Style & Beauty

Packing List: 5 Days In Berlin

May 16, 2017

I’m leaving for Berlin at the end of the week, and I couldn’t be more excited. The weather is looking like it will be great – low 70’s and sunny pretty much the whole time. I’ll be sharing a Berlin city guide when I get back, but in the meantime read below for what I’m packing.

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Love & Life

Mom’s Advice

May 13, 2017

To celebrate Mother’s Day, I reached out to friends to ask for the best piece of advice, both practical and hilarious, that they’ve ever gotten from their moms. Enjoy! “One of my mom’s all time favorite…

Style & Beauty

How To Pack

April 23, 2017

Some people hate packing for a trip, but I actually kind of love it. The key to packing success is to prepare EARLY – leaving it until the last minute will ultimately result in over-packing a…

Series

Emily’s Eyes

April 22, 2017

I’m so ready for this week to be over. I’ll be celebrating a friend’s birthday and otherwise just kicking back and relaxing. Have a wonderful weekend! A “diamond in the sky” NYC apartment I think I…

Design

I’m Not Moving

March 6, 2017

For the first time in almost 10 years (!), I am not moving to a different apartment/city/general location. That’s right Brooklyn – I’m here to stay. Although the choice to stay put undeniably cuts down on…

Food

Recipe Box: Slow Cooker Asian Beef

February 27, 2017

After getting my wisdom teeth out last week, I’ve slowly been able to start eating things other than mashed potatoes and scrambled eggs. I made this super-simple slow cooker Asian beef recipe over the weekend, and…

Food

Trader Joe’s Favorites

February 22, 2017

Rumor has it that in other parts of the country people don’t have to wait on a “one in, one out” line with a bouncer to get a decent price on groceries. Oh, the simple life.…

Love & Life

Sustainability, Simply

February 5, 2017

“Living more sustainably” is a broad, sweeping term that feels daunting. We all know that we should care about our planet and our communities, but what changes can we actually make? Isn’t it easier to just…