A Week Up At Shoal Bay

We have less than a month left in Australia, so we have been filling our days with all of the things we miss/can’t do in NYC. One of our favorite things to do here is…

Boat Day on Lake Macquarie

Before everything had reopened here in Newcastle, Gabriel would go train with one of his fencing coaches at Speer’s Point Park. This was back when you were only allowed to leave the house to get…

Passionfruit + Coconut Bars

As you have probably gathered by now, I have been on the biggest baking kick this summer, and one of my new (+ fav) bakes are these Passionfruit and Coconut Bars! They are totally delish…

A Month of Rest + Celebrations

It’s officially summer! Happy days! I’m obviously in Australia, where it’s winter, but thankfully winter here in Newcastle consists of mostly sunny, relatively warm days. It’s pretty comparable to NYC in May so, not bad!…

What I’m Listening To: June 2020

Happy summer! Here is what I’ve been listening to the past few months. Brazil – Declan Mckenna October – Alessia Cara Mission Control – Knox Hamilton Forest Gump – Frank Ocean Homage – Mild High…

Lemon Bars

Just like every other female (it seems) in quarantine, I’ve been on the biggest baking kick recently. Between perfecting old favorites and trying out new recipes, there certainly has been no shortage of sweets in…

Continuing On + Easing Restrictions

Another month down! Anyone else keep forgetting it’s not still March? Seems crazy to think that, come monday, it’s freaking JUNE. Restrictions here in Aus started lifting at the beginning of this month, so things…

My Experience at an All-Girls School

Single-sex schools are decently uncommon where I’m from in Australia, so I often get asked how I liked going to one. My answer is the same every time: I absolutely loved it. Going to an…

My Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

OK folks. I’ve found it– my favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe. I watched Joanna Gaines’ video sharing her cookie recipe and noticed how easy it was, so I made a couple of changes (based on…