Eataly x Nico Osteria

Since I’ve been spending so much time away from home this year (between caring for my grandmother in Florida, our friend’s wedding in Vegas, and last week’s media trip to Finland), I’ve been seeing a LOT less of my friends…


The Perfect Jeans

“Perfect happiness is a beautiful sunset, the giggle of a grandchild, the first snowfall. It’s the little things that make happy moments, not the grand events. Joy comes in sips, not gulps.“ — Sharon Draper


London || Platform 9 3/4

At the risk of embarrassing myself completely, I have to admit that my whole family and I are all HUGE fans of Harry Potter. We used to go to all the midnight releases of the books back when I was…


Remaining Ashore

“The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.“ — Vincent Van Gogh


Channeling Beauty & the Beast

“Once upon a time, in a faraway land, a young prince lived in a shining castle. Although he had everything his heart desired, the prince was spoiled, selfish, and unkind. But then, one winter’s night, an old beggar woman came…