Floridian Thanksgiving: Part 3

Welcome to the third and final installment of what I’m sure is a fiercely captivating trilogy telling the tale of my Floridian adventures. One of my new favorite spots down there is Benny’s On the Beach in Lake Worth – big thanks to Matt’s mom for introducing it to us. Benny’s is, unsurprisingly, on the…

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Floridian Thanksgiving: Part 2

For part 2 of this installment, I am going to transport you physically, mentally, and emotionally (okay, definitely not physically and probably not emotionally but you get the gist) to beautiful Japan. And by that I mean a Japanese garden in Delray Beach, FL that I suspect is very comparable to a real place in…

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Floridian Thanksgiving: Part 1

I’ve never been one to celebrate the holidays in a warm and/or tropical location. My fair complexion and bizarrely low tolerance for the heat definitely make the idea less than appealing in most cases, but when the opportunity arose this year to give it a try I figured why the HECK not? Said opportunity was…

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Our Adirondack Adventure

This past weekend, Matt and I embarked upon one of our biggest adventures yet — conquering the Adirondacks! Okay, well we didn’t exactly conquer them, but we did drive all the way up there from my parents’ house in New Jersey. Beyond that, we pretty much just stopped the car every so often once we…

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Our Delray Vacay: Part 5

Our time in Delray Beach was definitely over far too quickly. That Monday was our last day, and we committed ourselves to waking up early (7:30am, but hey, that’s early for vacation) and getting to the beach to beat the heat. Sitting on the beach with Matt that morning was such a peaceful, soothing experience. It…

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Our Delray Vacay: Part 4

Our Sunday in Delray was definitely one of my favorite days of the entire trip. We signed up for a two hour yacht cruise along the Intracoastal Waterway, which brought us through Delray Beach and Boca Raton. The houses in Boca were incredible; as we learned from our trip to the Boca mall earlier in the week,…

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