Photoshoot with Baggio


A few months ago, I had a really fun opportunity to put on some amazing designer clothes, and traipse¬†around Carytown with stylists and a photographer in tow. This is the life. But really, if you haven't heard of Baggio, you should check them … [Continue reading]

5 Recipes: 5 Ingredients or Less

5 recipes 5 Ingredients

Thank goodness it's Friday! It's going to be a crazy weekend over here. I'm heading back from DC this morning, my parents have arrived in Richmond, the movers are coming this afternoon, and Alex and I will be getting him set up in his new … [Continue reading]

Chocolate Almond Granola

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Thank goodness for friends. Friends who don't mind if I'm baking granola while we're chatting. Friends who pour me a glass of wine without asking me if I need one. We should all have friends like this. Goodness, it's been a bit of a stressful … [Continue reading]

Cinnamon Sugar Muffins

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When I was little, my favorite donut was the ones covered in cinnamon and sugar. I'm not entirely sure why but I just thought they were the most delicious. I'm sure I got cinnamon and sugar all over the house when I was enjoying one of them. To this … [Continue reading]

Rosemary Parmesan Popcorn

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I had the fancy idea to attempt a truffle popcorn recipe because it sounds beautiful and sophisticated and delicious. So after a very long day of work that involved driving 200+ miles (between Richmond and DC) I found myself driving from grocery … [Continue reading]

5 Quick and Easy Breakfast Ideas

on the go breakfast ideas

I am such a breakfast person. I will literally never understand people who can skip it. I'm pretty sure that's half the reason I get out of bed in the morning. But rumor has it, some people aren't a big fan of it. I guess it can take a little extra … [Continue reading]

3 Cheese White Pizza

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I had purchased a few pieces of garlic naan last week, thinking I'd make some Indian food, but time got away from me and I completely forgot about them. I knew I was pushing my luck with the expiration date by waiting much longer so I decided to whip … [Continue reading]

4 Spring Essentials

Are we done with all of the snow storms? Is it finally time for sunshine and warm weather and swimsuit shopping? Goodness, I don't know about you, but I'm ready. Someone hand me a margarita. Alex and I aren't taking any sort of spring-break-eqsue … [Continue reading]

10 Easy Black Bean Recipes

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I don't know about you, but sometimes I find myself in a grocery rut. I just buy the same things over and over again. (And Relay Foods actually makes it really simple to save your grocery list and order your regular items each week, which is … [Continue reading]

How to Make a Healthy Salad

healthy salad

I think salads have a bit of a bad reputation. They're often reserved as "diet food" and I think they're almost viewed as a punishment, like you really wanted pizza but you're making yourself have a salad. ¬†To be honest, I can see why. There are … [Continue reading]