Today was the first day I was home without you. I arrived from a long day of flying to a house full of family, and spent the evening laughing, playing games and eating everything in sight. The house cleared, and there was a silence I hadn't felt in a very long time. I walked to … Continue reading The Pet Takes You Home
Happy New Year everyone! It's that time of year where we all hit the "reset" button, and try to pretend like we've got it all together. For me, this always includes a trusty schedule. I grew up watching my mom fiddle with a large black bound book, and masterfully put method behind our family's madness … Continue reading Planning is what Planning Does | Happy 2017!
Zachary Zirlin Photography Family road trips as a kid were plagued by this question. It seems we couldn't go more than 10 minutes without someone nagging. Nowadays I've got a handy GPS, but "are we there yets" are still all too familiar. These childhood road trip worries have shifted to an every day mentality. I spend … Continue reading Are we There Yet?
The holidays are upon us, and it's absolutely blissful to be in NYC. New York is known for being great at a lot of things, and Christmas decorations definitely rank high on the list. Yesterday I wandered through Manhattan and snapped shots of my favorite holiday lights, I hope you enjoy! Winter Village at Bryant Park … Continue reading New York, NY | Best of the City’s Christmas Lights
Hehe... See what I did there!? Time? Watches??... Don't worry it's okay if you don't get it, you're probably cooler than me. ANYWAYS- It's officially holiday season and everyone's needing some gift guidance, or just a reason to spoil yourself a little! I am thrilled to be partnering with JORD to feature one of their pieces … Continue reading It’s About Time you Discovered JORD Wood Watches! | Feature
Zachary Zirlin Photography No, it's not a phase. No, I have not (officially) jumped off the deep end. No, the "city" or "traveling" life has not got the best of me. I just wanted a change. -- Sounds silly right? I mean after this past year's whirlwind becoming a flight attendant, moving away from home and … Continue reading Why I Put a Hole in my Nose
·Dedicated in memory of Randy Wilson· Alan Bryant A few short days ago my home experienced a terrible loss. Working through emotions amidst tragedy, I was brought back to a passage I read in The Return of the King, specifically from the edition's preface. In Peter S. Beagle's description of J.R.R. Tolkien (author of The Lord … Continue reading To the Colonizer of Dreams
'Tis the season to give everything reason to keep it's place in your life! While things may not always seem bright, there are so many things to continually be grateful for, and here are a few I hold closest to my heart! Something to Do I will always be grateful for a full day's itinerary. Moving … Continue reading 3 Things to Always be Thankful for
Hello everyone- Today I'm super pumped to be sharing my collaboration with Calypso Collective! Be sure to head to my Instagram here to enter the giveaway ending Monday, November 21 at 11:59pm EST! Alexandra Antolino, creator of Calypso Collective, initially reached out to me as a recent college graduate, who has taken her extra time … Continue reading Calypso Collective Giveaway | Feature
Kate (Miss All Over the Place) + Rachel (All Things Blush) You've grown up and made it through every awkward phase, congratulations! Going through all that together (and knowing how much black mail they've got) has made you friends for life. Here are the perks of having a best friend for the long-haul: 1. You always have … Continue reading The Perks of Having a Long-Term Best Friend