Happy First Day of Summer everyone and a belated Father’s Day to all you dads out there! We celebrated Father’s Day a bit early with dinner on Saturday night with our parents & grandparents. We decided to go with a Polish themed menu as a special treat for our Poppop. Even though we kept the… Continue reading Father’s Day Dinner: A Taste of Poland
Sometimes things in life have a funny way of working out. Over the holidays last year I happened to come across a few articles about all the cool things to see & do in Portland, OR and the areas surrounding the city. Once I learned that they have some of the best beer, wine, &… Continue reading Vacation Here: Portland, Oregon
We are so excited to start a new series with y’all called “Weekly Wrap-Up!” Whenever we have busy and exciting weeks, we are hoping to fill you in on all the fun that happened with this Friday series. On top of that, we will be sharing some stuff we posted to social media and our… Continue reading Weekly Wrap-Up: Donuts, Beach, & Hop Sauce Festival
There are not many things that are sweeter than putting away your winter wardrobe and filling your closet with your best and brightest apparel, which for me is mostly Lilly things. What’s even better than that though is finally wearing those treasured items on the beach. Not much else screams “Summer is here, people!” than… Continue reading Beach Fun With Lilly
With only a little over 15 months until my 30th birthday, it’s definitely time to get going on the 30 foods to cook before 30 challenge. As part of our Kentucky Derby celebration last month, I decided to knock an easy one off the list, pimento cheese. To be perfectly honest, I never really knew… Continue reading 30 Foods to Cook before 30: Pimento Cheese
Happy National Donut Day! We woke up early this morning and headed about 40 minutes north of LBI to Toms River to celebrate with donuts from the best donut shop in New Jersey , Uncle Dood’s Donuts! Was it worth it? You betcha!
There is nothing more exciting than discovering a cool new brand and what’s even better is knowing that company gives back whether it’s through donations or knowing your purchase supports a certain community! We decided to round up our top 5 favorite companies that give back with every purchase!
Happy Memorial Day everyone! Our family celebrated with a weekend at the shore and of course some delicious food! As usual, I was in charge of dessert and wanted to try making something new. I knew it had to include berries since not only are they in season, they are also the perfect patriotic colors!… Continue reading Memorial Day Dessert: Lemon Berry Tiramisu
As a foodie, you know there are quite a few things you’ll need to try while visiting Portland, Oregon including great craft beer, delicious coffee, and some of the best farm-to-table (or pub) fare in the country. No top list of what to eat & drink in Portland would be complete without one of our… Continue reading Battle of the Donuts: Portland
In case you haven’t heard, this week is Craft Beer Week! While we never need an excuse to drink great beer, we will definitely be cracking open a few of our favorite brews to celebrate. No matter where you live there a few ways you can get in on the fun.