Best Ever Scone Recipe

Best Ever Scone Recipe

Are you familiar with the sweet English treat called a scone? Scones are versatile, sweet, or salty pastries from the UK great for breakfast, brunch, or a snack. I personally love them, especially with delicious add-ins like chocolate chips, blueberries, or honey butter. When visiting London this past November, my go-to coffee/breakfast was never complete without a scone. I tried a new bakery and flavor each day and was inspired to work on a recipe of my own. Today I want to share my recipe with all of you, so check it out! Read more

The Best Places To Eat Pasta, Pizza and Gelato in Rome

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My first thought when booking my trip to Rome was FOOD. I couldn’t wait to try all the delicious wine, pasta, pastries, and gelato. After a few disappointments in touristy areas, I roamed the streets of Trastevere, Vatican City, Monti, and Celio looking for the best places to eat so you don’t have to. A hundred plates and desserts later, here is what I found. Read more

10 Inexpensive Gift Ideas for Travelers

10 Gift Ideas for Travelers

Christmas is a stressful and expensive time of year, though it doesn’t have to be. If your problem is a lack of ideas, and budget this list is for you! Gift a great gadget to the traveler in your life without breaking the bank. Check out my list of ten thoughtful and inexpensive gift ideas. Read more

Things to Know When Visiting Cañada de la Virgen

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Cañada de la Virgen was one of my favorite things about visiting San Miguel de Allende. Enjoy mountain views, watching wild horses, a flower field, artifacts, ancient plants, and of course, the famous pyramids dug up by hand beginning in 1995. Here you will learn about the ancient culture of Mexico, it’s people, architecture, medicines, and astrological beliefs. Read on for all you need to know before you go. Read more

Things To Do On Calton Hill

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Calton Hill is one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Edinburgh. A magical place with panoramic views and lots to do. For travelers who tire of the city, Calton Hill is a great escape located in the city center. Take in the enchanting views of Arthur’s Seat, the sea, Holyrood Palace, and so much more! Though there are many reasons to visit Calton Hill, here are my top five.  Read more

Scotland’s Sticky Toffee Pudding Recipe

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Sticky toffee pudding is my favorite dessert from Scotland. After my last visit, I knew making my own pudding at home was a must. The pudding is a rich cake made with dates, topped with sweet homemade toffee and vanilla ice cream. After a few day’s working on a recipe, I created a perfect pudding that can fulfill any sweet tooth! Check out my delicious recipe today. Read more

5 Fun Things to do in Philadelphia

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Explore Philadelphia the city with so much history! The place where our founding fathers made some of the biggest decisions. The city where the Declaration of Independence and the Consitution were signed. Philly is a great place to visit for the day or even stay for a few. You’ll find no other city with so much American history packed into its city center. Take a look at some of my favorite things to do while visiting Philly! Read more