Welcome to my blog— where my professional and personal lives collide. I prefer to build a partnership with my clients, so it's important that you know the type of person with whom you'll be working and this will certainly shed some light on what I'm all about. I hope you enjoy my little slice of life!

Happy New Year | 2016

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Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a great time ringing in the New Year! We were in Queens with some good friends, playing Cards Against Humanity, laughing hysterically, and marveling at the stamina of a 4-year-old who was awake until 11:30! Dave and I took a long holiday break, only just returning to California […]

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O Christmas Tree

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It’s been some time since I’ve had a real Christmas tree. Dave and I both agreed we wanted to find a real tree with “real Christmas tree smell” for our first Christmas as a married couple. We headed out on a crisp December Saturday and wandered amongst rows and rows of firs, looking for the […]

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Colors of Pontignanello-Chianti

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In honor of #ThrowbackThursday, I’m taking it back to last year around this time, when Dave and I set out on our last Italian adventure before moving back to the States. We toured around Emilia-Romagna and Tuscany after harvest, but before all the vines were bare. Our stay in the little village of Pontignanello (in […]

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Girls Weekend in Seattle

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Earlier in October, I flew up to Seattle for a Girls Weekend with my fellow baseball fan Kate, who made the trip from Ohio. Kate and I met in Colorado in 2011, at a Rockies game (naturally) and became fast friends. Since neither of us had been to Safeco Field in Seattle, a weekend focused […]

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