Ann Arbor, Michigan

Michigan Stadium Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor holds a special place in my heart, as I spent four unforgettable years at the University of Michigan. While I could write a full post about the things to do and see on campus, the city of Ann Arbor is remarkable in its own right with cultural events and delicious restaurants. If you’re headed to Ann Arbor – whether for a football weekend, the famous Art Fair in July or to explore more of the Michigan mitten – read on!

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Review: Away Carry-On Suitcase

Away Suitcase

I first heard about the Away brand earlier this year after numerous jet setters and bloggers raved about the intelligent design and reasonable price of their suitcases. I have always been a Tumi loyalist, but after my bag of 15+ years began to fade, I could not justify spending that amount on a suitcase at the moment. As fate would have it, Away announced a collaboration with West Elm about a month ago (after previous successful ones with Madewell, Pop + Suki and the Minions movie franchise), featuring gorgeous bags in metallic hues. I took it as a sign and purchased the Carry-On bag in brass. After a few trips, check out my review!

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How To: Beat Jet Lag

Sleeping Husky

There are few things more exciting that hopping on a plane and jetting off to a faraway destination. But sometimes the change in time zones can leave you groggy and sleepy – familiar symptoms of jet lag. While sometimes unavoidable, there are some steps that you can take to mitigate its effect. Here’s how to beat jet lag.

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Greenwich Village, NYC

The Greenwich Village is a staple in popular culture, often the backdrop for movies and television shows. From NYU to Washington Square Park, tourists flock to the neighborhood to see what it’s all about. Greenwich Village is synonymous with youth, vibrancy and creativity for me, and I’m happy to share my favorite things to do and places to go on the latest Local Spotlight on Greenwich Village.

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Grand Cayman

The largest of the three Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman is a popular and thriving island in the Caribbean. While infamous for its off-shore banking, the small island has a lot to offer from pristine beaches, world famous scuba diving and delicious and fresh cuisine. With some of the friendliest people, Grand Cayman is a great escape for a long weekend either solo, with friends or with family!

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