Life, Luxury, and Locals: 20 Photos of Our Trip to Panama, Central America

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  Y’all. We recently took a whirlwind trip down to Central America and landed in PANAMA.     You want to know something? IT WAS EVERYTHING. These types of trips really refresh my spirit and renew my sense of go-get-em. The day to day gets drab, you know? Camaraderie, ocean, sand, food, and relaxation we’re […]

A First-Time Traveler In Paris, France

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    I know, I know, I haven’t gotten the chance to write much about this, but last year, I dropped everything and went to PARIS.   How often is it, that all of the stars align to make this possible? I had a few vacation days to spare. My kids were with family. My […]

Out and About in Old San Juan: The Puerto Rican Flag

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I went to Puerto Rico for the first time last month, and I seriously wondered why I had never been! It’s such a beautiful, tropical place to visit, so close and it’s a U.S. territory so travelers don’t even need a passport. We went walking in Old San Juan, a historic place with colorful buildings […]

Great Italian Restaurant: Ottava Via in Detroit

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While the weather is good, get out and get a good back patio seat at Ottava Via in Detroit’s Corktown. It is such a cute place to eat or just grab a drink! They serve the best pizzas, salads, assorted meats and cheeses and more! It was mid-week when we went so it wasn’t crowded […]

Photo: Beautiful Sunset Over Mission Bay

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This sunset. Absolutely gorgeous! I was at the Bahia Landing on Mission Bay, just in time. We were eating dinner, and everyone stopped to stare and take photos of this marvelous sight. The hues of orange and yellow are just radiant.

A Look Back: Sunny Seattle Summer Visit

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    Seattle is definitely at the top of my list of favorite weekend destinations for the summer! I took my mom and she loved it too, so I thought to post our photos just in time for this year’s good weather. There are so many things to do in Seattle but we stayed outdoors […]

Go for a hike, jog or bike ride in Rose Canyon, San Diego

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    San Diego is known for its great weather and there are plenty of outdoor activities to choose from. We love to hike different trails and ended up in Rose Canyon for a work out session. It is a great alternative to the gym and indoor classes. This particular part near the 52 highway […]

A Look Back: My Visit to the Camden Markets, London

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Just in time for summer! The weather is good and its time to get outside. Go to the Camden Markets in London for a day of shopping and enjoy the sun. Here are a few photos that I took of all of the cool things you can buy.

Comfortable Flying on Air Berlin: Business Class

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This was my first time flying Air Berlin and I had a great experience! I flew in the business class on a long haul flight from LA to Dusseldorf and back. I’m happy to say that the seat met my number one requirement: a flat bed! It also came with a pillow and blanket so […]

Christmas Market: Gendarmenmarkt, Berlin Germany

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Just sharing a few photos of one of the Christmas markets in Berlin that I made it to during the holidays. The markets are open from the end of November to the end of December each year. Gendarmenmarkt is located centrally in Berlin Mitte and is one of the most popular Christmas markets in the […]