The 7 Best Things You’ll Learn From Traveling Abroad

  Going abroad will teach you about the world and about yourself! Don't be afraid to try new things—it's the best part of life! Source: The 7 Best Things You'll Learn From Traveling Abroad Continue reading

HM Queen Elizabeth II Celebrates 90th Birthday 

HM Queen Elizabeth II Celebrates 90th Birthday 

What an amazing life ....to have lived 90 years, with most as the Queen of England. God bless HM. 8 Little Known Facts About HM Queen Elizabeth II Source: Queen's 90th birthday: Her Majesty 'terribly happy' as well-wishers give her a day to remember at celebrations for her historic milestone Continue reading

European Villages Straight Out of a Fairytale

Europe, often referred to as the Old Continent, undeniably attracts the bulk of the tourists visiting every year with its rich history and famous cities. When you plan your next vacation, consider exploring Europe’s secret off the beaten path gems. It will be a worthwhile and unique Continue reading

10 Italian destinations frequented by the super rich

I may not be one of the super rich mentioned in this story, but I do agree that these Italian destinations are uber luxurious and worth every penny you spend to get there. Renowned for its grand old architecture, beautiful scenery, and world-class cuisine, Italy has become one of the best countries Continue reading

Picture Perfect Paris:Then and Now

A new photo book containing 80 images of modern Parisian streets overlaid with vintage photographs reveals what the French capital was like over 100 years ago. Source: THEN AND NOW: These photos show famous scenes of Paris from the 1900s and today Continue reading

Amazing Places Where Your Dollar Goes Further This Year

Longing for a trip across the pond but short on funds to get you there? Consider Australia, Poland or multiple countries in Western Europe where you can stretch your budget a little further. This is a good year to be a budget traveler — now is an exceptional time to take advantage of the strong Continue reading

10 Healthiest Breakfasts Around the World

10 Healthiest Breakfasts Around the World

If you think the rest of the world is just sucking down cigs and croissants for breakfast, you're sadly mistaken. Take a cue from these countries' better-for-you choices—and get your 'Merica on by welcoming the following healthy breakfast ideas into your life. Source: Breakfast Around the World: 10 Continue reading

Starbucks Enters Italian Market

Starbucks Enters Italian Market

One of the many things I admired about Italy when I visited a few months ago, was how serious the Italians are in regards to their coffee. Despite my best efforts the blend with the coffee loving locals, I managed to stick out like any Starbucks drinking American....and it was all in the way I Continue reading

4 Reasons to Adore French Living

4 Reasons to Adore French Living

As if I need another reason to love the French! But in case you do, here are 4 of their enviable qualities.... It's no secret that the French are generally healthier than Brits and Americans. Our Gallic neighbours enjoy a diet packed with artery-blocking ingredients and yet somehow manage to avoid Continue reading

Red Wine and Chocolate for Weight Loss?

Red Wine and Chocolate for Weight Loss?

(Photo source) A diet that includes dark chocolate, red wine and coffee? Sounds a little familiar - a la a French woman's diet; but really it's the hot new superfood sensation = Sirtfood. Sirtfood is food that is high in sirtuin activators, known to help prevent cell inflammation and death. But Continue reading

Disney Memories

As a Disney World College Program Alum, Disney has held a special place in my heart for many years. You can't wear a Jungle Cruise hat and tell bad jokes for a summer without a longing to return. As a parent, going to Disney World with my children is an amazing and magical time. Through sticky Continue reading

Out With the Old….Wardrobe?

The New Year is a great time to say au revoir to bad habits and bonjour to new, and more positive behaviors, including how you maintain your wardrobe. And, just as most of us could shed a few pounds after the holidays, our closets could also do with a little thinning. Although it may seem Continue reading