• Symbols of peace in Barcelona
    Stories Things I Love

    Paris, Beirut, Baghdad

    In the past week I’ve been in Rome, London, and now Barcelona – all thriving cities with joyous people and so much to see and do. But I can’t write about travel right now.…

    November 17, 2015
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    Coffee Monday

    Coffee Monday | Exeter Street Bakery

    It’s Monday, and I’m working from my favorite neighborhood coffee shop. While in London, I’m living in Finsbury Park, which luckily for me has some great cafes, a wonderful Roman restaurant (coming to the blog soon),…

    October 26, 2015
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    Things I Love

    Top 10 Travel Instagram Accounts

    I admit it, I’m addicted to Instagram. Whether to escape into a daydream of far flung destinations, to help me plan trips and find the best coffee shops or scenic views in new cities, or…

    October 22, 2015
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    Guest Posts

    Guest Post! Kids and Costa Rica by April Lenz

    Hey everyone, I’m April from April’s Lush Lashes!  I’m a makeup-loving mommy of two boys; 9 and 2.  The majority of my time is spent filming makeup tutorials, driving my oldest to soccer practice,…

    October 14, 2015
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    The Best Meals I've Ever Had

    Thanasis Kebab

    Thanasis Kebab was the culmination of a week of eating and entertainment from Charis Kondylis, the spirited owner of Peter’s Cafe where I spent much of my time in Greece. At his cafe in Paros,…

    October 11, 2015
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    Things I Love

    Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    As many of you know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This time every year, we’re bombarded with pink ribbons and endless fundraising campaigns, and it can be easy to become desensitized. But breast cancer…

    October 10, 2015
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    WCW|Krizia Villanueva of Oak + Olive Vintage

    When Krizia Villanueva found found some dresser drawers at a garage sale, she didn’t think they were going to change her life. “I wasn’t like ‘oh I want to start refurnishing furniture now,” she…

    October 7, 2015
  • Athens Greece view
    Travel Stories and Tips

    A Week In Greece

    The very end of the summer is always my favorite time to travel, especially to the beach. The crowds have gone and the water has had all summer to warm, so it feels like a…

    October 6, 2015