This is a blog of my daily life.

I am a/an:

  • wife
  • first time mom
  • aspiring chef
  • photographer (see my work on instagram @hollyontheblog haha)
  • translator for my parents who forget their words at times…
  • advocator of being nice and not being a fake $&^*!
  • dermatology rep
  • lover of all things dog related
  • music lover (BON JOVI RULES)
  • philanthropist
  • jersey girl
  • interior decorator (in my eyes)
  • opinionated
  • optimistic
  • NY Giants/Yankees Fan
  • family oriented
  • traveler
  • social butterfly
  • advice giver
  • hugger (I prefer hugs over shaking hands!)
  • dog mom
  • godmother to Rosie girl 🙂
  • queen of cursing (oops sorry!)
  • hopeless romantic
  • narcoleptic movie watcher
  • shopaholic
  • foodie (but I cannot remember names of restaurants unless I blog about them)
  • NYC lover (bet you didn’t see that one coming, Dan!)
  • road warrior (I drive in NYC & Jersey everyday…some may call me crazy)
  • planner
  • perfectly imperfect (thanks Heidi Powell!)
  • funny person (I love humor and find myself funny-looking too…)
  • creative, sometimes…
  • sister of the year with my sister, Steph
  • proud cousin

Things that make me happy:

  • my husband, Dan
  • my daughter, Harper
  • my dog, Thor
  • any dog I see, meet, and usually end up petting
  • watching my husband with our daughter
  • my family
  • seeing our nieces smile, laugh and grow
  • my friends
  • Penn State
  • Christmas
  • most days in NYC
  • my job
  • my blog
  • other people’s blogs
  • replaying the time when I introduced Dan to everyone as “Rachel’s coworker” (hahahahaha)
  • old pictures, especially in the stages where my friends and I were losing our baby teeth
  • learning new things
  • meeting new people
  • stoli-O and soda
  • Hunterdon County
  • hugs
  • letters in the mail
  • opening Dan’s mail for him
  • bagel bomb sandwiches
  • Reusable water bottles
  • buying Thor new toys and treats
  • sushi
  • Summit
  • our new washer and dryer and the song it sings when the cycle is complete
  • smart and successful women in high professional positions (girl power!)
  • Going to the mall
  • a good glass of wine
  • changing my name to my husband’s last name
  • people accepting people at their worst
  • jokes
  • children’s movies (Casper is my favorite…still)
  • Christmas cards
  • new kitchen gadgets and appliances
  • giving presents
  • when my house is tidy (aka RARE because I’m very messy)
  • Starbucks Iced Green Tea or Passion Tango
  • volunteering
  • going to Church
  • texting
  • making things in my slow cooker
  • Pope Francis
  • facetime
  • my friends getting married and engaged
  • teaching a person something new
  • going to Target and pretending to redecorate our whole home
  • science- especially science involving skincare
  • Coffee Cake Muffins (Steph, I blame YOU!)
  • theSkimm
  • free samples from Sephora
  • when Dan does the dishes
  • anything from Athleta
  • liking things on Facebook
  • macaroni and cheese
  • turning 30…how did that happen so quick?
  • reading the news
  • trying to cook rice, and always burning it
  • cranberry lime seltzer (polar brand) or cherry seltzer
  • talking about the Meadery with the Oberson’s
  • attending weddings
  • travelling
  • seeing Dan play with Thor and hold babies
  • having parties at Club Ponzo
  • hosting family
  • sleepovers on school nights (I mean work nights)
  • popsugar articles and thinking that Rachel writes them all…
  • happy hour/dinner with my girl friends
  • etsy
  • walking aimlessly around the city and looking at the buildings/decorations
  • a good coupon
  • dubsmash
  • snapchat
  • instagram
  • facebook (when people aren’t verbally attacking each other)
  • sending packages in the mail
  • a good s’more
  • hot tea after a cold day
  • Christmas decorations
  • crafting
  • the jersey shore
  • penn state football games
  • seeing a good concert
  • trying a new restaurant
  • reminiscing with old friends
  • babies, I love holding babies
  • Sundays consisting of a good meal, sweatpants, and a blanket


You can email me at:  hollyontheblog@gmail.com


You can follow me on instagram @HOLLYontheBLOG

Anne Lee Photography
Anne Lee Photography




One Comment Add yours

  1. femvestige says:

    Hi Holly, I have nominated you for the Liebster Award: https://femvestige.wordpress.com/2017/02/07/the-liebster-award/ . ~Sarah


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