A New Orleans Girls’ Trip

I’ve just gotten back from New Orleans and I’m already itching to go back (or maybe that’s just my mosquito bites…)! It was a wonderful few days exploring a new city, and new region of the U.S., with my two sisters. Although we managed to pack a lot into this trip, we still managed to…

A Portland Thanksgiving

This past week I spent the Thanksgiving holiday with my sister in Portland, OR. This was my second trip to Portland, but the first time I came I was only in town for one full day. Although my sisters and I made the most of that day, there was still so much I wanted to…

A Portland Carry-On Guide

I’m not sure why I find it easier to pack for a nine-hour international flight as opposed to a two-hour domestic flight. I like to have my carry-on packed with everything I need to make the long international flights more comfortable and help me look like I stepped out of a 10-minute car ride versus…