Category Archives: Travel

New Zealand Adventure Part 2

02.16.17 / no comments

Wanaka was low key as we spent the day wandering around the town and doing some grocery shopping. We grabbed our first meal since Queenstown at an Indian Restaurant in town and went back to our condo to do some much-needed relaxing and laundry. We left Wanaka the next morning to make our way to Punakaiki […]

New Zealand Adventure pt 1

12.27.16 / no comments

Scott and I spent 11 days in New Zealand last month. It was amazing. Neither of us had done much internationally traveling so this was a big deal trip for us. We wanted to see as much of the country as possible during our short stay and opted to drive ourselves across the country and […]

Twin Peaks Birthday

12.17.15 / no comments

For my birthday we took a trip that had been on my list for ages. We went up to the PNW to visit the town of Twin Peaks. Now of course Twin Peaks is a fictional town made up for TV but the real town exists in Snoqualmie Valley, Washington right outside of Seattle. We […]

Bay Area Food

07.23.14 / one comment

I had so many food pictures from our trip to the Bay Area that I decided they warranted their own post. The last time I visited the Bay Area Cinnaholic did not exist and I was anxious to try it. Given our limited time we only had a few chances to eat out and so we […]

Fourth of July Trip

07.09.14 / no comments

It had been over 4 years since Scott and I took a vacation together so we decided to take a 4 day trip to the Bay Area over the Fourth of July holiday. We had only been there once before in 2007 and wanted to explore the area more while also checking out Santa Cruz […]

Seabirds Kitchen

02.27.14 / one comment

This past Sunday, Scott and I were in Costa Mesa and had the pleasure of eating at the new-ish Seabirds Kitchen. I had no idea that Seabirds had grown out of their famous food truck and into an actual brick and mortar restaurant so I was very excited when I discovered that we were less than a […]


07.19.13 / one comment

I’m happy to be back in Los Angeles after a 10 day trip to both New York City and my hometown of New Orleans. The first leg of the trip was spending 6 days in NYC with my mom. We went shopping, to museums (the Met and MOMA) and to the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens. It […]