Very Soft Bath Towels

soft bath towels for babies || the domesticated wolf

We are big fans of very soft bath towels in our home.  I love the look of white bath towels and keep them displayed in all of our bathrooms. The Micro Cotton team reached out to me asking if I’d like to try their new line of Hotel Collection Premier Bath Towels, available exclusively at

Zico Coconut Water

zico coconut water review

I was invited to InStyle Magazine’s #SummerSocial blogger event.  39 weeks (and 3 days, but who’s counting?!) pregnant…who doesn’t need a little pampering at that point in pregnancy?  The event was so fun – lots of vendors showcasing their products and plenty of food and drink.  My favorite was Zico‘s pineapple-flavored coconut water cocktail —

How to Eat Healthy While Traveling

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How to eat healthy while traveling?! I get asked this question from my clients all the time.  It can be challenging, but with a few tips and the proper mindset, you can definitely get through it!  Keep reading for my top 5 tips: Be Prepared It’s hard to make good choices at a highway rest

Mother’s Day Brunch Ideas

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This Sunday is Mother’s Day! We will be celebrating with my mother and my mother-in-law in New York City.  It’s my first as a soon-to-be mama, and I wanted to share a few Mother’s Day Brunch Ideas with you! Brunch is a simple meal to host for friends and family because there are so few

Homemade Mimosa Bar

how to make your own mimosa bar

A few weeks ago, I was hosting a handful of girlfriends for a weekend brunch.  In my house, what’s a brunch without a mimosa (or a bloody mary…)?  This homemade mimosa bar was a hit with my guests, and I will definitely be making it again! I used a black lacquer tray as a base

Monday Motivation

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Every Monday morning on Instagram, I post an inspirational photo [you can follow me here!].  Monday brings a fresh start to the week, a new opportunity for change and making healthy choices.  I’ve been a huge fan of Ruthie and Rose since the two girls behind the brand started their adventure over a year ago.

What To Do In Portland Maine

what to do in portland maine

My husband and I took a weekend getaway this past weekend.  It was magical!  While we love celebrating life at home (remember this cocktail party for two?), we also love to travel and we visit Maine a lot.  We love the coast line, the New England charm and of course, the lobster.  Friends ask me

Cocktail Party for Two

cocktail party at home

I love hosting friends for casual and celebratory drinks, meals and get togethers at my home.  But sometimes, it’s just me and my husband, and that is certainly something worth celebrating!  This week, a cocktail party for two was definitely in order. Cocktail parties don’t have to be [and shouldn’t be!] stuffy to be fun — especially when

How To Make The Best Coffee

how to use a keurig machine

I’m a coffee lover.  There are really no other words.  I. Love. Coffee. And my husband? He doesn’t! Bless his heart, the man only drinks water.  No soda, no coffee, no tea, no juice [yes to adult beverages…but that’s a different category].  But, this poses a bit of an issue for our kitchen.  It’s a

Everything About Sprouted Almonds and A Spruts Giveaway!

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Today I am so excited to host a giveaway for you lucky readers from the lovely gals over at Spruts Sprouted Nuts!  Have you ever heard of sprouted nuts?  Well read on for a bit more information from Spruts Sprouted Nuts! Spruts are the better almond! Sprouting mimicks the germination process and unlocks high concentrations in essential vitamins