Archives for June 2014

4th of July treats

4th of July has been one of my favorite holidays for as long as I can remember. My hometown has a huge celebration with vendors and delicious treats. We used to swim in the pool, grill out and mayyyybe set off some fireworks with the family. As I’ve gotten older I’ve spent a few years […]

July 4th in Baltimore

  This will be my first 4th of July in Baltimore even though I’ve lived here for three summers. I usually go home to the beach to celebrate America’s birthday but this year I’m opting to save a little money and celebrate in Charm City. I started researching what events were happening because I want to […]

Where the green grass grows

I grew up in a rural area of Delaware where there are more chickens than people and plenty of land to do just about anything. Looking back, I am so glad that my parents decided to raise their children in the town that my dad grew up in because I couldn’t have asked for a […]

Introducing The Dare Theory + a Giveaway!

What do you get when you add dares that encourage you to interact with strangers, an entire city as inspiration, discounts on drinks & food, and cash money prizes? THE DARE THEORY! Two of my first friends in Baltimore have launched their own company Wonderfly and are re-launching The Dare Theory this summer! There is […]

My Go-To Summer Dessert

Summer is one of my favorite seasons for many reasons but one major reason being that I love baking with fresh fruits! My go-to summer dessert is Strawberry Pretzel Salad. The salty pretzel crust, fluffy cream cheese layer and juicy strawberries make the perfect combination of deliciousness. When I told my roommates I was whipping […]

12×30 Challenge: Try Something New

June’s 12×30 Challenge (hosted by Kym and Jenn) is to Try Something New. This month I decided to sign up for a Flower Arranging course that was being offered at a local college. Unfortunately I missed the deadline to sign up but I was so excited about the possibility of learning that I decided to […]

#FBF Indy

June 21-24 Last year I was in one of my favorite places EVER. Knightstown Indiana! You might be surprised that I didn’t say Miami or LA or some crazy exciting place but that’s exactly why I love Boondocks Farm in Knightstown. It’s simple, quiet and holds a special place in my heart. My second race […]

Confession Session V.1

Since my blog has reached 75 NEW followers in the last week I thought it was time to do a little confession/fun fact post about me! Thanks to all of my new followers- I hope you stay around for a while I confess… … That photo up there is real life. I walk to work […]

Where I’m From Swap

One of my absolute favorite parts of blogging is meeting new bloggers. Kallie from but first, coffee has hosted a few blogger swaps that I’ve participated in and the Where I’m From Swap was one of my favorites! We were paired up with another blogger across the country and encouraged to get to know each […]

Wordless Weekend Recap & a GIVEAWAY!

I had a great weekend spent at home in Delaware and here in Baltimore! The photo evidence is below and below that is a post by one of my favorite bloggers made evident by the fact that I am one of her sponsors! Make sure you enter the giveaway for some CASH MONIES! tell your […]