Author: chapelhillbaby

What we’re eating: Quarantine Edition

The grocery stores have been hit or miss since COVID-19 struck the United States. I’m trying my hardest to use pick up or delivery services like those offered by Harris Teeter or Prime Now with Whole Foods. I definitely haven’t had as many fresh vegetables as we normally do but we’re been working through our

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Travel Diaries: Grand Adventure in the Cayman Islands

A week ago, we were enjoying the sun and sand in the Cayman Islands. We planned the trip in late January after realizing we had more than enough Marriott points to cover 5 days there and the flights were actually pretty cheap. They weren’t direct — we had a quick layover in Charlotte but the

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Superfood smoothies that are super quick!

A few weeks ago, I decided to order a box of Revive Superfoods smoothies. I wanted something that I could toss in the blender quickly but that included good-for-me foods. *a quick note, these are not sponsored. I paid in full for the whole box because i wanted to try them* Obviously I could make

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Hope for the Anxious Mama

From the moment my baby was placed in my arms, I was head over heels in love with him. So in love that I (like many parents, I’m sure) wanted to do everything exactly right. Car seat secured, straps in the right position and tight enough, sleeping in a bassinet in our room — with

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Travel Diaries: Bahamas Cruise

My in-laws generously gifted us a trip to the Bahamas for Christmas. It was a 3 day cruise on Royal Caribbean out of Port Canaveral with stops in Nassau and Coco Cay. We talked a lot about the boat in advance of the trip to build excitement and answered A LOT of questions — especially

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