13 Unique Things to do in Jacksonville Florida

Jacksonville has so much to offer from downtown to "Jax Beach" and even in-between, there is a lot to do. I visited here with my mom on a trip around northeast Florida. We had four jam-packed days to try the coolest things to do in Jacksonville. Before visiting, I did a lot of research and

The Perfect 3 Day New Orleans Itinerary

Don't worry if you think three days isn't enough time to see New Orleans, I'm going to share the perfect 3-day New Orleans itinerary so that you can make sure to see and do the top touristy things but also check out some more off the beaten path things to do and some unique experiences

Top Experiences in New Orleans (Even If You Don’t Drink/Party)

The reputation of Bourbon Street stands out as something that kind of "summarizes" New Orleans to many people, but there is so much more to the city than partying on Bourbon Street (although there's nothing wrong with doing that, too!). When I planned my trip to New Orleans with my friend Sam - who doesn't

Back to Ohio to See Family + What I Bought For Our New House

A few weeks ago, Ben and I went to Ohio to visit my family and friends. I get so excited to go home! Since 2012, it was just a visit once a year (July) since I was all the way in India. But, this year, I had to come back from India to Ohio in

Gossip Girl Guide to NYC

In this Gossip Girl Guide to New York City, I'm laying out all the iconic spots to visit on your next trip! When it comes to movies and TV shows, you have places that are merely settings and places that become characters on their own. New York City, without fail, manages to become its own

Living in a Van Full Time: How to Travel the World in a Van

Ever heard of "van life" or seen those wanderlust-worthy photos of couples traveling around in an old-school VW van looking like the most free-spirited people ever? Living in a van full time is what Nadia and David do, so I asked them to take a minute to tell you guys what van life is and

6 New England Towns That Feel Like a Real Life Stars Hollow

“I will follow, where you lead….” It took me a long time to watch Gilmore Girls. Though the show originally aired from 2000-2007, I didn’t catch a single episode ‘til 2018, when I began streaming it on Netflix. I was quickly hooked. The quirky Lorelai and her intelligent daughter Rory are a great duo, and