We did it! We made the move across the bridge and just like that: we are homeowners! The next step in our lives is not only a goal reached but a dream come true. We are so in love with our new home. For the most part, my husband and I have different styles and … Continue reading Another one ticked off the list!
Verazzano Bridge - NYC We are doing it! We are crossing the bridge - the Verazzano Bridge that is. We are packing up our life here in Brooklyn and moving over the bridge and 20 minutes away to Staten Island. While it is not too far of a distance, it is a whole different world. … Continue reading Crossing the bridge
7217 3rd Ave, Brooklyn Una vera esperienza Siciliana. A true Sicilian experience right here in Brooklyn, starting with the name Amuni or let’s go in Sicilian dialect, finishing with cannoli and everything in between. The Chef/Owner Vincent has compiled a mouthwatering menu featuring a variety of authentic Sicilian fare including Caponata, Carduna, and Sfincione, just … Continue reading Amuni – Brooklyn, NY
Photo courtesy of cooking.nytimes.com Don’t get me wrong the packaged hot cocoa mix isn’t a bad back up but there is nothing quite like homemade hot chocolate. I have been a foodie since I can remember and making homemade hot chocolate was always a favorite. My husband and I even had a hot chocolate bar … Continue reading Classic Hot Chocolate Recipe
New York Times has published their top travel destinations for 2020. Number 1 is the US’s very own Washington! Check out the list, you may be surprised at some of the choices. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/travel/places-to-visit.html
In my humble opinion, there is nothing more classic than a perfectly roasted chicken - simple, elegant, and scrumptious! Ina Garten’s Perfect Roast Chicken recipe does not disappoint! My side preferences are the vegetables included in the recipe and roasted baby red potatoes. Happy cooking! 💛 https://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/ina-garten/perfect-roast-chicken-recipe-1940592 Picture taken from Foodnetwork.com As an Amazon affiliate … Continue reading Ina Garten‘s Perfect Roast Chicken Recipe
Oh, Parents! Take a deep breath and stay calm! Traveling with an infant is not as daunting as we all imagine. Although my mini has pretty much been a perfect angel on every flight we have been on, I find it easier to travel with an infant than a toddler. I have compiled a guide … Continue reading Guide to traveling with an infant
We were free and out to play! Mother nature has smiled on us with 50 degree weather! My daughter has an abundance of pent-up energy due to our usual activities being on holiday hiatus. When I saw how mild the weather was, I couldn’t resist but to allow her to scoot all of the energy … Continue reading Scoot’n through the day
Jonathan Rockefeller, the creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, has given us yet another great production that debuted earlier this month. When a friend of mine offered me tickets, I accepted without hesitation! Paddington Bear has been a household name since the 1950’s. He is in our homes and our hearts via books, movies … Continue reading Paddington Gets in a Jam
Brooklyn Bridge and Manhattan Yesterday was a warm December Saturday in NYC. The Christmas hustle and bustle has just come to an end. Everything was checked off the to-do list and my mini and I were ready to explore! I decided to take my little love to a bakery I have been wanting to try … Continue reading Reminiscing with an old familiar friend..