As I think most any homeowner would tell you, houses are an ever-evolving project. From the day you move in, to the day you leave, you become stewards for … Continue reading Our Home: DIY Renovations
Collectively, it seemed that we New Englanders were a little down on this winter and the amount of snow we’d received this season… that is until … Continue reading Lately: Snow!
While we’ve been fortunate enough to go on several memorable trips over the last 10 or so years together, more often than not, the destinations have … Continue reading Trip Planning: South West England
Somewhat unintentionally, this past weekend became an “Orvis” weekend. Well, I guess every weekend with us becomes an Orvis weekend, and this one just stood out … Continue reading A Map & Menu Weekend: 02.03-02.05
It took us nearly two whole days to install, and even involved a very apprehensive Michael cutting (!) our beloved marble countertops, but we are so … Continue reading Lately: What We’re Cooking
In the last nearly five years of blogging, we’ve always thought of Map & Menu as a place of positivity. The site has served as an … Continue reading Thoughts on Positivity
Although last month’s trip to DC ended on a sour note, every moment up until the break-in made this trip one for the books! As a reminder, Orvis won … Continue reading Washington, D.C.
We ended up staying at Hotel Fauchere twice last month, once on the drive down to DC and once more on the trip home. The second stay … Continue reading December at Hotel Fauchere
It’s no secret that we love hotels. In fact, more often than not, we’ll end up planning entire vacations around a single hotel property, so writing … Continue reading 2016 Best of Hotels