3 Important Study Abroad Tips

3 Important Study Abroad Tips

Are you planning on studying abroad? You are going to have a fantastic experience! Read these 3 Important Study Abroad Tips before you embark on your adventure. The opportunity to study abroad is a once in a lifetime experience that you'll remember forever. It's...

Picturesque Places That Look Like Bridgerton

Picturesque Places That Look Like Bridgerton

So, you've binged Bridgerton, and now your dreaming of being a duchess? We all know that Netflix's Bridgerton has taken the internet by storm. Corsets are back in style and suddenly everyone is drinking tea. As I've anxiously been awaiting the next season, I've had...

20 Photos to Inspire you to Travel to Greece

20 Photos to Inspire you to Travel to Greece

Ah, to travel to Greece is like hitting the Park Place of a monopoly board - it's THE spot! Traveling to Greece was one of the first times I had ever traveled outside of the United States. It was beautiful, dreamy, and unlike anything I had ever seen before. One of...

How to Travel the World on a Budget (or free) in 2021

How to Travel the World on a Budget (or free) in 2021

To travel on a budget or even for free in 2021 seems like an impossible task, doesn't it? However, it can be done! And frankly, it's my most favorite way to travel. I know that 2020 was filled with little to no travel opportunities due to the horrible global pandemic....

Easy Christmas Sugar Cookies Recipe

Easy Christmas Sugar Cookies Recipe

These Easy Christmas Sugar Cookies are simple and delicious to enjoy for the holidays. My grandma has been making these cookies since I was a child, and they are always a delight. Recently, I went digging around in my grandma's recipe box in search of this delicious...

The Best Cheese Ball Recipe

The Best Cheese Ball Recipe

Every year when the holidays are in full swing, I dig through my mom's recipe box in search of my favorite cheese ball recipe. I've been eating this creamy and crumbly cheese ball for as long as I can remember. It's funny how certain foods are associated with...

The Ultimate Springfield, Missouri Holiday Gift Guide

The Ultimate Springfield, Missouri Holiday Gift Guide

Now more than ever, shopping local is vital to the success of our local economy. I've lived in the Springfield area for nearly twenty years. I grew up in Ozark, attended college at MSU, and have always been very active in the community. Believe me, I've lived in the...

The Best Hot Cocoa in Springfield, Missouri

The Best Hot Cocoa in Springfield, Missouri

Hot cocoa / hot chocolate often seems like the stepchild of coffee. Frequently forgotten about, cast away to the bottom of the menu in small print. Who goes to a coffee shop and orders hot cocoa? Small children, my mother, - and that's it. Because going to a coffee...

Fall Photoshoot Ideas if You’re Single as Hell

Fall Photoshoot Ideas if You’re Single as Hell

Okay, I'll say it - I am sick of seeing "Fall Photoshoot Ideas for Couples" all over my Pinterest! I am OVER IT. Where are the Fall Photoshoot ideas for the people flyin' solo? Even if you aren't single, you deserve a solo photoshoot of you looking spectacular while...

The Halloween Home With Over 500 Pumpkins

The Halloween Home With Over 500 Pumpkins

Located in Nixa, Missouri, the home known as "The Nixa Pumpkin Haunt," is decorated with spectacular spooky details that will put you right in the Halloween spirit. Every year, hundreds of pumpkins and skeletons are carefully placed to create the most magical...

The Perfect Chic Hotel Getaway in Tulum, Mexico

The Perfect Chic Hotel Getaway in Tulum, Mexico

Are you looking for a beautiful and chic hotel in Tulum, Mexico? Look no further! Coco Tulum Boutique Hotel was perfect for a chill and budget-friendly vacay in beautiful Tulum. How to get to Tulum from Cancun There are a couple of options for transportation from...

The Best Time to Visit Budapest – St. Stephen’s Day

The Best Time to Visit Budapest – St. Stephen’s Day

The best time to visit Budapest is hands down St. Stephen's Day, August 20th. If you are planning a trip to Budapest and have some flexibility on when you go, I would urge you to consider spending your time celebrating Hungary's National Holiday. Looking for the...

25 Things You Need to Get Before You Study Abroad

25 Things You Need to Get Before You Study Abroad

Preparing to study abroad can be stressful. Luckily for you, I've compiled a list of 25 items that I thought were really essential for my experience studying abroad. Studying abroad was undoubtedly the highlight of my college career. There were many things I learned...

