NYE Flashback: The Peach Drop

Why do we drop things on New Year’s Eve? Apparently, we can thank the New York Times. Adolph Ochs, the owner the New York Times, wanted to have a party in Times Square to celebrate the coming of the year 1905. That first year he marked midnight with fireworks, but the New York Police Department…

The Peep Drop

Happy new year! We welcomed 2018 with a pretty laid-back celebration that included champagne, rum cake, warm blankets, and puppy cuddles- all in between some major kitchen organization and shelf building. Early in the evening of December 31st, however, we ventured out in the cold to see the Peep Drop. Peeps, those iconic marshmallow and…

Home Sweet Home for the Holidays

20 cities, 10 hotels, 9 flights, 6 rental vehicles, 2 countries, and 1 amazing honeymoon later, we arrived home for Christmas severely jet lagged, a bit tanned, and so happily exhausted. It is now three full days after our flight landed and I am still experiencing random bouts of extreme sleepiness over the course of…