’t finished it. It feels more appropriate and exciting to share some photos from my time in England so far. This Sunday marks one month since I touched down at London’s Heathrow…

My Top Ten Moments from New York State, Part One

^^that little car made it all the way from Seattle to New York! Departing DC, I was incredibly anxious to get to our next destination. Arriving in New York State meant a little bit of settling in, as we’d be there for almost a month in total. Some side trips were planned, and some unplanned…