As we cruise towards fall, it's time to seize the (vacation) day! As I entertain ideas of US-based destinations, I fortuitously got the latest Four Seasons eZine. I am a huge fan of the Four Seasons and when you add one of my favorite places, Santa Barbara, I am giddy with excitement! Especially, with the … Continue reading Late Summer Splash!
With a little planning you can enjoy a light suitcase and plenty of stylish outfits for your weekend away!
Hello, dear readers! I am struggling with the fact that it is the end of June of 2018. Where did this year go?? Between settling into my new place, rediscovering my favorite city as a #backyardtourist, and working A LOT the past 6 months have flown by! I have been seriously neglectful about posting and … Continue reading Summer Hiatus or Just Laziness?
Product review for Rothy’s Pointed Flats - Do they live up to the hype?
Yesterday was my birthday - a milestone year, if you believe in that sort of thing. Unlike years past, I wasn’t on any foreign adventure or fantastic trip. I love to travel on my birthday because it combines my cardinal rule for birthdays (one day, of 365, that is all about you) and my desire … Continue reading Has Travel Made Me A Better Person?
Hello, readers! Srping hasn’t quite sprung here in D.C. but you wouldn’t know it by the scores of visitors everywhere. From the crowds at the museums to the throngs along the Tidal Basin, out-of-town guests are making the most of Spring Break despite the chilly temperatures and the stiff breezes. I hosted my own out-of-town … Continue reading A Blooming Good Time!
Filed under: Getting the Most out of Life! It’s Monday. The day that brings distress to many, judging by memes like these: For me, Monday is a chance to start fresh. Shake of any frustrations of the past week, get started on something new, and look forward to something new; you never know what the … Continue reading How to Find the Joy in Mondays
I cannot believe it has been 74 days since I posted! If you have visited my site in the past and bothered to come back, thank you!!! As mentioned in my last post, I recently moved back to Washington, D.C. and the past 3 months have been wonderful but it has taken me much long … Continue reading Springtime in Washington, D.C.
Dear Reader, Thank you for sticking with my little blog through the lulls in posting. The end of 2017 (actually, the last half) was a whirlwind and hasn’t slowed down much. With a cross-country move, a multi-week trip to Africa and England, and the creation of the massive work deliverable that came out of the … Continue reading A New Year, A New View, & Too Much To Do
Hello, readers! The east coast of America is in the grip of a deep freeze. Following the insane nor'easter from the past two days, temperatures are low, low, low. In fact, in my new (old) city of Washington, D.C. it is a chilly 12°F/-11°C right now. Brrrr! If you follow my blog, you know that … Continue reading Finding the Beauty in the Everyday