Five on a Friday 12.28.18

Happy Friday!! I hope everyone had a fantastic Christmas, whether you were celebrating or just enjoying a day off from work. 🙂 We’re heading up to Dave’s sister’s for a 2nd Christmas this weekend but before we go here’s my Five on a Friday.  {One} Dave and I had a fantastic getaway last weekend. We […]

A Jewish Girl’s Favorite Christmas Ornaments

Growing up Jewish we never had a Christmas tree. (Well, one time my mom bought me this tiny little foot-tall one and we got some janky ornaments, but it didn’t really count. And she told me to not tell my grandma haha.) I remember going to friends’ houses and STARING at their tree. I loved […]

Elf on the Shelf Shenanigans

I have a confession to make.  I can’t lie… I LOVE Elf on the Shelf! I get ridiculous amounts of pleasure from moving that damned thing around and setting it up in crazy situations. And every single morning I’m rewarded with Sadie getting out of bed and immediately going through the house searching for our elf Apple […]

Happy Holidays!!

See you in the New Year!

Passover as a Reformed Jew

I joke a lot about my Jewish heritage. I like to tell people that I am Jew-“ish” [insert air quotes here]. What I really mean by this is that I am a reformed Jew. I did not make my bat-mitzvah (although I had the option to do it.) I did not go to temple growing […]

Merry Christmas & Happy Hanukkah

Dave, Sadie and I hope you all have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy Hanukkah! HAPPY HOLIDAYS!