Dining at Nicola’s: Photo Series


I’ve been dining at Nicola’s, a contemporary Italian restaurant, for about two years, but that’s nothin’ compared to the two decades they’ve been open! Chase and I celebrated my 26th birthday here (and my 27th), for my 26th birthday, they sat us in a private room with only a few other couples, right next to […]

September 2, 2017

Pittsburgh in a Day: photo series

Eat, Things to Do

Figured I would relieve you from the constant Virgin Islands posts… but there will be more!  A couple of weeks ago I decided to make a quick trip to Pittsburgh to visit my sister!  The drive started out great and that’s what I needed.. as this was my first “long” drive alone (cough, cough 4.5 […]

July 24, 2017

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. […]

June 25, 2017

Dinner 500 Feet in the Air – Highly Recommend

Eat, Things to Do

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 […]

June 19, 2017

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 […]

June 3, 2017