Travel

U.S. Travel Bucket List

Even though I’ve been to all but one U.S. state (just have Hawaii left), there are so many places I still haven’t seen! I thought it would be fun to create a U.S. destinations bucket list to go along with my international travel bucket list. Boston I should be able to check this off the list very soon – we booked a flight to Boston last week and are planning to go at the end […]

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Food

Copycat Starbucks Pink Drink

Nailing the Medicine Ball Tea from Starbucks was super easy, but getting the famous Pink Drink just right took some time. But I’ve done it! And I’m going to share what worked for me after trying several other recipes I read online and ending up disappointed. Here’s what you’ll need to make this refreshing treat right at home! Ingredients: -White Strawberry Cranberry juice (I use the Kroger brand) -Coconut Milk -Fresh or freeze dried strawberries […]

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Lifestyle

Kelly watches the ‘Alien’ movies

Over the last few weeks, I’ve been watching the four ‘Alien’ movies starring Sigourney Weaver. They’re all streaming on HBO and we had a couple rainy Sundays in quarantine, so I figured why not. Sci-fi is right up my alley and I’d been wanting to watch them for a while anyway, so I dove right in. The setting and basic story line is consistent through all four movies: they’re set in space aboard some sort […]

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Travel

Six Places on My International Travel Bucket List

I have wanderlust on a typical day, but being stuck inside and not really knowing when we can travel again has intensified it. I’m hoping (fingers crossed) for a fall vacation to Boston and up the coast to Maine this year, but kind of playing that by ear and waiting to see how the virus spread goes before hopping on a flight. But since I’m over here dreaming about the day I can start checking […]

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Books, Travel

Five Bookshops You Should Support During Quarantine

If you’re like me and just don’t love digital books because nothing beats the feel of holding a book in your hand, you’ll want to support these five independent bookshops while in quarantine. Then, when we can travel again, add them to your bookshop bucket list to visit in person! Wild Geese Bookshop Nestled in the quaint little town of Franklin, Indiana, Wild Geese Bookshop is an adorable cottage turned store that’s run by one […]

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