I did a chef virtual cooking class with Kitchen on Fire Berkeley and an in person cooking class. Both were amazing. Find out all the details in my Kitchen on Fire reviews. I had been looking up East bay cooking classes / Bay Area cooking classes and saw so many amazing Kitchen on Fire reviews. I was immediately drawn to Kitchen on Fire due to the rave reviews and the vast selection of in person and virtual cooking classes available.Read more
Find the best travel backpacks for women with this guide of all the pretty and soft travel backpacks for women. When I am traveling, comfort is one of the main things that I look out for in anything that I buy. In this blog post, I will show you my selection of the best travel backpacks for women. I have traveled with these travel backpacks and have found that they are perfect for moms, hikers, pool vacations, taking on a flight or even camping. Read on to explore these top rated, best travel backpacks for women.Read more
Last weekend, I was lucky enough to spend an entire weekend on Mayan Dude Ranch in Bandera, Texas. It was INSANE! I had the best weekend and loved every minute of my weekend on the dude ranch. In this Mayan Dude Ranch review, I give you a full insight into what to do at Mayan Ranch and tell you everything you need to know about Mayan Dude Ranch. Spoiler: it’s one of the best dude ranches in Texas.Read more
There are so many things to do in Connemara, Ireland. Connemara is located in Galway, on the West Coast of Ireland, and showcases the real beauty of Ireland. Rolling green fields, sheep wandering the roads, thatched cottages, breath taking views and tranquility are all to be expected on a visit to Connemara, Ireland.Read more
Honolulu, Hawaii, was absolutely beautiful. It was my first time in Hawaii so I was amazed by the beautiful scenery. Find out the top things to do in Honolulu, Hawaii & what to do in Honolulu if you only have a few days.Read more
I looked for the best travel bag for toiletries seems I travel a lot AND have a lot of toiletries. I found the best travel bag for toiletries and the hanging toiletry travel bag. It is so pretty!
I travel a lot so I was on the hunt for the best travel bag for makeup and toiletries. I found this hanging toiletry travel bag and love the convenience of the travel toiletry bag (the hanger & compartments), along with how pretty it is. Read on to find out all the details about the best travel bag for toiletries and the hanging toiletry travel bag.
What you need to know about sunscreen, the best SPF and all your SPF questions answered including when to apply sunscreen, what SPF should you use, when to re-apply sunscreen and more. You need to wear sunscreen every day to protect against the harmful rays from the sun. Adding sunscreen to your day takes minutes and saves your skin from unnecessary damage. Click to see the best sunscreen.Read more
This Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa Review tells you all about the rooms at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa, the pools at Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa and most of all, details on all the amazing amenities at this luxury 5 star resort in Sonoma. Read on to learn all about my stay at this fabulous hotel.Read more
This past weekend, I visited Swank Farms pumpkin patch, sunflower fields and corn mazes. I definitely vote Swank Farms as the best pumpkin patch, sunflower fields and corn mazes near San Francisco and the Bay area. Swank Farms have a Fall Festival which is the perfect day trip from San Francisco, San Jose, Monterrey or Central California.Read more
Find out why I started my blog & 10 things that I have learnt from blogging. I get asked a lot when did I start blogging and why I started my blog as I work full time in Finance and love a good spreadsheet. Read about how I became a blogger.Read more
This past weekend, I started my travels for 2020 with one of my themes for 2020; wellness and pampering. We drove two hours north of San Francisco to Ukiah, California to relax at a hot springs resort. Vichy Springs is a beautiful hot springs resort in Northern California.Read more
Maui, Hawaii is one of the most beautiful places that I have ever visited. Maui is the 2nd largest Hawaiian island and boasts tropical lush gardens, 81 golden sandy beaches, majestic ocean hideaways and more. There are endless activities & areas to explore in Maui from beaches, to rainforests to volcanos to mountains.Read more
Lumeria Maui is a tranquil & serene oasis of calmness located in Upcountry Maui, Hawaii. Lumeria Maui is a 4-star destination retreat with a full schedule of complimentary yoga, stretching & meditation classes to unwind & de-stress away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.Read more
I had an amazing stay at a Texas Dude Ranch in Bandera, Texas. Rancho Cortez was an incredible 3 night stay that I will always remember. The dude ranch is in the heart of the country and an oasis of calmness and tranquility. Each day was filled with sunshine, horse rides, delicious food and relaxation.Read more
My friends and I had the pleasure of having a private Napa Valley Wine Tour from San Francisco with Extranomical Tours. 12 of us enjoyed a Saturday full of vineyard tours, fabulous wine and fall/autumn colors.
Extranomical Tours organized a fabulous stress free private tour for us after asking a few simple questions about the size of the party, preferences for wineries, tastings, locations and lunch.Read more
When I was home in Galway last month, my big sister planned the most amazing early surprise for me – a spa trip to Dromoland Castle in Co. Clare. Read all about my spa review of Dromoland Castle in Ireland.
I have always loved Dromoland castle as we used to take family holidays in a hotel right beside the castle from a young age. Dromoland Castle is a 5 star luxury castle surrounded by 450 acres of golf course and the most stunning green rolling landscape for exploring.Read more
I stayed at the Bisha Hotel which is located in the heart of downtown Toronto for almost a week. It is an absolutely FABULOUS boutique hotel with the most relaxing, plushest décor. Bisha Hotel opened its doors in late 2017 and features 96 bedrooms, 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool & a fitness center.Read more
Set upon 11 beautiful acres, this 4 star hotel is a luxurious urban retreat overlooking Rock Creek Park in Washington D.C. Footsteps away from the National Zoo & surrounded by beautiful gardens & trails, this resort is a true gem in Washington D.C. The Omni Shoreham boasts 834 guest rooms & suites & is an oasis of relaxation & luxury.Read more
Find out what you need to know about Walt Disney World on a first time visit. Learn about fast pass, all the Walt Disney World parks, fireworks at Disney World and all the information on Disney World. I was lucky enough to collaborate with Walt Disney World this Easter to show you the magical adventures that await at Walt Disney World. Disney World is truly the happiest place on earth.Read more
Travel & sunshine season is fast approaching and I am so excited. I have so many amazing trips planned from now thru to October which I am so excited for. There are top travel beauty products that I always pack for travelling & when going to sunny destinations. Here are my top travel beauty products & top travel beauty tips below.Read more