Today, I’m sharing 7 of the lessons we’ve learned throughout our 7 years of marriage so that someday we can look back on this post and reminisce. What having a happy and fun marriage really boils to is having good communication, and putting each other first. I’d love to hear what you’ve learned from your relationships too, so please leave a comment at the end of this post and let us learn from you too.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, aka “The Met”, is the United State’s largest art museum, and one of the largest art museums anywhere in the world. The Met is 2.2 Million square feet large, and houses more than 2 million works of art, archaeological finds, statues, pieces of jewelry, historical garments, rare texts, weapons, small replica buildings inside, and even the world’s oldest surviving piano from the same Italian man who invented the instrument. Here’s everything you need to know before visiting The Met, along with some of my favorite things about this incredible museum.
I haven’t posted in a few weeks, because I have had arguably the worst few weeks of my life. Now that I’ve recovered enough to type again, I wanted to update you about what’s been going on with me. Please be advised that this post has descriptions of injuries, discusses fertility issues, surgery, and sexual harassment, all of which may be upsetting to read. If these topics upset you, please skip this post, and enjoy one of my other more positive travel & lifestyle articles instead. This will be the only place I discuss this.
The Veranda, an oceanfront restaurant with strong Nordic influences, uses wild-harvested, hyper-seasonal ingredients, a few molecular gastronomy techniques, and freshly caught seafood to create masterful expressions of flavor. By doing so, this exquisite restaurant takes diners on a tasting tour along Maine’s breathtaking rocky coastline, through beautiful meadows, and finally into Maine’s dense majestic forests. Here’s why it was one of my favorite meals I’ve ever had.
Acadia National Park, established in 1929, is one of the most beautiful national parks in the nation. This 47,000-acre nature sanctuary has more than 155 miles of marked hiking paths, 45 miles of drivable roadways, and is the fifth smallest National Park in the nation, but one of the 10 most popular to visit, receiving around 3 million visitors annually. Here’s everything you need to know about planning a visit to this breathtaking outdoor escape.
When we visited Maine’s Acadia National Park and the surrounding towns for my birthday, I was so thrilled to see meadow after meadow bursting with colorful lupine flowers. Here are some interesting things to know about lupine and the abundant meadows filled with these gorgeous flowers, along with some of my favorite photos of them from our trip.
Our final brunch in Charleston at Palmetto Café was delightful, which is located just steps away from the Gucci store at Belmond Charleston Place. It may seem like I say every meal we had in Charleston was one of my favorites because I only write about the very best places we’ve eaten. Believe me when I say that this was one of the best brunches I’ve had in ages.
There are few things more relaxing at the end of a long, arduous day than a relaxing soak in a bubble bath. After a hard workout, a long day of site seeing, or a hot summer day, a refreshing shower is my favorite way to feel rejuvenated. That’s why I’m sharing my favorite bubble bath & shower essentials, all things I already own and love, in order to help you elevate your relaxation experience. I’ll also let you in on a few of my secrets for relaxing to the fullest in the bath or shower.
Peninsula Grill’s head chef, Executive Chef Graham Dailey, trained under the late famed Chef Anthony Bourdain for two years, and later earned a degree from Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, France. He was also the first American to work at three-star, Michelin-rated Hotel Lutetia in Paris. His culinary expertise, creativity, and the quintessentially “Charleston” atmosphere of Peninsula Grill make this Relais & Châteaux property one of South Carolina’s best restaurants.
I’m answering your questions about Walt Disney World, including how to make your Walt Disney World vacation as luxurious as possible by adding on VIP tours, rare dining experiences, yacht tours, private fireworks viewing, and so much more, along with questions about what to wear, what to pack, where to eat, and so much more!
The animal print outfit I wore to Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World was comfortable, kept me cool, and was only $22! Here’s what I wore at Disney’s nature & wildlife themed park.