New York City | Easter Trip | Museum of Natural History & Central Park

For Easter, Matthew and I took a spontaneous trip (planned late the night before) to New York City. The key toView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Woodbury Post Office

Right across the street from the Historic Downtown Woodbury post office you will see a collection of beautiful floweringView full post »

Live Lovely | French Market Basket | Life Without Plastic

I have not been this excited over something new in a long time. The other day my French market basket arrived in theView full post »

My Unplugged Travel Philosophy

It is no secret that I love to take photographs. I love sharing the photos almost as much as I enjoy taking them. ButView full post »

Her Life Changed The Moment She Let It

One of my weaknesses: journals with inspiring covers. Oh how I love them. A nice crisp page waiting to be written onView full post »

Behind the Scenes in Puerto Rico | Vieques & Old San Juan

Last year I had the honor of photographing Anna and Andy’s wedding in Vieques, Puerto Rico. Matthew came with meView full post »

Washington DC Cherry Blossom Festival

Cherry blossom time is one of my favorite parts of the Spring season. The leaves are not completely on the trees yet,View full post »

Connecticut Charm | New Haven Cherry Blossom Festival

After a rainy (but fun) Saturday in Boston with friends, Matthew and I met up with my cousin Alexis and herView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Washington Depot

Like many Connecticut towns, Washington Depot is a collection of villages.  Washington, Marbledale, New Preston,View full post »

Tuesday Tea | DIY Tea Shelf

We are still settling into our new tiny apartment in Beacon Falls. I love the old factory apartment buildings with theirView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Black Rock State Park

As a kid my camp took off on a long weekend trip to what I thought was a far off land called Black Rock. The other weekView full post »

Tuesday Tea | Simplicity In Action

My new lifestyle has given me the luxury of enjoying more simplicity and solitude in my every day life. I woke up at aView full post »

I Quit A Toxic Job to Pursue My Dream Life

I quit my job; reliable paycheck and incredible benefits along with it. And it feels amazing! I had always hoped IView full post »

Tuesday Tea | Hygge

Hygge (pronounced hyoo-ga or hoo-ga) has been all over the media lately. Perhaps you have heard about it from FacebookView full post »

Mary Catherine & Robert | Allen Hill Tree Farm | Winter Engagement

You may remember this lovely couple from their Disney World engagement on Thanksgiving. Robert and Mary Catherine alsoView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Foxwoods Resort Ice Rink

The outdoor ice rink at Connecticut’s Foxwoods Resort and Casino is my favorite outdoor ice rink in the state.View full post »

Women’s March | Reporting from Washington DC | A Marcher’s Story

Last night I made it home from one of the most inspiring experiences of my life; the Women’s March on WashingtonView full post »

Year of Living Lovely: 2016 In Review

Living lovely is all about crafting a life that is designed to fit you. You will see a lot of blog posts and articles onView full post »

Tuesday Tea | Blogs I Love

I have been reading a lot of blogs lately, which is what has inspired me to start blogging myself. I figure that I loveView full post »

Tuesday Tea: Quinquennium Goals

“How we spend our days, is of course, how we spend our lives.” -Annie Dillard Good morning! The new year is quicklyView full post »

Happy Holidays | It’s A Wonderful Life

No matter what holiday you celebrate this year, I hope that it is a wonderful one! Merry Christmas from Matthew and I.View full post »

Classic Christmas Wrapping | DIY Classic Christmas

“Brown paper packages tied up with strings, these are a few of my favorite things.” I adore ChristmasView full post »

Tuesday Tea: A Year of Living Lovely

Bonjour! I am sitting here with my cup of tea by my Christmas tree and wondering how in the world it can be the end ofView full post »

Christmas in the City | New York City Christmas Trip guide

It’s Christmas time in the city! Every year before Christmas we take a family day trip into New York City toView full post »

Tuesday Tea: Craft Your Life

Good morning! It is getting much colder and more difficult to crawl out from the warm blankets each morning here in NewView full post »

Washington DC in November

Washington DC is one of my favorite U.S. cities. The rich history, the beautiful architecture and inspiring monuments,View full post »

Connecticut Charm | Kent, CT & Kent Falls State Park

It is no secret that Kent Connecticut is one of my favorite small local towns. It is a wonderful place to visit yearView full post »

MaryCatherine & Robert’s Disney World Engagement | Destination Photographer

What is the best way to celebrate an engagement? Disney, of course! Robert and MaryCatherine invited me on an adventureView full post »

Connecticut Charm: Niantic, East Lyme, CT | Part 2

Niantic, CT is one of my favorite Connecticut coastal towns. To be clear, this dinosaur was spotted in Monteville, CT,View full post »

Tuesday Tea: Dream Me

It is a beautiful day and I just made it home a little while ago from my return flight home from Orlando, FL. This isView full post »

Ashley & Raymond | Kent, CT Engagement

I had so much fun getting to know Ashley and Raymond better during our adventures in Kent Falls State Park and on Kent&#View full post »

Tuesday Tea | Thankfulness November

Good morning and happy Tuesday! I hope that everyone is having a very beautiful and thankful November. This morning IView full post »

Connecticut Charm |The Book Barn | Niantic, East Lyme, CT | Part 1

The Book Barn in Niantic, East Lyme, CT is one of my favorite places in the state. Last Tuesday for Election Day I wasView full post »

Tuesday Tea Time | The Happiness Advantage | Election Day 2016

Pour yourself a lovely cup of tea (or coffee or coa coa if that is more your style) and join the Tuesday tea party. IView full post »

Mae Mae’s Apple Dump Cake Recipe | Live Lovely Recipes

Apple dump cake is my favorite baking recipe this time of year. It is a recipe from my grandmother, Mae Mae, and it hasView full post »

Milah & Jim | Apple Picking Engagement | New England Engagement Photographer

Milah and Jim are engaged! And October was the perfect time of year to photograph their engagement. The vibrant leavesView full post »