What I’m Reading (or why Jonathan Safran Foer is my favorite author)

I've always been a big book nerd. Growing up, my parents had an extensive book collection that took up one entire wall of the office in our house. Their library consisted of everything from literary classics to contemporary murder mysteries, and I remember spending afternoons pulling books down from the shelves just to smell them and … Continue reading What I’m Reading (or why Jonathan Safran Foer is my favorite author)

The Most Refreshing Margarita

As spring makes itself known in Louisiana, one of my favorite weekend activities is sitting on a patio, enjoying a margarita on the rocks. The enjoyment I get from this is almost sentimental, as Alan and I spent our first few months of dating getting to know each other over margaritas and fresh oysters on … Continue reading The Most Refreshing Margarita

Fresh Flowers

I love having fresh flowers around the house, no matter what time of year it is. There's something about the slight pop of color and added greenery that makes a room feel cozier and more inviting. And, since we're currently planning a wedding and European honeymoon, fresh florals are one of the last discretionary expenses … Continue reading Fresh Flowers