This past February, my mother and I went on a girls trip to Miami over a long weekend. She and I both like to look at museums, funky shops, and eat similar cuisine, so we had a blast together! It was so great to spend time with her and explore new-to-me places in Miami, especially … Continue reading An Artsy Long Weekend in Miami
Happy Memorial Day weekend!!! We've now been socially isolated for over two months, so I am popping on to share some recipes I've made recently. I'll start with some that I can personally vouch for from the internet, and will follow that up with some recipes I put together using what I have in the … Continue reading Quarantine Cooking
The world has changed so much since my last full post, and doing monthly recaps just doesn't seem feasible right now. Living in quarantine, days blend from one to the next with no real delineation. Weeks crawl by or fly by. With many people around the world in a similar situation, it's helpful to think … Continue reading Quarantine Routine
With a four-day weekend coming up, my husband and I decided to hop on a plane and head south to Charleston, South Carolina. With a long NYC winter on the horizon we wanted to get out of town and have a relaxing few days to wander around a new city. A charming bakery framed by … Continue reading The Perfect Long Weekend in Charleston
Heading to Miami for a week? There's no dearth of options in the area. However if you're like me, a bit sun/beach averse, you may be more interested in exploring neighborhoods and getting a feel for what the area is really like. My husband and I just spent a lovely week down there soaking up … Continue reading A Week in Miami Itinerary
With NYC fully in the grasp of winter, I’ve been dreaming of a warm getaway to the Caribbean. If you have your trip booked and are looking to plan two full weeks, look no further! My dream itinerary will take you to the capital, the countryside, and of course the beach - all without being … Continue reading Two Week Dream Itinerary in the Dominican Republic – without the Resorts!
Ah, the Dominican Republic. This wonderful island filled with bustling cities, laid back beach towns, and of course, beaches. If you're planning your first trip there or just need some guidance, look no further! I love reading packing lists, and especially posts about 'what's in my bag!' so wanted to share my tried and true … Continue reading Things I Always Pack for the Dominican Republic – and What I’d Never Bring