8 decadent milkshake recipes for when you really want to indulge

S'mores Milkshake recipe

If you give a kid a milkshake, he'll like you a lot. But if you give a kid unlimited milkshakes, he'll love you forever. * * * Two weeks ago, I was invited to experience Johnny Rockets 2.0. The theme restaurant recently underwent a complete brand refresh, ditching its 50s diner vibe in favor of a more modern dining experience. No more jukeboxes. No more dancing servers dressed in soda … READ MORE!

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Mid-summer check-in

Toddler eating hot dog bun

So here's a funny story: After a month and a half of not posting anything on Instagram, I decided last week to share a new photo. Of course, I happened to post when Instagram's hashtags were broken, so only 21 people ended up liking this ridiculously adorable photo of Asa eating a hot dog bun. (Previously, I averaged 80-100 likes per photo.) Le sigh. Anyway, I wanted you to know that I'm … READ MORE!

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Why I’ve been spending less time blogging

My favorite summer straw hat! Talking about blogging and journalism on A Girl Named PJ.

I just glanced at my archives and realized that I've only written 18 posts in 2016. Eighteen! A-list bloggers (and many mid-tier bloggers, too) will publish 18 posts in that amount of days. And if they hustle, some can even get 18 posts up on their site in a week. Normally, I'd be ashamed of my lack of productivity, but there's a good reason why I've been neglecting the blog … READ MORE!

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Yes way rosé: 6 American wines you must try this summer

Yes Way Rosé: Summer dining inspiration and rose wine recommendations on A Girl Named PJ

For many of us, our first foray into rosé was sneaking sips of mom's White Zinfandel. When we got to college, ordering blush wine felt immature, so we switched to Chardonnay and Pinot Grigio. Eventually -- reluctantly, perhaps? -- we moved on to red wines, choosing easy-to-drink varieties like Pinot Noir. Years later … READ MORE!

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