Where to Eat: Minneapolis, MN

Never did I think I would find myself in Minnesota, but Minneapolis surprised me. No, you won’t see me packing up my bags and moving to the frozen tundra but I definitely found myself pleasantly surprised with this bustling city. Being there for work, I only had a very limited time to enjoy the city so of […]

New Meets Old in Paris

There are several spots when I was living in Paris that I found myself going back to again and again. Each one for a different reason but all of them important for what they gave to me. One of the most popular spots was just a 2 minute walk from my flat near Centre Georges […]


In honor of my last few days living here, I am going to dub this Paris Week. I am going to share my favorite, and not so favorite, moments while I am reflecting on my time here. Like I have said over and over, this truly has been an incredible but challenging few years. It […]

Frenchies Bar à Vins

Frenchies is a staple in Paris. Everyone knows about it and everyone wants a reservation. It’s a hot spot for expats and French people alike. So in order to make his fantastic creations more available to the public, the culinary genius Greg Marchand, opened Frenchies Bar à Vins. Also tiny and now almost just as […]

Giving Thanks

In honor of the most thankful of months, I decided to create a little list about my favorite thing. Food. I am thankful for… Getting to experience bocadillos and tinto verano in Madrid… …aperitivo in Milan …Guinness in Dublin …pad thai in Thailand …fish and chips in England …champagne in Reims …waffles and beer in […]

Budapest in Pictures

This spring I was able to spend a few days in Budapest. I hadn’t expected to find a city so scarred by history but so rich in culture. The incredible weather was a perfect back drop to explore beautiful Budapest. Here are some pictures from my trip.