Time to Get Serious: Why This Blog Exists

It's no secret that I love dessert. I love chocolate, ice cream, cookies. And I don't just love dessert. I love pasta too. And cheese. And pork. But I also love veggies....

Ahh, this is my ultimate favorite part of our vacation: Tuscany! We were based in Florence in a really nice hotel (Hotel Londra), where they had an awesome breakfast buffet. The breakfast bar had...

After Milan, my parents and I took the train to Venice. In all honesty, I thought I wouldn't like Venice. I thought all the water would be smelly (I'm not really a water person,...

June 18, 2010

Italy Trip Part 1: Milan

I had a wonderful vacation in Italy with my parents. It was everything I thought it would be, and more. The sights were amazing and of course the food was great. I loved spending...

I debated on what I should call this recipe: Memorial Day Cookie (because I made them this past weekend, duh), Moving Day Cookie (because I actually baked these for the boyfriend, who I knew...

May 20, 2010

A presto, Italia

See you soon, Italy. I'm going on a mini-vacation with my parents in a couple of weeks and I am beyond excited!! One of the things in my List of Things To Do Before...

May 18, 2010

Review: Drop Dead Diva

Drop Dead Diva is a TV show about a skinny girl trapped in a fat girl’s body. News-breaking? No. Offensive? Maybe. Intriguing? Funny? Heart-warming? Yes, yes, and yes. Not since Friends and Sex and...

May 9, 2010

Mom and Cheese

This a thank you to my mom, who introduced me to the wonderful world of cheese - and chocolate, sausages, sangria, shopping, jewelry, leather bags, Italian designers, and all things fabulous in this world....

May 6, 2010

Mooo….

The first thing I said when we had dinner at Mooo, an upscale steakhouse at the swanky XV Beacon Hotel, was, “I feel like a princess!” I made that proclamation as I sat down...

I'm a professional planner. Not only does my job description actually requires planning ahead (I'm a media planner - I plan and buy online media for our clients), but that is just my personal nature....