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Exploring Italy with Eurail

Exploring Italy with Eurail

Chris and I are pretty enamored with Italy. Any country that shares a deep appreciation for coffee and carbohydrates is a friend of mine. While we might classify ourselves of Italiaphiles (did I just make that up?) we had really ...

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Seeking adventure in Barcelona

Seeking adventure in Barcelona

WE LOVE CATALONIA! Or Catalunya, depending on if you speak English or Catalan. Regardless of its spelling, the region of Catalonia is quickly growing to the top of our “best places in the world” list. Home to the best restaurant ...

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We turned two!

We turned two!

Chris, My love, my Captain, my darling. You hold so many titles in our relationship. Some of which I have no idea of their origins (like “Beebs”–where the hell did I come up with that one?) and some that make the ...

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Feeling the love in France

Feeling the love in France

Spoiler alert. Francophiles beware. In this post we’ll be expressing our love/hate relationship with France. Don’t judge too harshly. It gets better towards the end.  I can’t believe that it took me 27 years to finally step foot in France. ...

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A look at Luxembourg

A look at Luxembourg

We really had no clue what to expect when we stepped off our bus in Luxembourg city. This was our first time in the country and we knew relatively little about it. I tend to relish in researching a new ...

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Sharing the aloha on Maui

Sharing the aloha on Maui

When it comes to my family tree, I am a tiny leaf on a long branch of Hawaii-born family members. My maternal great-grandfather came from the Philippines to work on one of the many pineapple farms on Maui.  And while my mother ...

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Suprises in Estonia

Suprises in Estonia

As an American (you know, complete with our whole Fourth of July backyard BBQ culture), it comes as a shock to most people that I’ve never really been a ribs person. For the same reason that I hate chicken wings. ...

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