END OF THE SUMMER PARTY WITH PAPERLESS POST

I will start this post with a statement. I love snail mail. Every time I receive a card or an invitation through the mail, I feel a sense of excitement. Through the years, I have developed a habit of keeping cards and invitations from people dear to my heart as keepsakes. But I also send out cards to friends and family for their birthdays, the holidays, thank you cards or for no occasion at all. On my desk, I keep…
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RECIPE: AFFOGATO AL CAFE

A few days ago while browsing through Pinterest I found a dessert recipe that combines two of my favorite things coffee and ice cream. It is so easy, delicious and perfect after a fulfilling meal or a daily indulgence. Affogato al Cafe Serves 1 Put a few scoops of best-quality vanilla ice cream (though you could also use chocolate ice cream) in a bowl, sundae dish or cappuccino cup. Pour over a shot of freshly made espresso and serve immediately. You could also…
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AUGUST GOALS

Happy August! I might be on vacation, but this doesn’t mean, I am not setting new goals. Since August is the last month of summer before heading back to school, I am keeping things simple. Just three goals for this month, no pressure at all. Still on a summer mode for sure! Spend as much time as possible on the beach. Upon returning from our vacation, I plan to still hit local beaches a few times per week. I love…
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FRIDAY FINDS | WEEK 03

TGIF!!! Actually, since I am on a vacation, I don’t really care what day it is but whatever. It’s nice spending time on the beach, eating great food, reading and enjoying the island life in general. But even though, I am on a vacation, it doesn’t mean I should leave you with some weekend reading. No, I did my homework on time and I found some interesting readings, that I hope you like them. Happy weekend! Emily Henderson’s website is…
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OFF WE GO

As I am hitting publish to this post from the deck of our ship, I can’t help but be excited. We are off for a whole week to the island of Kithira. And if it sounds familiar to long time readers, it’s because we are visiting the island for the second year in a row. Last year, we spent a blissful week, driving all over the island visiting beaches and villages. We loved it so much that we decided to…
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