australia · Austria · Big Island of Hawaii · Canada · france · ireland · Japan · poland · scandinavia · Slovakia · Switzerland · Turkey · Uncategorized · United Kingdom · World Foods

What I Ate: Iconic Eats

It’s a very special What I Ate Wednesday… It’s my birthday! This year I’m celebrating with some of my favorite and most iconic “eats” around the world. When one thinks of Paris, they think of the Eiffel Tower… and a macaron. When one thinks of England, they think of Big Ben… and fish ‘n chips.… Continue reading What I Ate: Iconic Eats

norway · Uncategorized

10 Photos: Norway

It’s Faraway Friday! If you’re like me, January seems to drag on and on… and on! It both causes frustration when I’m snowed in and inspires my wanderlust–time to plan a trip! In case you need some inspiration, too, here are 10 photos to inspire your trip to beautiful Norway! 10. The Scream! Located in… Continue reading 10 Photos: Norway

scandinavia · Uncategorized · World Foods

What to Eat in Scandinavia

It’s What I Ate Wednesday! This week we’re eating our way through Scandinavia. Denmark, Norway, and Sweden are the official Scandinavian countries, but sometimes the Nordic countries of Iceland and Finland are lumped in as well. Since I haven’t been to Iceland or Finland just yet, here’s what we ate on our honeymoon through Denmark,… Continue reading What to Eat in Scandinavia

sweden · Uncategorized

Stock”holm” of the Vasa

Originally published on 4 June 2014. We made it! Last stop: Stockholm, Sweden! Thanks for coming along for the wild ride! Fun fact, did you know Stockholm is actually an archipelago, made up of as many as 30,000 islands? I didn’t know! Who’s ready for a VERY FAST train ride? We are! Update from 2016, this… Continue reading Stock”holm” of the Vasa

norway · Uncategorized

Screaming through Oslo

Originally published on 30 May 2014. Sunday in Oslo dawned earlier than we did (per usual when the sun comes up at 4:20am!), but we were ready to take it on! Steve went for a run while I continued to catch up on some sleep time, and when we got to breakfast, it was slightly… Continue reading Screaming through Oslo

norway · Uncategorized

Vikings and Romantic Strolls in Oslo

Originally published on 29 May 2014. Welcome to Oslo! After getting in late after out train ride last night, we woke to a beautiful, sunny morning in Norway’s capital city! First up: a run around town! Shocking, I know. We’ll go down to the water, run around some historic sites… or we’ll turn the wrong… Continue reading Vikings and Romantic Strolls in Oslo

norway · Uncategorized

Bergen: Land of Loveliness

Originally published on 23 May 2014. Next stop: Bergen, Norway! Welcome to the cutest city in the world! It is definitely in my top 5 favorite cities in the world. Would you like a fun fact? I thought so! Arandale in Disney’s Frozen was set in a town modeled after Bergen! But best of all, our hotel looked like… Continue reading Bergen: Land of Loveliness

denmark · Uncategorized

Fairytales Come True!

Originally published on 20 May 2014. It’s time for the honeymoon of a lifetime! So, where do two avid travellers go on their honeymoon? Where is the dollar strongest? Where is the most beautiful place? What kind of food do we want? The biggest question for us was, “Where have we never been?” SCANDINAVIA! And… Continue reading Fairytales Come True!