I only have a few weeks until I am jetting off to Rome, Italy. As I am coordinating this trip for a group, I have answered many questions about what and how much to pack. With the current restrictions on luggage, it is wise to pack the least amount of that you will need and… Read More Packing for Italy in the Fall
With the countdown to Rome getting smaller and smaller, I have had a few questions about packing. Although I am no expert, I have done quite a few trips abroad and know the struggle of packing, especially for first time travelers. There are TSA, long lines, weight restrictions, size restrictions and the threat of lost… Read More 10 Things to Carry-On
In-room massages, gift boxes overflowing luxurious goodies, and gourmet food……sounds like a dreamy resort. It is actually a “maternity hotel” where ladies give birth in style and comfort! In reading through blogs this week, I came across a fun blog of a mother living in Japan. I read her posts detailing her 5 day stay… Read More This is Maternity Leave?
This is an important topic to me because it was difficult to find these types of narratives before I went abroad. After my first Traveling While Black post, I realized that others share my interest in these types of stories. This needs to be an ongoing discussion. For some, it is traveling while a woman,… Read More Traveling While Black Part II
Who am i? Why am I blogging? This is the first assignment for my Blogging 101 class. … Read More Who?What? When? Why?
FTM= FIrst Time Mom Picture it, I’m running into the YMCA juggling kid, diaper bag, keys and phone feeling pretty good that I have managed to schlep to the gym. As I drop baby boy off at the child watch, the front desk lady comes to me and whispers, “Your pants are inside out”. Checking… Read More F.T.M. Syndrome
I am looking ahead to a trip to Rome in the fall and just wanted to share some of the travel products and accessories that I think are fab. Check it out: Take it from me, loosing your luggage sucks! It has happened to me twice and both times I didn’t know whether or not… Read More Travel Products/Accessories