Lime in Da Coconut at Limetree Beach

I’ve been back in the Midwest for two weeks now and I’ve been in a downward spiral thinking about the clear-blue water beaches in the Virgin Islands.  Most of my trips are to major cities surrounded by industrial skyscrapers, but this time was different!  It would be my first trip out of the states, where the buildings are colorful, the…

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Best Deep Fried Taquitos & Cucumber Tequila

My favorite part about traveling is to eat great food that I don’t normally get to eat at home, so prior to my free trip to the Virgin Islands – I did a little digging into the island restaurant scene.   “I can’t wait for the food in the U.S.V.I.!”  I exclaimed to some friends. “You don’t really go there…

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Dinner 500 Feet in the Air – Highly Recommend

And so, it continues – taking on Seattle.  As Starbucks Baristas, it’s our job to move quickly, so it wasn’t hard to overrule the time we had by visiting more attractions than the number of days we were staying, like the Underground Tour and the Harbor Cruise Tour – your noggin will be jam packed with interesting facts about the city, but…

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I Tried Raw Beef and You Should Too

One of my favorite parts about traveling is keeping an open mind when it comes to food.  It’s important to try unique cuisine that you normally wouldn’t have at the end of your fork, which is why I decided to try raw beef. Going anywhere with Sarah means we indulge in great food – we visited a lot of restaurants,…

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