Escaping the Winter Blues

Get More Sunlight Between shorter daylight hours and and dropping temperatures, we tend to get unbelievably sun deprive during the winter, affecting both our mood and health. I’ve found that it  a difference to get outside and catch what little. My little secret to making that happen is finding a local conservatory. I especially love going to the one on Belle…
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Third Day Hair

Does anyone else kind of hate styling their hair all the time? For special occasions, I love it. But having to repeat the same steps day in and day out becomes such a chore. Whenever I’m traveling, the last thing I want to do is spend thirty minutes in my hotel room fixing my hair instead of being out exploring.…
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Seafari Cruise: Kenmare, Ireland

Having missed out on two days in Ireland, I had some tough choices to make as to what I would have to skip. Seafari, for me, was non-negotiable. Seafari Cruises is run by Captain Ray, perhaps the greatest embodiment of an Irishman you’ll find in all of Kerry. When he’s not running the cruises, he’s still out on the sea,…
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Franklin Cider Mill

Today made my family and I made our annual pilgrimage to Franklin Cider Mill. As a kid I remember begging my parents to take me here as soon as school let out each day. Walking over the little wooden bridge towards the mill, the smell rich, doughy cinnamon sugar still gets me every time. As an adult, I appreciate this place…
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