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28 Things I learned at 28 …

Guys, today is my birthday. I turn 29. This is crazy. I am almost 30. How? I literally feel like I am still in my early 20's trying to navigate life without completely falling apart. I still don’t know how to change a tire or cook a typical Portuguese cod fish dinner – things I… Continue reading 28 Things I learned at 28 …

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Favorite Moments |August

  August has departed and the hot summer weather seems to have tagged along too. It feels like fall outside already. I must say that I am excited! I love the fall season. the candles, the fashion, the food and the cozy nights are my favorite. August was a pretty chilled month for me. Nothing… Continue reading Favorite Moments |August

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Favorite Moments | July

July 1st -  Hubby and I had a little date night at Five Guys - we are so fancy! Truth is we wanted to visit a HomeGoods in Edgewater, NJ and then decided we should just have dinner there too. On our way back home we passed by the view of NYC from NJ and… Continue reading Favorite Moments | July

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A Reflection on Love

Hello friends, Last weekend was a roller coaster of emotions for me. I had complete sadness to overwhelming gratitude. I started to think about love and the power that love has on our emotions, our soul and our minds. Last weekend, on Saturday, we had to put my childhood dog down to rest.She was my… Continue reading A Reflection on Love

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Favorite Moments | June

June 1- 3: We started this month with a renovation of sorts in our home. The inside of our house was pretty much perfect when we bought our house. We just needed to repaint and the laundry room needed to be redone. We knew that our biggest challenge for this home would be the landscaping,… Continue reading Favorite Moments | June

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Favorites | May

May has come and gone… The spring weather has not decided to permanently stick around but those small glimpses have been magical. This month was a bit quieter than last month but none the less there were some special moments. May 5, 2017 My husband was, and still is, an awesome athlete. In high school… Continue reading Favorites | May

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Favorites | April

Another month has gone by and 2017 is just cruising along. April is always a sweet month with all the blooming that takes place. The weather this month was all over the place though, one day it was super warm and then the next day felt like winter again, get it together weather! For this… Continue reading Favorites | April