The Carrot Cake Debate

I’ve never really been a dessert person. Jonathan, on the other hand, may actually cease to exist without his daily dose of sweets. So when it came time to choose the flavour for our wedding cake I gladly delegated that task to Jonathan. To be honest I thought he would just default to chocolate, but… Read more »

Spring Sunday

Last Sunday Jonathan and I found ourselves with a free afternoon. We’ve been so busy lately that it caught us a little bit off guard. We debated about whether or not we should do something productive  but it was so beautiful and warm out that we decided to throw caution to the wind and spend… Read more »

French Bulldog Sweater

When Jonathan and I were living in Italy a friend of ours asked us to look after his french bulldog for a week while he went away for work. We agreed because we both love dogs and this frenchie was particularly cool. However, after a week our friend didn’t come back. Three weeks later we… Read more »

Wedding Planning

Last weekend Jonathan and I had a meeting with the wedding coordinator at our venue. We reviewed the menu options, discussed the decor, and went through some of the logistical details. After the meeting the coordinator left us alone to wander around the venue and scout photo locations for the big day. It was a… Read more »

Tomato Basil Soup

A few days ago my mom made the best tomato soup in the world. I know, that’s a bold statement. Let’s take a moment to let that sink in. I’ve always been a big fan of tomato soup and this one is super simple to make. I also added some grilled cheese croutons to it… Read more »