Honeymoon Recap: Welcome to Milano

After having an amazing last night in the Cinque Terre, Brian and I were excited to see what the last leg of our trip had in store. We were headed to Milan! Or Milano as the Italians would call it. Goodbye Riomaggiore and quaint, small … [Read more...]

Best Anniversary Gift Ever!

Brian and I have officially been married for one month and one day.  Man, that month flew by! Anywho.... Breakfast was the exact same yesterday as it was today.  The only difference is that yesterday I ate my breakfast in the break room at … [Read more...]

Scenes from the Weekend: Family Reunion and My First Gender Reveal

This weekend was go-go-go for Brian and me but it was so full of close family, friends, and a lots of love that we didn't mind the busyness one bit! The busy weekend started by driving up to Michigan on Friday after work for a family reunion with … [Read more...]

Honeymoon Recap: FULL Day in Florence

Our first full day in Italy started with a delicious breakfast buffet that was complimentary with the hotel. The buffet offered pastries, hard boiled eggs, fruits, caprese salad, cheese, yogurt, cereal, and just about anything you could … [Read more...]

Friday Night Baking Night

I spent my wild and crazy Friday night baking for the first time in what seems like ages! I whipped up a batch of my delicious Blueberry Muffins along with some muffins made from my Chickpea Banana Bread recipe. Brian volunteers at a student … [Read more...]

Easy Peasy White Bean Burgers

Although Brian and I were hiking, walking, swimming and very active on our honeymoon we never really completed an "official" workout...crazy!   I can't believe that I actually went 10 days without setting foot in a gym ;) Yesterday was our first … [Read more...]

I’m Back Baby!

Hello all! Brian (my new husband!) and I are finally home from our 10 day honeymoon in Italy. We had an amazing trip and there is so much that I want to share with all of you! Today, Brian and I will spend the day getting organized … [Read more...]

Packing Advice?

Good morning! Brian and I are slowly but surely clearing out the fridge, so last night's meal was another non-typical dinner comprised of scrambled egg and egg whites combined with broccoli, spinach, tomatoes, and topped with … [Read more...]

Random Eats, Interesting Workout, and a Surprise!

Good morning!! This week is moving along nice and speedy...just how I prefer, since Brian and I are literally counting down the seconds until we leave for our honeymoon on Saturday morning. Food around the Rochford house (still feels a bit … [Read more...]

We Tied the Knot!

Good Monday morning!! I hope that you all had a fabulous 4th of July and a wonderful weekend.  I know that my weekend was absolutely memorable because BRIAN AND I GOT MARRIED! Thank you all so much for the well wishes and advice :)  The day … [Read more...]