5 Great Things to Do in NYC at Christmas

This weekend I checked off a maaaaaaaaajor item off my bucket list: experiencing New York City during the holidays. I say it all the time, but never in my life did I ever imagine the day I'd actually set foot in New York City, let alone during the holidays. Growing up this was something I…

10 Delicious Reasons to Visit Mystic, CT

While we've been living in Connecticut for six months, it took us only six seconds to go visit Mystic. And we've been back, virtually every weekend, ever since. Tucked between Groton and Stonington, this unofficial municipality is a charming seaport village with a huge secret: its thriving food and drink scene.Β Β Settled in 1654, Mystic was…

6 Instagram Accounts I Love to Follow

OK, we all love Instagram. But we also spends HOURS on it, every single day. Recently I've tried to become more mindful of the accounts I follow, and how much time I spend mindlessly scrolling through my feed. For me, I like to follow accounts that inspire me or make me smile. Here are six…

8 Great Things to Do in Acadia National Park

Nothing soothes the soul like nature. Earlier this month we ran away to Maine, which is quickly becoming one of our favorite states. The region reminds me so much of the Pacific Northwest, it hurts. Maine is beautiful and scenic, lush and vibrant, with mild temperatures and zero humidity.Β In mid-October, the road to Maine was…