In February 2018, I had the privilege of spending five days at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Warm weather destinations are my preference, and much to my surprise, I enjoyed every moment of my visit to the winter wonderland of Alberta. If you like to plan travel in advance, now is the time to … Continue reading Winter Wonderland: Wardrobe and Wellness
Note: Before your visit to New Orleans and New Orleans City Park, check the current COVID restrictions and guidelines at the NOLA Ready website. After the clock struck midnight this year, I wanted to do something different. It was time to venture out into a new year. Travel was definitely not in the books for … Continue reading Pretty in the Crescent City: Celebration in the Oaks
The New Orleans Botanical Garden is the city's best kept secret. Come with me and explore gardens of beauty and wonder, and discover an oasis in the heart of the Crescent City.
Home is where the heart is. Home sweet home. Home has been at the center of life, and I decided to make the best of my talents by enhancing the indoor and outdoor spaces in my home.
EXCITING UPDATE! The Emeril’s website posted a banner that reads: “Emeril’s will reopen on August 31, 2021. Reservations will be available online and by phone beginning July 20th. Please check back for more information.” The prospect of dining at Emeril's for my anniversary this year is exciting! FROM ORIGINAL POST:On June 1, 2020, the social … Continue reading An Awakening at Emeril’s
Our newly adopted pup takes his first road trip with me and my family. I take my first road trip since March. How will things be different for the both of us?
"The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings."Kakuzō Okakura - “The Book of Tea” Can you remember where you were when you heard that the spread of coronavirus might be serious enough to close schools, businesses, and churches? The possibility was real enough to me when a friend sent me a … Continue reading The Winds of Change
A handy list of travel-friendly items that are easy to keep stored while you’re at home.
Prepare yourself for a luxurious experience in wellness when you visit Mandara Spa at Atlantis Paradise Island.
A digital detox can help you restore your well-being and connect with the people and things that matter.
A look back at what I’ve learned after a year of blogging, and the changes I plan to make as I grow.