my 23 and me DNA results: REVEALED!

my 23 and me DNA results: REVEALED!

i come from a large, tight-knit family that’s deeply rooted in their cultures. i grew up knowing (very specifically) what i “was”. my husband’s heritage seemed to be just as accessible to him, despite having a small family and little information. in the past, from what i remember growing up, DNA tests were only talked about on episodes of “the maury povitch show”… but thanks to 23 and me, everyday people with curiosities about their genetic lineage have access to answers they didn’t even realize they needed to know. read on to see what i thought i’d find in my results…. vs. what actually came back! you might be as surprised as i was! Continue reading “my 23 and me DNA results: REVEALED!”

mimosas & palm trees: the ultimate boozy (30th!) birthday brunch at nyc’s haven rooftop!

mimosas & palm trees: the ultimate boozy (30th!) birthday brunch at nyc’s haven rooftop!

ok, i know i’m biased – but i definitely definitely have the best. hubby. ever. after a (surprise) family bbq in new jersey, followed by a romantic birthday dinner at mission chinese and a few amazing gifts, he went above and beyond to throw me and my closest friends a boozy 30th birthday brunch at nyc’s haven rooftop that was nail-on-the-head blogworthy. Continue reading “mimosas & palm trees: the ultimate boozy (30th!) birthday brunch at nyc’s haven rooftop!”