The Dancing Plague of 1518 – Choreomania

The Dancing Plague of 1518 – Choreomania

The Dancing Plague or "Choreomania" is argued to be either a social phenomenon or epidemic that occurred in Europe over the course of the 7th - 17th centuries. Hundreds lost their lives and/or had become seriously injured due to uncontrollable dancing. I didn't...

How to Actually Buy a 1 Euro House In Italy

How to Actually Buy a 1 Euro House In Italy

We've all seen the news articles, "Buy a house in Italy for 1 euro!" Sometimes it can be difficult when you see those news articles to find actual information about buying a 1 euro home in Italy. Alas, I am here to help. Firstly, let's clear some things up here. That...

25 Real-life Places That Belong in a Wes Anderson Film

25 Real-life Places That Belong in a Wes Anderson Film

Just the other day, I was clearing out old photos from my laptop. Through this process, I discovered I had an entire folder labeled "WES ANDERSON." What's this? It turns out, I had compiled dozens of photos over the years of places that looked like they belong in a...

An evening at Bear Creek Winery

An evening at Bear Creek Winery

Bear Creek Wine Company is tucked away in a secret corner of the Ozarks near Branson, Missouri. This Winery is a gem only true Missourians know about. If you're looking for a luxurious and charming rustic escape for the evening, look no further than Bear Creek Winery!...

Viñales Day Trip Tour from Havana

Viñales Day Trip Tour from Havana

A Viñales Day Trip Tour from Havana was the perfect solution to a problem I commonly have when planning trips - never enough time! Originally, we wanted to stay in a Casa Particular in Viñales for a few days, but we just didn't have the time in our limited seven days...

The Colorful Country of Cuba

The Colorful Country of Cuba

The colors of Cuba are what I remember most about my 7-day journey through this vibrant Caribbean country. Here are some photos to show you the stunning colorful country of Cuba. The Colorful Country of Cuba There will always be a place in the world to fit your mood....

A Glimpse Into The Fairytale City of England

A Glimpse Into The Fairytale City of England

Nicknamed "The City of Dreaming Spires," Oxford is truly the most magical fairytale-like city in all of England. There is so much to love about this city, but I'll keep it short and let the photos give it justice! Oxford is so unique because it is rich with history,...

How to Cure the Travel Bug at Home.

How to Cure the Travel Bug at Home.

Although it may seem ironic, there are steps you can take to cure the "travel bug" in the comfort of your home. COVID-19 has shaken the world, the travel industry at the very center of it all. Even when the world does slowly open back it's doors, how long will it take...

Easy Spicy Thai Noodles

Easy Spicy Thai Noodles

Easy Spicy Thai Noodles are the perfect answer to your lazy nights at home. They are simple, delicious, and a dish that anyone can enjoy. In times of quarantine, opportunities to travel have been slim to none. While this is disappointing, there have been silver...

Things to Consider Before You Study Abroad

Things to Consider Before You Study Abroad

Growing up, I had always dreamed to study abroad. Honestly, it was one of the deciding factors for me on whether to go to college or not. Which yes, seems silly, and probably wasn't something I should base four additional years of education and thousands of dollars in...

Day Trip to Hallstatt, Austria

Day Trip to Hallstatt, Austria

Deemed one of the most "Instagrammable Places in the World" This small town in Austria is a beautiful picturesque place that you should add to the top of your bucket list. Here are some tips on how to spend your Day Trip to Hallstatt, Austria. This charming town is...

The Best of Budapest

The Best of Budapest

Budapest is quickly earning the title of one of the trendiest capitals in central Europe. I spent two weeks in this majestic city, yet I still found myself cramming in highlights towards the end of my trip. I guess that's the ultimate procrastinator in me! From...

The Best 1 Week Itinerary for Morocco

The Best 1 Week Itinerary for Morocco

The city, beach, and desert all in 7 days make for the BEST 1-week Itinerary for Morocco. If you are wanting to have the time of your life in Morocco and stay within a budget, this guide is perfect for you. Just saying "Morocco", I can nearly smell the mint tea and...

Essaouira Travel Guide

Essaouira Travel Guide

Essaouira, Morocco Essaouira is a fishing town located in the Western region of Morocco. A stop we nearly overlooked during our time in Morocco, came to be one of our favorite parts of our trip. We recommend spending two days in this charming little port town. How to...

15 photos that will inspire you to book a trip to Morocco.

15 photos that will inspire you to book a trip to Morocco.

Morocco is one of my favorite destinations I've ever been to! After all, what's not to love about it? Morocco offers the bliss of the Sahara, the bustle of the city, and the calmness of the sea. If you need convincing on why you need to take a trip to Morocco, look no...