Category Archives for Family

The Good Life

“We ate well and cheaply and drank well and cheaply and slept well and warm together and loved each other.” – Ernest Hemingway

09. January 2014 by Alyssa
Categories: Drinks, Family, Food, Friends, Quotes | Tags: , , , , | 1 comment

2013: The Year in Review

2013.  Holy cow.  What a year it has been. This year has had it’s trials and tribulations, as all years do.  But I must say, I feel like 2013 was a defining year in my life.  I learned a lot … Continue reading

26. December 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Family, Food, Friends, Holidays, Home, New York City, Travel | Tags: , , , | 7 comments

Merry Christmas to All

And to all a good night. Hoping your holiday was full of magic and surprises. XOXO

25. December 2013 by Alyssa
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‘Tis The Season

I can’t believe Christmas is only FOUR days away!  Normally I’m disappointed by how quickly the holiday comes and goes, but this year I feel like I made the most of it.  These past few weeks have been FULL of … Continue reading

21. December 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Current Events, Family, Friends, Holidays, New York City | Tags: , , , , , | 1 comment

Writer’s Block

Every time I come here to write, my mind immediately goes blank.  I have so much I want to share, but I can’t seem to form coherent sentences or meaningful thoughts.  Does that ever happen to you? Nonetheless, I apologize … Continue reading

11. December 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Current Events, Family, Food, Friends, Holidays, Home, New York City | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 6 comments

Giving Thanks

I’m thankful for my family.  First and foremost. Every single second of every single day.  And that includes family-to-be! I’m thankful for my health.  This wasn’t always the case.  I’m quite confident that 2013 has been my healthiest year yet … Continue reading

27. November 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Family, Friends, Holidays, Home, Quotes, Real Talk, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , | 4 comments

Let’s Catch Up

I tend to stop blogging when my life gets seemingly too dull and boring to write about. The past few months, however, have been QUITE the exception. Let’s catch up! You may recall how much I LOVE the month of … Continue reading

19. November 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Current Events, Drinks, Family, Friends, Hoboken, Holidays, Home, Lady Gaga, Music, New York City | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 comments

Nick + Anna

This weekend, I had the great honor of shooting a most special set of engagement photos. What made them so special? Meet:  Nick + Anna, my big brother and new sister-to-be! A couple of weeks ago, I received a strangely … Continue reading

12. November 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Family, Quotes, Scenic | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 comments

A Season of Change

Change is in the air, my friends. My plaid shirts have been resurrected from the depths of my closet, I’ve broken out my fall-scented Yankee candles, and Sundays are once again dedicated to football, beer, and a plethora of greasy … Continue reading

23. September 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Current Events, Drinks, Family, Food, Friends, Hoboken, New York City, Scenic | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 17 comments

The Changing of Seasons

Hi friends!  A very merry hump day to you all. Life has been super sweet lately.  So sweet, in fact, that I’ve had absolutely zero desire to blog about it.  I’m going to take this as a good sign and … Continue reading

21. August 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Family, Friends, Real Talk | Tags: | 11 comments

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