Our Real Lives

I wish I could cook and blog all day. I enjoy trying to find the right angles for my meal pictures to look perfect for Instagram. I am a working mom and wife. I have a 9-5 job. I go to school 2-3 times a week. I am swamped with meaningless papers that I have …

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

With all of the binge eating we have been doing in the past few weeks, it is now time to detox. After all, that is how we balance out our lifestyle, right? Let’s do a 14-day challenge. Take one step at a time. No refined carbs and sugars, dairy, junk food and processed food. We …

Statue of Liberty (New York) – Quick Tips On How to Avoid Lines and Frustrations

We've been to New York a couple of times , but we were not able to get tickets to the Statue of Liberty. With some advance planning, on our 5th visit we were finally able to get the whole experience. I hope this will be helpful for anyone that wants to go to the Statue …

Touring New York City- Taking the Subway

Quick Tips My husband trying to blend in Taking the Subway, Learn as You Go. If you want to get around and avoid traffic, use the subway. It is one of the greatest experiences. The thrill of getting around for less money, while being fast and efficient will be the greatest reward. You will also …