July 2015

A weekend in Bermuda

In interesting facts: Bermuda is only a two-hour flight from New York City! I’ve always imagined that Bermuda is part of the cluster of Caribbean islands just south of Florida: Dominican Republic, Puerto Rica, Jamaica and so on. But it’s actually off the coast of South Carolina, a little oasis of soft sand and palm […]

July 14, 2015 Continue reading…

Of the moment // 7.10.15

One of the reasons why I blog is simply to have the space to write: getting things “on paper” helps me to process my feelings and organize my thoughts. I also love having a record of my life over the past few years: a place that holds all of my stories, my photos, the ups […]

July 10, 2015 Continue reading…

Postcard from 4th of July weekend

Despite having lived here for three years, this was my first 4th of July in New York City! I’m starting to learn that long weekends are my favorite to stay at home: you don’t have to deal with traffic or increased rates, the city is delightfully empty and you can spend that extra day off […]

July 9, 2015 Continue reading…

How to rock a red-eye flight

One of my greatest travel skills is being able to sleep on planes—and not just on planes, but on RED-EYES. The fact that I’m able to squeeze in at least a few hours of shut-eye when on long-haul flights from the USA to Europe/Middle East/Asia or even on the jaunt from the West Coast to […]

July 6, 2015 Continue reading…

Of the moment // 7.3.15

One of the reasons why I blog is simply to have the space to write: getting things “on paper” helps me to process my feelings and organize my thoughts. I also love having a record of my life over the past few years: a place that holds all of my stories, my photos, the ups […]

July 3, 2015 Continue reading…

Postcard from Otrobanda

This is my last postcard with all of the colorful buildings in Curacao, I promise–although, to be fair, I wish there could be more! Otrobanda is the neighborhood on the other side of the port in Willemstad–it literally means “the other side.” Once you cross over the floating bridge, you’re greeted by another row of […]

July 2, 2015 Continue reading…