Why pasta tastes better in Italy…

Pasta in Italy? Pasta in Connecticut? Wine in Italy? Wine every where else in the world? For some reason, to this day, everything seems to taste better in Italy. For a time, I thought that it was because food in Italy is made from scratch. Meal time in Italy is an experience. They take there…

Italia Per Sempre

Io conozco che viaggio frequentmente. Nel passato, ho visitato Londra e Francia e Spagna e molti stati di stati uniti. Non c’e problemma, ma, di tutti posti che ho visitato, preferisco Italia. Perche? Perche preferisco italia? Io riddo perche non so. Penso che mi piace Italia perche la spiaggia sono piu bella e ogni citta…

Why I refuse to date (and why that’s totally okay)

I have dated. I have been around. But, to be honest, I have not been on a date in just over a year. That is a record for me. And also, I quite enjoy it. I am also not in a rush to get back into a relationship. Why is that? It seems that in…

Bake-Cation

So, I have decided to plan myself a little bake-cation. Right now, it is all about designing the budget to reach that goal. I mean, I’ll be honest, winter is probably my least favorite time of year. I hate WINTER! I HATE the cold. The only thing in my life, in my mind that makes winter even…

How I spend my free time…researching travel blogs

Okay, I am guilty…that is how I spend my free time. I spend a lot of my free time reading travel blogs and researching places that I can travel on the cheap or places that I really would like to go. Let’s be honest, I spend a lot of time traveling to Europe. I mean,…

How I plan to eat my way through Hungary & Austria

How do I plan to eat my way through Hungary and Austria? Well that is a bit of a loaded question, don’t you think? I would not even know where to begin. When I travel, I do so with no guilt. I will eat everything, and I mean, absolutely everything in sight and not feel…

The Food of the Czech

So, as I have mentioned on occasion, I will be vacationing in the Czech Republic in a few months. For those who know me well, I am a huge foodie. In addition to other reasons as to why I make the perfect travel companion, I am that foodie who will always find local hubs. I…

25 Lessons I Learned From My Past Relationships — Thought Catalog

Thought Catalog TumblrThe people we love who leave us (or who we leave) often give us a clearer view of ourselves, whether we acknowledge it or not. The High School Sweetheart The only thing teenage dates do is pluck the innocence from your breast. In high school reputation is everything. I stopped being a virgin…

Why I’m not afraid of dining alone

When I was young, while I was growing up, I always had to be around people. I always needed attention, and I hated being alone or doing things by myself. Funny how things change. Call me selfish if you will, but now I love doing things alone. Something that I always have to tell people…

6 More Ways to be more interesting

The other day, on The Muse, I came across this really interesting article on ways to become more interesting. Not going to lie, I have always felt like a lived a boring and mundane life. And this is all in spite of the fact that I have done some pretty incredible things so far in the 27…

Stop asking if I have a boyfriend

Ahh…this question. I keep getting asked. Always. And the story is always the same. “Do you have a boyfriend?” “Why don’t you have a boyfriend?” “But you are so pretty.” To some people, it just doesn’t make sense, and some people can’t fathom why I do not have a boyfriend. Well, I can tell you…