The first snow fall of the year is today in New York City and if you know me, you know that I love the snow. Though what I mean by “love” is that I love watching it from indoors and going out in it *occasionally*. You will never find me hiking a snow covered mountain. That shit is bonkers. But when I saw all the … Continue reading What To Do When It Snows
One of my friends and colleagues went to a few different cities in Scandinavia this week and I SO enjoyed following along via his Instagram. I’d given him a bunch of recommendations for Oslo and Stockholm before left and one of my recommendations was go eat at a restaurant in Aker Brygge. Aker Brygge (pronounced Ah-ker Breh-ger) is a strip of newly developed shopping, apartments, … Continue reading PSA: There’s a Burger Joint in Oslo!
Since I’ve moved and resettled again, I’ve been looking to make up for my lost trip to Reykjavik. Two nights ago I was thinking about the cities that I could easily visit in the US for a weekend and see most (or all) of it and Denver, Colorado came to mind. The company I work for just opened a studio there, so I could visit … Continue reading Itching to Travel Again!
When I going to New Orleans in 2015, I knew I’d have a lot of time by myself since my friend was going to be there on business and having to work most of the time during the day. But being the super capable solo traveler that I am, this was a feature, not a bug (as the kids say these days). I Googled yoga … Continue reading Working Out on Holiday (New Orleans, LA)
When I was scrolling through my photos from my trip to San Francisco in 2009 recently, I saw my photos of all the seals at Pier 39 and thought, “AWWWW. SO CUTE.” And then my mind switched to, “But why are they all there?” There is a high probability that everyone on the planet who knows of these adorable mammals already knows the answer to … Continue reading The Sea Lions at Pier 39 (San Francisco, CA)
I’ve had the same travel bag (or purse, whatever) since 2008 and I’ve happily used it since it was gifted to me. There are lots of pockets and it’s plain black, so it goes with everything. But I’ve always hated the shape and how it lays on my body, so since I’m a working adult, I decided to buy myself a new one for this … Continue reading New Bag Alert!