Two Days at Bok Tower Gardens

Two Days at Bok Tower Gardens

During another very hot Miami Friday afternoon, my fiancé Matt and I were brainstorming about something new to do for the Labor Day weekend. The weekend snuck up on us (the entire month had flown by), and we were behind the ball on planning activities. He and I are...
Exploring Luxembourg

Exploring Luxembourg

One of my favorite things about my two weeks in Germany was the ability to travel to nearby villages, cities, and countries. I traveled to Luxembourg on two separate occasions since it was less than an hour’s drive from where I was staying in the city of Bitburg....
Five Reasons to visit Solvang, California

Five Reasons to visit Solvang, California

Solvang and Los Olivos are two of my favorite new places! I have been to California many times. My cousin Tony lived in Los Angeles, and I often visited him. My friend lived in San Diego for several years, and work has taken me to San Francisco. Somehow for all these...
Welcome to my new blog!

Welcome to my new blog!

Here is where I will share all things I am passionate about, hoping to inspire others to infuse more travel, adventure, sustainability, and beauty into our lives. In my travel posts, I will always do my best to link the hotels, deals, and tips I discover along the...
An afternoon at Fairchild Tropical Garden

An afternoon at Fairchild Tropical Garden

Nestled in Coral Gables, about 35 minutes from Miami Beach, is the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. Fairchild is a scenic 83-acre botanical garden with a vast collection of rare tropical plants and features The Clinton Family Conservatory, with dozens of species of...
Home Thrift Store Finds So Far

Home Thrift Store Finds So Far

It’s been a very eventful year so far and I haven’t had the chance to thrift as much as I wanted to. However, a few weeks ago, I went to a Goodwill that’s not too far from where I live in Miami Beach. I love this location because of its proximity to...