what a whirlwind week it’s been! i’m finally getting around to posting about my EPIC baby shower that took place on sunday january 27th, 2019! read on for the nitty gritty on my incredible vendors, the theme, and of course coverage of the party! Continue reading “‘baby’ it’s cold outside: my baby shower recap!”
baby gear 101: my experience working with babynav maternity concierge service!
i’m officially halfway through my pregnancy (woah!!!) and you know what that means…. it’s registry time!!! but as a first time mom, where do you even start?! ok, so there are the no-brainers: i need a crib. and a stroller. and bottles. and diapers. but what about everything else? what’s a worthy investment and what’s total nonsense? read on to learn my thoughts after a two hour consultation with julie mccaffrey, THE baby gear expert! Continue reading “baby gear 101: my experience working with babynav maternity concierge service!”
vital tips: my go-to nail salon!
moving to new jersey brought about a whole slew of changes for me – most of them positive – and while it seems like a “first world problem”… finding a new nail salon was high on my list of priorities. i had a “regular” place in the area since i had grown up here, but it paled in comparison to my brooklyn hot spots: so when we settled into our new home, i made it a point not to settle when it came to self-care… and that’s when i found vital tips salon in summit, new jersey! Continue reading “vital tips: my go-to nail salon!”
say cheese! how the caripro electronic toothbrush is switching up my daily routine!
i’m so excited to be partnering with smile brilliant for the second time! i spend so much time talking about how to look your best in what you wear and how you style yourself, but the truth is – personal hygiene is the first vital step towards looking and feeling amazing… so today i’m reviewing their brand new caripro electric toothbrush! Continue reading “say cheese! how the caripro electronic toothbrush is switching up my daily routine!”
i pine for vine ripe! a tour through my favorite local artisanal market
i know it’s been weeks since my last full-length blog post! i’ve been milking every ounce of fun & sun out of this summer…. and the experiences are what make the content so can you really blame me?! but today i’m excited to be sharing a post that’s spreading serious local love for all my new jersey folk: i’m here to talk about vine ripe markets in westfield, new jersey… my new go-to spot for artisanal food and ready made meals. read on for info on their ‘dinner for four’ and some photos that’ll give you a tour through this super cute space! Continue reading “i pine for vine ripe! a tour through my favorite local artisanal market”
the brunch files: SNACKMRKT, ontario, canada
this post is LONG overdue but i promise it’s worth the wait! a few weeks ago i went to my soon-to-be cousin’s bridal shower in ontario, canada. it was a short but sweet trip, where i caught up with family i hadn’t seen in years – and it made me even more excited for the actual wedding, which is in jamaica (!!!!!!!!!) in just a few short months. while i was there i had to get in some blogging, and that’s where snackmrkt comes in! Continue reading “the brunch files: SNACKMRKT, ontario, canada”
crepe scarves to combat april’s chill
new york really takes a beating during the winter. in what feels like the sixth straight month of cold, bitter weather… i think we’ve all thrown in the towel and have agreed to collectively freeze in spring clothing until mother nature decides she’s ready to join us… so this next look that i’m featuring pairs a (new) denim shift dress with some old accessories that help to keep this look transitional and functional (enough) for our current temperature situation. if you’re reading from a region that’s already warmed up significantly… forget everything i’m about to say, throw this dress on with your favorite sandals, and call it a day. but if you’re here in the tri-state… read on for some simple tips to mid-april-warmth. Continue reading “crepe scarves to combat april’s chill”
‘NAILED’ IT: Indigo Heights x AR Workshop
I’ve officially moved to the ‘burbs and finding fun, unique things to do is now a hearty pastime of mine. In NYC, there’s always something at your fingertips and I’ll admit I’ve been nervous at the thought of boredom. Sure…. I have all this square footage, but at what cost? Then, over coffee with cousins, I learned about AR Workshop in Westfield, NJ and I knew it was something I should check out. Continue reading “‘NAILED’ IT: Indigo Heights x AR Workshop”
cheers to the ladies: celebrating women’s history month with winc wine club!
i know, i know. the blog posts have been few and far between as of late – but i promise you, it’s all for a good reason! on march 3rd, i moved into my first home. the hubby and i went from living in 460 square feet of brooklyn realness to our own spacious oasis in the suburbs of new jersey (where i was born and raised). between construction, unpacking, and furnishing from scratch… it’s been a three ring circus over here at #indigohome to say the least – but this next collaboration came through in the clutch when i needed it most! today i’m partnering with winc wine club to celebrate women’s history month with a toast (or several) to strong, powerful girls everywhere! tossing back a few glasses of #sponsored wine in my brand new living room was just the break i needed from all the chaos. Continue reading “cheers to the ladies: celebrating women’s history month with winc wine club!”
‘fill a purse’ – bloggers give back: my holiday charity event recap!
at the end of last year i hosted my second blogger’s networking event at adoro lei in conjunction with the ‘fill a purse for a sister’ campaign. giving back to women in need around the holidays felt AMAZING and i am so happy i had my blogger buds by my side to do it. read on for a full recap of the event, photos by leslie moncada photography, and some background on this fantastic charity. Continue reading “‘fill a purse’ – bloggers give back: my holiday charity event recap!”