Versace Mansion aka The Villa Casa Casuarina

If you plan on traveling to Miami, plan to also visit the fabled Versace Mansion on Ocean Drive. It’s one of my “go to” places when I’m in town and love, love, love the iconic venue. The former estate of the late fashion designer Gianni Versace was purchased in September 2013 to a Florida business […]

Wanderlust O’ahu

If you’re looking for a yoga retreat to take all the stress away, I have the retreat for you. Going on right now is the Wanderlust Festival in O’ahu. Wanderlust O’ahu takes place at a destination I like to call heaven, others call it Turtle Bay Resort. Turtle Bay is an oasis on Hawaii’s unforgettable […]

Shopping on Grafton Street in Dublin Ireland

Grafton Street is one of my favorite shopping destinations.  Located in Dublin, Ireland, the beautiful historic buildings along the cobblestone roads are not only breathtaking but also filled with unique boutiques, pubs, restaurants and shopping houses. Grafton Street offers both an atmosphere and shopping experience that cannot be found anywhere else. For those stormy days, I […]

The Silverado Resort and Spa

Looking for a great long weekend getaway? I have a great location to share with all of you! Back in September, my husband and I visited the wonderful Silverado Resort and Spa in Napa Valley. This enchanting location is one I will recommend to moms all day long. This golf club-like resort is tucked in […]

Del Dotto Estate Winery and Caves: Napa Valley

Spending time in Napa Valley is a “must do” for anyone who loves wine, and the California countryside.  We recently spent three days in Napa and I feel compelled to share every minute with all of you because YES, it was that amazing! To begin, I’d like to share my Del Dotto experience.  The Del […]

The Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark

Heading to Ireland anytime soon?  While visiting you must, must, must visit The Burren and The Cliffs of Moher Geopark.  The Cliffs are located just south of the Village of Doolin in Co Clare, Ireland. The “so massive they’re frightening cliffs” ascend over 700 feet and run south for five miles to a place called […]

Adare Manor Castle and Golf Resort; Ireland

Have you ever stayed in a nineteenth century neo-Gothic castle surrounded by half standing medieval ruins, beautiful gardens and romantic winding forest paths? Well allow me to take you there. I know just the place. Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort (a member of the Leading Hotels of the World) located in Adare Village in Co. […]

Top 20 Family Friendly Activities in San Francisco

If you’ve never been, San Francisco is a fun place to visit, especially for the kids.  We paid a nice visit to San Francisco just a couple of weeks ago and had such a fun time, we wanted to share our top 20 family friendly activities for all of you to enjoy! Pier 39 PIER […]

Traverse City; A Family Vacation Destination

Michigan residents know what it means to “go up north” and Traverse City is known as True North.  A destination my entire family loves, Traverse City is a frequent vacation spot for many families each summer, especially ours. Each Spring, my kids get a little antsy as the school year winds down and their first question […]

Sunny Days and Fun Nights in Miami

If you ever have the luxury of traveling to Miami, I highly recommend it.  Traveling to Miami, Florida with no kids was one of the finest ideas ever. My husband and I travelled to this hot destination with a few other like-minded fabulous couples with a fun filled schedule in hand to keep us busy. Not […]