If you’ve never heard of Ladurée you’re in for a treat – literally! It’s a Paris based elegant bakery that prides itself on quality, elegance, and an all around beautiful experience. As soon as we set foot into the bakery/restaurant, it was as though we were transported to another world, one where time moved slowly.
I’ve been working on setting goals for myself, both professionally and in my personal life, so I thought I’d share my “bucket list” with you! I’ll check off things I’ve already done at the top, and things I want to do yet at the bottom of the list. I’ve jotted down a few here, and […]
I love a good shirtdress (this one with a giant bow is only $21) almost as I love meaningful gifts and new jewelry!
Visit the full recap of the festival in my next post! We took this festival as an opportunity to get dressed up and wear authentic outfits, which is not only a cool cultural experience, it helped us blend right in! Feb-Mar of this year, we spent 6 weeks in Europe, and during our time in […]
Traveling through 8 countries in Europe over the course of more than a month changed my life in more ways than I could have ever dreamed of. Now that I’m home, I think I finally understand why Bilbo Baggins wasn’t satisfied with his comfortable life in Bag End after returning from his adventure with the […]
While in Rome, we spent some time exploring the ruins of the Colosseum, which has a sad and fascinating history. Once the site of gladiator battles, and the occasional naval battle when it was flooded, the Colosseum now stands a colossal testament to the former political and societal power the Roman Empire once commanded. It’s […]
Colmar, France is a beautiful little village in the Alsace wine region of France, which inspired the village in Beauty and the Beast! Colmar was also the home of the sculptor Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi, the artist who sculpted our Statue of Liberty! Located about 1 hour across the French/German border, this small town was full of classic French cuisine […]
During our time in Essen, Germany, we spent the night in a gorgeous castle called SchlossHotel HugenPoet (Schloss being the German word for castle). Built in 1248, this castle is creeping up on being 1,000 years old! Here are some gorgeous photos from our stay, and below I’ll tell you what we thought of this […]
There are flowers popping up everywhere in Germany, here area few of my favorite snapshots!
10 multi-story greenhouses, numerous acres of trees, flowers, bushes, and fountains, and beautiful walkways make up the beautiful BlumenGarten in Frankfurt, GR. For only €7, this greenhouse complex is an absolute must see! The buildings house things from native flowers and plants to tropical gardens as well as arid desertscapes and gorgeous rooms full of flowerbeds. […]