Summer in San Francisco: Travel Guide

What to wear: I have been fooled by San Francisco one too many times. This time, I packed my Marmot down jacket and had zero regrets. I also packed a denim jacked for the sunny, warm days, but more often than not, I needed the jacket – mornings, evenings, out after dark. Stop at Everlane … Continue Reading

Auckland to Wellington: New Zealand Travel Guide

For my 30th birthday, Terry surprised me with a trip to New Zealand for 10 days in November. New Zealand is so overwhelming – in a good way. There are so many things to see and do. In fact, I had a complete trip planned, scrapped it, and started again from scratch. We flew out … Continue Reading

High Street Antique Shopping | Comfort, TX

Growing up in Boerne, Texas, I always heard about Comfort. This year especially, I’ve been taking out of town guests for an afternoon day trip there. It’s a 15 minute drive to a quiet town with some great finds. This trip, I was the chauffeur for my mom and her high school friend from Philadelphia. … Continue Reading

The All British Car Day | Boerne, TX

Every now and then Boerne surprises me with something new and different. This time it was the All British Car Day. MGs, Triumphs, Jaguars, Land Rovers, Minis, and more all pulled up onto the Main Plaza in town and popped the hoods. My cousin studied in Bristol and came along with me for a taste of Britain. … Continue Reading

48 Hours in San Francisco

Work took me to San Francisco for a whirlwind trip during a trip to Los Angeles. I was not looking forward to the freezing cold and biting wind with my LA wardrobe. Just when I had given up on San Francisco weather, the city redeemed herself. I hardly needed a jacket. The sun gave the city a … Continue Reading

A Day at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

I took off work on a Friday and did what any almost 30 year old does . . . headed straight for The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios in Los Angeles. There’s no way to say that without sounding like the end of a Nickelodeon show circa 1996. My boyfriend (who planned the whole … Continue Reading

Austin: Voodoo Doughnut

Some mornings you get up and feel like wheat Chex. Other days you get up and you want donuts. Today was a donut morning and we went for it. This was my first visit to Voodoo Doughnut and I got greedy. That M&M one? Mine. The Fruit Loops one? Also mine. I finished one, and that’s … Continue Reading