Travel Diary: From the Top of Wine Country

There’s something about Napa that’s serene, rustic and romantic. Maybe it’s the stillness of the vineyards. Maybe it’s the northern air. Or, maybe it’s just all the wine you’re served. Regardless, it’s becoming a favorite destination spot for Jake and I, especially because we can do it in a weekend. We did a series of tastings at different wineries. Below are photos from our trip. I included a few details…. Read more

Travel Diary: Documenting the Mediterranean

I think the Mediterranean and I could spend a lifetime together. Except I would get nothing done. My brain is on hiatus right now. This part of the world is certainly among my favorites. The people are kind, the gelato is sweet and the sea is refreshingly salty. My husband and I have been traveling the Italian coast by boat with family and friends. I already shared how beautiful parts of…. Read more

Staycation 101

I love to travel. The sights, the food, the people… perhaps a mojito (or two) on the beach. Vacation is good for the soul. But, traveling is also time-consuming, costly and requires a lot of prep work. Flights, hotels, laundry, dog sitter, etc. etc. etc. Plus, we’re in full-blown wedding season right now— which means there are no vacation days to spare. This is why you need a staycation. There’s no…. Read more