Reflect, Recharge, Reset…Or So I Thought…

I happily clicked away booking my flight for Oaxaca and aimlessly looked at various websites and social media accounts to discover the know how’s and things to do in Oaxaca…Puerto Escondido and Oaxaca City respectfully. That was in September through early December. Mid December came rolling around and things were still going fairly well until…

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Catch

I don’t know what it is about Hawaii but I automatically get Maluma’s Hawai song trapped in my head! It’s catchy. It’s a vibe. It makes you want to do a nice little two step when it comes on. But it wasn’t the song that had me shimmying at the table but rather the delicious…

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Blue Escape

As I looked at the view one final time from my window, I was slowly filled with sadness, the type of sadness I usually feel when leaving a vacation that my soul so desperately needed. I wasn’t ready to walk away from this beautiful island just yet. I felt that there was more for me…

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40 Vines

When you can’t go to France, you go to the next best option which is Napa and that’s exactly where I spent my birthday a couple of weeks ago. Being that I’ve never indulged myself in the entire Napa Valley experience, I decided to book a room at the North Block hotel, a quaint and…

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Moments

2020 was supposed to be the year of firsts for me. It was going to be my first time traveling to Paris and London. It was going to be my first time experiencing Coachella. And it was supposed to be my first time visiting Chicago for something more than a layover for a friends birthday.…

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The Way I See It

Originally I had plans to write a post about reconnecting to a city I once loved but now I’m realizing we are going to all have to learn how to reconnect; whether it be in our social space, our work space, our partners, the things that bring us the upmost joy: travel, dining out, concerts…

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2020 Vision

Goodness, it’s been a while since I posted anything but since I am back, can we just enjoy these snowfall pics from Joshua Tree I was able to take in this past Monday.  I have been to Joshua Tree several times now but, this was the first time I experienced snow here…hell, snow in California…

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