…The Art Edition

The air is slowly changing letting us know that Summer is drifting away and quite honestly, I’m besides myself!  I feel like I am one of the millions that do not want Summer to end or maybe it’s because once Summer is officially over, the months will rush by and a new year will be…

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Acre Baja

I was shocked that there weren’t more people dining at Acre Baja’s restaurant…the ambience alone will certainly lure you in while the farm to table fare indulges ones appetite!  I was initially drawn to this off the beaten hotel because of their treehouse accommodations because honestly, who wouldn’t want to be perched high above the…

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April 28, 2018

April 28, 2018, I woke up unsure of how to go about my day.  Usually on this date, I would be wandering the streets of a new city in a country I have never been to before but on April 28 of 2018, I woke up in the city I have been waking up to…

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Like A Kid In A Candy Shop

Whoever was the creative and imaginative mind behind the set-up of Glossier’s San Francisco pop-up shop located inside of Rhea’s Cafe, I applaud you!  The cafe has been transformed into a small space of wonders where apothecary jars are filled with balm dot calm and candy jars filled with, well, mini candies!  You are also…

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The Land of Grapes and Wineries

Last years Napa trip was put on hold due to the devastating fires and being that it had been years since I have visited the land of grapes and wineries, I was happy to return!  It’s easy to get caught up in tourist destinations…we want to experience it for ourselves to see what all the…

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The Ludlow Hotel

I woke up this morning reminiscing on some of the fantastic and beautiful hotels I have stayed at and not only did it have me thinking that I am in desperate need of a vacation but, I would love to share the what and why’s of what makes these hotel so special…The Ludlow Hotel …aww The…

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Fueled

6 AM came I couldn’t force myself to fight with the snooze button, I mean, it was my day off for goodness sake so, I relieved myself of the nine minute intervals of my alarm going off and shut it down completly!  By 8 AM, I was slowly rising.  By 8:30 I had checked most…

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Berkeley: Guided By Shauntee Joseph

“…STOP.  Don’t be afraid.  Punch fear in the throat” a pretty valid way to look at life and the goals you have set in place for yourself and also a great motto to have as we head into the the New Year!  Outgoing and sweet spirited, Shauntee Joseph of Starfish And Coffee Kids guided me…

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