Canada 2017

One of my goals is to travel as much as I can, especially to places I have never been before. This summer, I managed to cross another place off my list: Québec, Canada. Over July Fourth weekend, J and I took a trip to Québec where we spent two days in Québec City and twoContinue Reading “Canada 2017”


Memorial Day Weekend 2017 in Virginia

For Memorial Day Weekend this year, J took me to Virginia – specifically, to the places where he grew up and spent most of his time before we were together. We started in Charlottesville, then drove through the mountains, made a quick stop at Natural Bridge State Park, and then ended our trip in Lexington.Continue Reading “Memorial Day Weekend 2017 in Virginia”

Lifestyle Long Distance Relationship Diary

Long Distance Relationship Diary. Chapter 1: Does It Really Get Better?

Let’s start with a bit of background. By summer 2015, my boyfriend (hereby referred to as “J”) had plans to move to New York that fall. By the end of summer, in August 2015, we started dating. Due to work (on both sides) and school (on my side), neither one of us could move toContinue Reading “Long Distance Relationship Diary. Chapter 1: Does It Really Get Better?”

Lifestyle Long Distance Relationship Diary

Long Distance Relationship Diary. Where Do I Begin?

Over the course of my currently long distance relationship, I have posted some pictures on Instagram captioned “Long Distance Relationship Diary”. Examples include, “Long Distance Relationship Diary. Chapter 1: Trains.” and “Long Distance Relationship Diary. Chapter 2: Traveling Means Being Together.” Given that this has started a theme on my Instagram and the fact thatContinue Reading “Long Distance Relationship Diary. Where Do I Begin?”

Featured Lifestyle New York

The Empire State Building at Midnight

I must admit, being in a long distance relationship has been made a little bit easier by the facts that 1. both parties are on the East Coast, and 2. one of the parties lives in Manhattan. I had only been to the Empire State Building once before, and had gone up to both theContinue Reading “The Empire State Building at Midnight”

Featured Travel

St. John ♥ Summer 2016

Here it is: the long awaited, next-on-my-list-of-places-I’ve-never-been, adventure-filled, summer vacation to St. John! When I say this was long awaited, I mean that my boyfriend and I booked and planned this trip back in March, so naturally I just about exploded from excitement when we landed in St. Thomas. One short ferry ride from St.Continue Reading “St. John ♥ Summer 2016”


Summer in Greece 2015

Lately I have been daydreaming about summer vacations, warm sunny days, and relaxing afternoons on the beach. While this is definitely an overdue post, I wanted to post something about my last overseas trip and perhaps live summer vacation vicariously through old pictures.    Last summer, I went to Greece for a wedding and stayedContinue Reading “Summer in Greece 2015”