san fran…ciscooooo [photo dump days three & four]

Welcome back for days 3 & 4 of Martina’s San Franciscan adventure. I’ve decided to lump Saturday and Sunday together because although we did things, I feel like I didn’t take enough pictures for two separate blog posts. Anyway… Saturday was a rough day for me. Being in the cold, wet air the night before and not feeling well to begin with…

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honey, i’m home!

Guess who’s back, back again, Teenie’s back, tell a friend. ugh. teenie isn’t even my nickname, never really has been either. the things i do for this blog. Anyway…. I’M HOME! San Francisco was amazing. I already want to go back. who’s coming with me? Check back for pictures and recommendations. Just give me a few days because 1) I have…

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california dreamin’

I have to be up in about 5 hours but I’m not tired, so here I am. By the time you’re reading this I will be about an hour into a cross-country flight to San Francisco! Guys, I’ve waited what feels like most of my (almost) 30 years to go to California. So, of course, my throat and sinuses decide…

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westward bound

One month from today, I will be hopping on a plane pointed west, headed straight to where Tony Bennett left his heart. For five days I’ll be playing tourist in the land of sea lions, sourdough, and fog named Karl. san Francisco Make sure you check back here and on my Instagram for up to the minute vacation shenanigans! Also,…

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NOLA in a nutshell: the finale!

The third (and final!) part of this recap series is going to be all about what I wish I would have done and some other photos that I wanted to share but didn’t have a place for. Part one was all about food and part two was all about activities. Catch up first! WHAT I WISH I DID Ride the…

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NOLA in a nutshell (part two)

Now that you’ve digested (ba dum dum) part one of my NOLA recap, let’s move on to part two! As I mentioned in my last post, I came to New Orleans for the photo opportunities. I mean, I wanted to have a good time and experience the city too, but food and photos were my top priority. This post is probably…

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NOLA in a nutshell (part 1)

Friday marked a week since I got home from New Orleans. I had every intention of getting this post up even before then, but life happened, as it tends to do. Anyway, here I am with a NOLA recap. I was going to break this down day by day, but then I thought against it. When I was searching for…

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finding my nola

Raise your hand if this time next week you’ll be in New Orleans! That’s right, friends! Next week I’m trading the Big Apple for the Big Easy. Four days of voodoo, swamps and all the beignets I could shove in my mouth. I’m going with my mom, my aunt, cousin and one of her friends. We’re already signed up for…

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Blogtober14 Day 21: dream vacation

Having fun on day 21! Today’s prompt is something that I think about on a pretty constant basis. As usual, I don’t have just one answer. We’re talking about dream vacations today, kids. If I were given an unlimited amount of time and money to go any and everywhere I’d go to: EUROPE: i want to eat pizza in italy,…

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