“You don’t have to go. You can stay home. It’s up to you. But if you let fear stop you from doing what you really want to do, you’ll regret that forever.” ― Allison Vesterfelt, Packing Light: Thoughts on Living Life with Less Baggage You could say that I’ve had a case of sweet wanderlust my whole […]
You’d think that after earning a degree in and spending the better part of a decade in marketing, I’d be wise to the schemes of advertising. And clearly, you’d think wrong. Because I just clicked on that Facebook ad…. and that one… and pretty soon, my closet is full of items I learned about through Facebook […]
Recently, I returned from a solo trip to Paris, France. It was a wonderful experience that I can’t wait to repeat and I learned a whole heckuva lot about myself. One of the takeaways from the trip that I am most proud of might be a little unexpected, however. I patted myself strongly on the […]
After an incredible Day 1 and Day 2, Liz and I planned to spend our final day in Brooklyn, beginning with a walk over the iconic Brooklyn Bridge after breakfast at The Grey Dog (don’t miss their Spiced Chai!). Due to a little rain and a lot of cold, we took the Subway instead. Thanks […]
In honor of the day where siblings bust out the most embarrassing photos of each other they can find, I’d like to share a #NationalSiblingsDay post. Three years ago, my sister and I road tripped to Austin, TX to shop, eat, and celebrate Easter with Tim Tebow. A weekend may seem too short to get the […]
Day 1 in the ‘magical land called New York City’ was so great that we weren’t sure anything could live up to it… but then came Day 2! I do have to say, GoogleMaps was our best friend on this trip. After we booked our plane tickets and hotel, we scoured Pinterest, blogs, and the […]
It all started with a text message from my friend Liz saying that she had found a deal for us to fly to NYC and stay in a hotel overlooking Madison Square Garden for four nights at a great price. Within 24 hours, our flights and hotel were booked, and a shared Pinboard was created. One […]
Welcome to my first blog post here at The Sweet Wanderlust! To get started… I’ve added some of my favorite quotes to a few of my favorite photos I’ve taken during my travels to encourage you to live life to the fullest!