The warm weather is finally coming out to play and it’s making me want to go to the beach… Since I can’t yet I took some shots of a conch shell that my family brought back from the Cayman Islands years ago, and a vile of sand and baby shells that my boyfriend brought home … Continue reading
To all my Living Lightly followers… I haven’t posted recently because I have been working on a new project. After recent revelations about my health and my future, I’ve decided to start a new blog. I encourage you all to check it out and follow me there if you wish! And don’t worry, Living Lightly is … Continue reading
I recently bought a new macro lens. After doing so I realized that I had no idea how to shoot macro photos. It’s not as easy as pointing the lens at your subject and clicking a button. There’s a lot more thought required. I had two sources of inspiration for purchasing the lens. My main … Continue reading
Home-made pizza hits the spot every time. Especially if you’re a once-per-week dairy eater… I’m doing this post a little backwards because I really had this pizza in Rome, not Milan. I actually didn’t like Milan much at all. If you followed me during my travels you already know that. If not, you can read … Continue reading
In the flat and windy eastern plains of Colorado a town ravaged by tornadoes and wildfires sits uninhabited. The town is called Last Chance… Stay tuned as we travel the desolate towns of Colorado. The goal is to visit a ghost town once a month. I hope you enjoy!
This week’s post was a bit of a challenge, but me-oh-my it was delicious! When Taylor and I were in Venice we literally got lost trying to find a restaurant someone from back home told us about. “A hidden gem with melt-in-your-mouth gnocchi.” Making this meal at home was quite a workload, but it was … Continue reading
A Florence-inspired dinner for four… This week I’m excited to share some tasty recipes courtesy of Giada de Laurentiis. I didn’t have a lot of time to experiment because of the holidays, so I took a shot at some of her recipes. Inspiration = patio seating at a delicious restaurant in a little Florence square
Ciao! Benvenuto alla cena Roma! Greece offered some pretty fantastic cuisine but it only got better as we moved our way along the map to Rome. Italian food holds a special place in my heart. Although I don’t choose it most days out of the week (I’m a Mexican food junkie), I do love the … Continue reading
My favorite meal from Greece is now an easy meal at home. The only thing missing is the view of Acropolis.