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A Summer to Remember

I wish I was going back to school. Not because I miss it (although I do) but the first week is more about reliving your summer through stories to various people than actually doing any work and I want to do that – I want to tell as many people about our amazing, incredibly, once […]

Our 2 Week Holiday Itinerary

When I first bought my graduation tickets I was still living in London and it seemed common sense that I would be in attendance and then I wasn’t living there and a day even turned into a two week adventure with my Mom – you won’t hear any complaints from me. The little shutterbug that […]

Guide to Oia, Santorini, Greece

Views from Oia, Santorini

Santorini, one of many Cyclades islands off the Greek coast is known for it’s signature whitewashed villages, most notable Oia and Fira. Built into the cliffside the villages have uninterrupted views of the bright blue Aegean Sea and filled with quaint cafes and bars around every turn. Oia was on the top of my to do list, primarily […]

Traveling to Athens

Happy in Athens

After our quick day in Amsterdam we rushed back to the airport to catch our connecting flight to Athens where we arrived at our hotel past 2 am completely exhausted. I’m pretty sure I could have slept for hours but with only a day in Athens we rallied, had brunch and were out and about walking […]

Seeing Amsterdam in a Day

Amsterdam in a Day

Flying from London to Athens we had an eight hour layover in Amsterdam — on purpose. The Amsterdam airport is so close to the city that we stored our bags at the airport and hoped on the train to see Amsterdam in a day. Not wanting to spend our precious time in doors for most of […]

‘Tis the Season

‘Tis the season for chunky sweaters, red cups, hot chocolate, candy canes, tacky sweater parties and my personal favourite shiny Christmas decorations! And because Christmas is my favourite holiday, I’ve been planning since the middle of November meaning I like to think I’ve scoped out the best things to do and see in London. So curl up […]