Our Summer in Australia

Even though my family and I returned to Australia earlier this year due to the pandemic, we had already planned to spend the summer here. We truly love our community in Newcastle, and we feel…

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…

Where I’ve Been…

Hey. It’s been a while… How are you?  I can imagine that you are probably seriously confused. I mean, I went on a three month blogging hiatus, came back with one post promising not to leave…

Summer in Southampton

Continuing on with the whole ‘recapping the summer’ thing, I thought I would dedicate a post to a huge part of my Summer that is my time in Southampton. My family has been going out…

My Weekend in Ocean Grove, NJ

You guys, it’s happened. Summer has officially come to a close. As sad as I am about vacation ending, I am feeling beyond grateful for the Summer I’ve had. It has been the most relaxing,…

Berry Picking 2017

If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you’ll know that I love apple picking with a serious passion. So when I was introduced to the concept of berry picking, you can only imagine…

My Fourth of July Weekend

I’ve always loved the idea of the 4th of July; pool parties, BBQ’s, fireworks, and color coordinated outfits– what more could I possibly want? In years gone by, I’ve experienced the quintessential 4th of July…