To Eat

To Eat: Talula’s (Asbury Park, NJ)

My family has spent several amazing summers on the Jersey Shore. One of the best restaurants – no THE best – we found is Talula’s in Asbury Park, NJ. Great for brunch or dinner, the food is always fresh, flavorful and beautifully plated. When we went for brunch, I ordered the french toast. It was… Read More To Eat: Talula’s (Asbury Park, NJ)

To Stay

To Stay: Andaz (West Hollywood, CA)

The Andaz in West Hollywood, CA is classy, swanky and hip. It made me feel like I was all of those things when I stepped through the front doors! It completely depends on what you’re in the area to see and explore, but West Hollywood is a central location for some great attractions and restaurants… Read More To Stay: Andaz (West Hollywood, CA)

To Listen

To Listen: How It Is Podcast

The How It Is Podcast by Hello Sunshine is all about girl power. The show is made of women telling stories in their own words. Each episode features new guests who share their own experiences, unveiling all that they’ve learned along the way. The first season revolves around the Me Too movement. Stories include emotional… Read More To Listen: How It Is Podcast

To Eat

To Eat: Red Iguana (Salt Lake City, UT)

Before I moved to the Salt Lake City area, all anyone would tell me was that I must eat at Red Iguana. After I ate there, it’s the main place I bring visitors. The food is delicious, and the environment is authentic. Any trip to Red Iguana means a good time! Salsa Let’s start with… Read More To Eat: Red Iguana (Salt Lake City, UT)

To Do

To Do: Red Butte Garden (Salt Lake City, UT)

Red Butte Garden in Salt Lake City, UT is a stunner in Spring! Oh, how the colors pop and the fragrances take over the air. It’s such a beautiful place to roam. Their flower displays include the daffodil display, rose collection, ornamental grass collection, penstemon collection and more. The paths are spacious and meandering. There… Read More To Do: Red Butte Garden (Salt Lake City, UT)

To Read

To Read: The Collected Stories by Grace Paley

I can’t even tell you how some items end up on my lists. I really can’t. I’m trying to trace back in memory how The Collected Stories by Grace Paley landed on my To Read list and I just can’t place the inspiration. While I enjoyed this book of stories, I would recommend that it… Read More To Read: The Collected Stories by Grace Paley

To Eat

To Eat: ‘Ama ‘Ama (Ko Olina, HI)

Full disclosure? I have been dreaming about planning a trip back to Hawaii. That sunscreen smell, that ocean breeze…I can’t help from dreaming! Of course, I also love to eat in Hawaii so I’m throwing this post back to dining at ‘Ama ‘Ama during out stay at the Aulani Disney Resort. In my humble opinion… Read More To Eat: ‘Ama ‘Ama (Ko Olina, HI)

To Relax

To Relax: The Spa at Aria (Las Vegas, NV)

I recently spent a weekend in Las Vegas with girlfriends who left early on Sunday morning, so I treated myself to an afternoon at The Spa at Aria. It was pure bliss and the best way to close out an amazing weekend. I opted for an advanced hydra facial treatment to treat my skin to… Read More To Relax: The Spa at Aria (Las Vegas, NV)

To Do

To Do: Odysea Aquarium (Scottsdale, AZ)

The Odysea Aquarium in Scottsdale, AZ is my favorite Aquarium. Do you know why? THAT NAME, you guys. I mean, a play on words doesn’t get much better than that. We spent so many hours roaming the halls and all there is to see. I had no idea there was so much to offer! The… Read More To Do: Odysea Aquarium (Scottsdale, AZ)