Everyone thinks of Las Vegas as being the only thing there is in Nevada. Even though it's the 7th largest state by area, it is also the 9th least densely populated state in the US. Most of the residents live in Clark County of course (where the city of Las Vegas resides), but with all that land there's actually quite
My favorite holiday has and will always be Thanksgiving. It's not only the food but also the family that makes it so special. This is the only time of year that my family from Washington and Colorado gets together in California for a full week of fun that ranges from theme parks, escape rooms, movies, and of course, the annual
I scream, You scream, We all scream for ice cream! The famous Museum of Ice Cream came to Los Angeles. Think Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory meets ice cream. You get to scratch a banana wall where it smells like bananas - instantly, I mustered up by best pretentious Veruca Salt impression and voiced, "Snozzberries! Who ever heard of a
For the second year in a row, Cat and I attended Dîner en Blanc; a worldwide dinner party. Diner en Blanc started in 1988 by François Pasquier. He wanted to have a dinner with his friends outside in a public setting, so he asked that everyone wear white to make it easier to find each other. The same group got together the
In honor of Pi Day (March 14th) and our anniversary, we baked our very first pie! Though we love to cook, we are inexperienced bakers so it was a pleasant surprise when our blueberry pie came out edible (kind of liquidy, but pretty delicious). This past weekend, we also celebrated our one-year anniversary by hosting a dinner party as a
For the second year in a row Cat and I (mostly Cat) are making small gifts for our friends and family to enjoy throughout the year. Last year it was Cajun spice and soup in a jar, and this year Cat has painstakingly crafted homemade Blackberry Vanilla Bourbon Jam. Unlike last year, I was unable to come up with
If you booked your flights/hotels already, you should have received a care package of gifts to assist you with the trip! Among those items, please also bring the following on Saturday, March 14th at 10:00AM at the Champ de Mars park: 1. Breakfast (i.e., croissant, baguette , cheese) 2. Beverages (i.e., coffee, wine - the restaurant after the ceremony allows
If breakfast is the most important meal of the day, we better start the first breakfast of 2015 with something especially delicious. http://vimeo.com/115819691 From our home to yours....we hope you all had a very merry Christmas and an amazing new year! We definitely will as we count down the days to the wedding!