What’s In A Name? Your Coffee, Deconstructed 

With names like Cafe Au Lait, Espresso, Latte and Flat White, coffee hasn't been "coffee" in years. But ever wonder how these fancy coffees compare....and where your favorite joe fits in? Check out the secret coffee decoder below: Quick: What’s the difference between an Americano and a cortado? Continue reading

Hygge, the New Nordic Lifestyle Craze 

Hygge, the New Nordic Lifestyle Craze 

Living in the Midwest my whole life, winters can seem never-ending. After the Christmas tree and decor are stored away, you're left with day after day of snowy, overcast skies, limited daylight and freezing temps - the infamous winter trifecta that can make even the happiest person feel blue. So Continue reading

10 Champagne Beauty Treats To Ring In The New Year 

What would the New Year be without a bit of bubbly? Here are 10 ways to add some sparkle to your natural beauty, minus the hangover and calories. Enjoy and Best Wishes for a Fabulous 2017! Source: 10 Champagne Beauty Products To Ring In The New Year (11 photos) Continue reading

What people eat for New Year’s Eve in 21 countries around the world

I have always been intrigued by what other cultures eat, especially around the holidays. Although I'm familiar with some of the traditional Holiday foods enjoyed around the world, I never realized there were so many food traditions associated with the New Year. Take a look at just a few of these Continue reading

America’s Best Towns for the Holidays

Whether you are a winter sport enthusiast, who is looking to ski his or her way through fresh snow, or you would love to view spectacular holiday light displays and watch incredible firework shows, the towns on this list are sure to excite you and put you in the holiday spirit. Source: America’s Continue reading

11 Last-Minute Holiday Travel Deals

A trip to Paris for the holidays? It's not as far out of reach as you think. Travel experts say there are mulitiple last-minute travel deals to be had, to Paris, Chicago, New York and more. Click on the link below to check out the recommended places to snag a holiday getaway deal! Then pack your Continue reading

The 10 “It” Destinations for 2017

If one of your resolutions is to travel more or to explore new places in the coming 12 months, consider some of these 10 “it” destinations for 2017 Source: The 10 "It" Destinations for 2017 Continue reading

In Photos: Queen Elizabeth Through the Years

A look back at iconic moments from her life. Source: In Photos: Queen Elizabeth Through the Years Continue reading

French study finds wine tastes better with cheese

French study finds wine tastes better with cheese

Wine tastes better with cheese? Surprising that French researchers felt they needed to verify this via a scientific study..... Munching a chunk of cheese with that cheeky glass of Sancerre could actually enhance its flavour. A recent French study has found that wine actually tastes better when Continue reading

8 Cities In Living Color

A lot of cities have no color, or small concentrated pockets of color, but these 8 are all-around masterpieces Source: 8 Most Colorful Cities in the World Continue reading

Under-the-Radar Things to Do in New Orleans

Heading to NOLA this coming week....right in the middle of VooDoo Fest! Although having an authentic beignet in the French Quarter is definately on my not-to-miss list, venturing off the voodoo path could be a real treat. If you're ready to skip beignets and the French Quarter, check out our Continue reading

Canadian alternatives to popular travel destinations 

Check out these clever and cheaper Canadian alternatives to predictable destinations. A compilation of all the cheaper options in Canada you can choose over other travel destinations. Source: Cheaper alternatives to popular travel destinations - in Canada Continue reading