London Getaway – Two days to see it all

There are times in your life when you can actually feel your horizons expanding. When you feel yourself opening up like a flower to all the weird and wonderful experiences this world has to offer. And trust me, that feeling is no less intoxicating in your forties as it in your teens. My niece Morgan and I were drunk on … Read More

New York: Gossip Girls Trip on a Broad City Budget

Want to experience New York on a budget? My friend Jonathan and I just got back. It was his first time in the city and I wanted to make sure he had a great time without blowing our budgets. My first airplane trip ever was a solo trip to New York (where did I ever get the courage?), so this … Read More

Collect experiences not things

Over the holidays, I did my annual Purge: cleaning out my drawers and closets so that life’s a little less cluttered. It reminds me that I’m still a work in progress when it comes to this important life lesson: collect experiences, not things. Because ultimately how you spend your money, is how you spend your life. My friend Jennifer’s parents … Read More