Personal · Where to Eat

A Little Piece of Shanghai

A hidden gem tucked away right outside of Tribeca, you find yourself transported into a different time. China Blue captures old time Shanghai – from the lanterns, to the vintage pieces found displayed around the restaurant to the mini suitcase holding hand towels in the lavatory. To top it off, great service from the attentive… Continue reading A Little Piece of Shanghai

Entertaining · Personal

2015 Holiday Brunch

I wanted to start off the new year with my closest friends and what better reason to host a party! It’s been quite a while since I’ve planned any sort of get together and lately, I’ve been re-inspired to plan. Usually I wait for a special occasion but I’ve learned that sometimes there’s no reason… Continue reading 2015 Holiday Brunch


On The Market to Sell

Hey guys, I’m back! It’sĀ been 9 months since my post from the start of the year and I’m happy to report that we finally put our place on the market. It’s been three months and things have been off to a slow start but I’m hopeful for things to start moving more quickly. We knew… Continue reading On The Market to Sell

Personal · Photography · Travel

Into the New Year

I can’t believe it’s already mid-January. The holidays are always great with family but so busy that I didn’t get a chance to blog about them. This holiday, we took some time off to start organizing our place, purging through what we can donate, trash or sell on eBay. We always think a day or… Continue reading Into the New Year


Plenty Thankful

For the bountiful plates of food we have each year, the family & extended family I get to share it with and all the in between. Homecooked meals are always the best and as I get older, I’m beginning to understand the importance of eating meals together at the dinner table. There’s no love more… Continue reading Plenty Thankful


Happy Thanksgiving

  It’s that time of year again! Where we reflect and remember all the wonderful things we have in life and how blessed we are to have people who love us be there. But this year I want to declare a resolution. Like the one most people make during the new year. I’ve been reflecting… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving

Personal · Where to Eat

Summer & Fall Adventures

Hey everyone! It’s been a while and as you can see I’m way late on updating the blog. Work has bogged me down a bit the last few months and it’s finally slowing down to allow me to catch up on life and sharing it. Summer went by too quickly and now we’re nearing the… Continue reading Summer & Fall Adventures