Here, you'll find Travel Guides for the various cities I have been honored to visit: 

travel guides

Here, you'll find my Travel Guides, filled with my personal recommendations. I hope they encourage and inspire you in your travels!


The holidays have come and gone — and January already seems to be flying by! I have been so excited to begin sharing new recipes, and then I realized… I skipped right over the holiday season! Last month, Ben and I traveled home for the holidays. Because Ben is a Business Instructor, he has a full month off […]


I once read that the very first thing you do in the morning sets the tone for your entire day. You may press ‘snooze’ over and over, scroll through your e-mail or Instagram, or rush to your computer to begin your day. Last year, I rushed to my computer to begin my day — and it led to serious overwhelm. This […]


Over the past few months, Beautycounter has become my absolute favorite beauty brand. My skin is softer, smoother, brighter, and more even than ever before, and I wholeheartedly believe it’s due to these safely-produced beauty products! Since choosing veganism, I’ve become way more aware of how everything we do — what we eat and what we wear — […]


Lately, it’s been rare for Ben and I to have a weekend at home — but this weekend was one of those weekends! We were able to just enjoy our city and experience a beautiful summer weekend. On Friday, we started our weekend with date night at a new-ish restaurant. We didn’t plan on going out for dinner, but […]


Summer is officially here. I spent the longest day of the year squeezing in a morning and evening workout, designing at With Grace and Gold, and watching The Bachelorette. (Thank goodness it’s back on after a week away!) Now that summer is here, Ben and I can get started on our Summer Bucket List and […]

multi-wheel suitcase

taqueria cook book

baublebar earrings

scalloped sandal

Summer is just around the corner; a season filled with travel, fresh recipes from my garden, and colorful summer accessories. Here are my top picks:

summer travel shop