Eat+Stay+Play: Stockholm

Eat+Stay+Play Travel Guides, Travel

It’s Travel Tuesday and if you’re new around here, today’s post is another travel guide in my Eat+Stay+Play series. This post is all about Stockholm, but if you’re looking for other city guides you’ll find them under the Travel menu at the top or click here. Getting to Stockholm We arrived by overnight boat from […]

August 14, 2018

Eat+Stay+Play: Tallinn, Estonia

Eat+Stay+Play Travel Guides, Travel

It feels like forever since I’ve done an Eat+Stay+Play guide (by the way, you can access all of the guides here) so I’m really excited to bring you this guide for Tallinn, Estonia! First of all, I cannot believe we went to Estonia. It has such a far-and-away sound to it, doesn’t it? It’s been […]

August 7, 2018

Scandinavia Itinerary and Photo Diary


In what is the first of a few posts about our Scandinavia trip, I want to start by giving you a glimpse into our itinerary and share a little photo diary with you (I am still sorting through over 2,500 photos – praise be to cloud storage). I didn’t mean to leave you guys hanging […]

August 1, 2018

What I Wore in Scandinavia

Fashion, Travel

We are home from Scandinavia now and aside from swimming in loads of laundry things are pretty much back to normal. Hopefully you followed along on Instagram, because you may have noticed that last week I didn’t publish to the blog. Sometimes the balance of working full time and running my blog weighs heavily more […]

July 19, 2018

International Travel Tips


As frequent travelers we get asked a lot of questions, especially when it comes to international travel. It’s helpful to get advice from someone who has done this a lot, and although I really don’t like to call myself an expert on anything, I do feel that my husband and I have a lot of […]

June 26, 2018

Eat+Stay+Play: Santa Fe and Taos

Eat+Stay+Play Travel Guides, Travel

The Land of Enchantment was good to us. A spiritual vibe floats along desert winds, dancing through cottonwood trees and blanketing the mesas. I’ve only ever seen New Mexico from the window of an airplane and the snow-covered slopes of Taos ski valley, so I was ready to feel the warm early summer sun and […]

June 7, 2018

5 Hidden Gems in Europe to Travel to This Summer


It’s no secret around here that we love our summer trips to Europe. We’ve been doing it for over a decade and we’ve been to 20 countries so far. What might be a bit of a secret, though, are some of the lesser-known and off the beaten path locations we’ve discovered while visiting some of […]

May 22, 2018

The Kentucky Derby Experience: Part 2

Lifestyle, Travel

After spending a full weekend at Churchill Downs, I had to split the experience into two posts. Be sure to read my Kentucky Derby Experience: Part 1, which detailed our day at the track culminating in The Kentucky Oaks race. Today’s post is all about the main event – Derby Day! As most great days […]

May 10, 2018

The Kentucky Derby Experience: Part 1

Lifestyle, Travel

And they’re off! That’s what I was thinking as we boarding a plane on our way to Louisville for the 144th running of The Kentucky Derby. A little over a thousand miles and what felt like a thousand mint juleps later, I finally knew what it was like to behold those iconic twin spires and […]

May 8, 2018