By popular demand, here is my new favorite banana bread recipe that I have been posting about in my insta stories a lot lately! I wish I could say that I perfected the recipe myself after years of baking and fine-tuning, but really I stumbled across this after googling “best banana bread” or something equally original and nuanced. But I have to say, this one really was as advertised and I have found myself making it almost every single weekend since as it is such a crowd pleaser
We are so thrilled to announce that Baby Melling #3 is on its way . . . and (as the pictures above announce) we’re having another boy! I still can’t believe that we are going to have 3 kids. 🙂
This past weekend, we took the kids to see the Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanical Gardens and it was awesome. It’s basically a ton of model trains zipping around replicas of 150 NYC landmarks, all created using natural materials like bark and leaves. The details were unreal, and I can’t believe how much work must have gone into creating it all. People are awesome.
Confession: I have always loved beauty products, to the point of it being a borderline problem (at least for my bank account and bathroom storage space). I think the solo CVS pharmacy in my college town must have experienced a dramatic decline in revenue upon my graduation. I’m the girl who never gets a basket when I walk into Sephora…