explore la : copenhagen pastry

If you’ve been around the past few months, you’ve probably heard me gush about my love for Copenhagen. It was theย first stop on my inaugural tour of Europe this past summer, and it absolutely stole my heart. The charm, the people, the fairy tale castles – absolutely all of it. I wrote about my trip […]

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sweet summertime : bucket list update

This past weekend we kicked off summer into full force. Sometimes I get made fun of for planning everything to a T, but honestly, it’s generally the only way toย make sure things happen. Weekend time is precious, and if I don’t take advantage of it, it’ll pass by quickly before yet another Monday rolls around. […]

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high school reunion christmas brunch

I went to two different high schools, and the second one I only went to for one year (my senior). Strangely enough, I know more people from that school currently living in LA than I know from the one at which I spent three years. And this past Sunday we finally all got together for […]

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playing tour guide

I love having friends visit because I get to see LA through their eyes. I try really hard to show them the “hot spots” and really make the experience a great one (uhh…so they’ll visit again!). Even though we have only been here a year, it’s easy to forget the neat things the city has […]

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my friend’s visit and birthday!

My good friend came to visit us in LA this past weekend! I’m so glad she was able to make it out here, so we could show her a bit of our life here in Southern California. It’s so great catching up with an old friend. We kept busy and had a great time! Saturday […]

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brunch

I’m sure everyone is aware by now that brunch seems to be an “it” thing to do these days, but I can’t complain. Who doesn’t love sleeping in and still getting to have a big breakfast (sometimes with friends, sometimes by the beach, sometimes still in your pajamas)? This past Sunday, instead of going out […]

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the in-laws visit

My in-laws (still weird saying that) visited last week for nine days (and yes we all stayed in our little one bedroom apartment). We love having our friends and family visit, so we get a chance to show off our new home and city! Whether we’ve visited these places or restaurants before, it’s always fun […]

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