November 2019 | Recap

on December 2, 2019

November, where did you go?! This was a month of highs and lows for me… with a fun press trip but also a surgery and recovery. Personally I’m happy to see the back end of November and ready to move on into December. Here’s what I got up to this month! Continue reading

21 Stocking Stuffers for Travelers That Won’t Break the Bank

on November 26, 2019

If it can fit in a stocking, it can fit in a carry on! That’s why stocking stuffers are the ideal gifts for travel lovers. Chances are, if your loved one is a travel lover like me, they don’t want big, bulky, or expensive items for Christmas. Personally I prefer to spend my time (and money) up in the air, seeing the world, and material possessions just drag me down. I think this is a pretty common quality among those of us with wanderlust! Check out these stocking stuffers for travelers as you’re shopping this year. Continue reading

29 Things to do in Quebec City in Winter that are Worth Braving the Cold

on November 20, 2019

Quebec City is a magical place, no matter the season… but it’s particularly special in winter. You can trust me on that one. I just got back from my fourth trip to Quebec City and have now experienced it in all seasons! We wondered at the flutterings of the season’s first snowfall, bathed outdoors in a Nordic spa, and cuddled up inside with hot mulled cider. As I discovered, there are plenty of things  to do in Quebec City in winter. Continue reading

Gluten Free Quebec City: A Complete Guide

on November 16, 2019

This was my fourth visit to Quebec City, a place that has long had a special spot in my heart. How can I describe Quebec City to you? At the top of a steep hill, you find yourself in a pocket of fairytale French architecture, surrounded by cobbled streets and castles. But are there gluten free Quebec City options, or is this a fairytale you’ll go hungry in? Continue reading

October 2019 | Recap

on October 31, 2019

October is, as a rule, my favorite month of the year! The crisp leaves, the cooler weather, all the festivities and spookiness… and of course my birthday! After a very eventful past few weeks, this October didn’t disappoint! Continue reading

Birthday thoughts & a huge life update!

on October 29, 2019

I owe you all a big life update and today, I’m happy to deliver. I’ve just cozied up in a window seat at my favorite local coffee shop, with my classic almond milk cappuccino order. I suggest you grab your own hot beverage of choice, and join me for a chat (well, I’ll write, you read). Continue reading

11 Cheddar Gorge Walks You Need to Try on Your Next Visit

on October 22, 2019

Dan and I recently took a road trip through Somerset, where we stationed ourselves in Cheddar Gorge for a few days, and tried all the Cheddar Gorge walks we could. I’d just spent the last two months hunched over in the library studying for my board exams, so I gave Dan full travel planning powers. My only requirement was somewhere I could get fresh air. Continue reading

7 Things To Do in Frome, UK That You’ll Love

on October 18, 2019
Looking for things to do in Frome? Frome is England's new favorite village - filled with indie shops and cobbled streets. But is it more than a pretty face? #fromesomerset #fromeuk #fromeengland #somerset #thingstodoinfrome #whattodoinfrome #discoverfrome

Driving through the patchwork farmland that characterizes the English county of Somerset is more than picturesque – it’s the definition of classic English countryside. Then, you arrive in the cobbled, winding streets of Frome and ‘picturesque’ reaches a new level. During my recent Somerset road trip with Dan, I knew I wanted to visit this quaint little market town… but besides being cute, are there actually things to do in Frome? Continue reading