Chevrons & Éclairs

A digital storyteller

travelling the world

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5 Things I'm Getting Myself for Christmas Cover Image

5 Things I'm Getting Myself for Christmas

I think this time of the year, we get so overwhelmed focusing on other people and other things...

Posted in Gift Guide

Festive Season Outfits: 3 Tips on Dressing Comfortable yet Stylish Cover Image

Festive Season Outfits: 3 Tips on Dressing Comfortable yet Stylish

December is here and I’ll be honest, it sort of creeped up on me. In America, we have...

Posted in Winter

Gifts for Travelers: Holiday Gift Guide Cover Image

Gifts for Travelers: Holiday Gift Guide

I’m not one to share a holiday gift guide actually, but this year was a bit of an...

Posted in Gift Guide

My Calendar Block Template: How I Get So Much Done Cover Image

My Calendar Block Template: How I Get So Much Done

I know this is the time of year that everyone is wrapping up all projects and deadlines. It’s...

Posted in Office

Vogue Posts

Festive Season Outfits: 3 Tips on Dressing Comfortable yet Stylish Cover Image

Festive Season Outfits: 3 Tips on Dressing Comfortable yet Stylish

December is here and I’ll be honest, it sort of creeped up on me. In America, we have...

Posted in Winter

Volume Fourteen: 3 Books You Recommended Cover Image

Volume Fourteen: 3 Books You Recommended

I can’t believe it has been one month since I was home. I felt like my time there...

Posted in AutumnBookshelf

Why I Took a Break Cover Image

Why I Took a Break

I went home for 3 weeks. I had planned on not saying anything on social media, but intermittently...

Posted in AutumnLifestyle

Apple Picking in Kent Cover Image

Apple Picking in Kent

When I got on my flight from Orlando to London, maybe it was the fact that I had...

Posted in AutumnEngland

Travel Posts

Date Night at Mr. Fogg's Gin Parlour Cover Image

Date Night at Mr. Fogg's Gin Parlour

As an American, I always love that Thanksgiving is a bit of a buffer before the Christmas/New Years...

Posted in London

Guide to Porto: and a Portuguese Aperitif Recipe Cover Image

Guide to Porto: and a Portuguese Aperitif Recipe

After spending a quick weekend in Madeira last year, I knew I wanted to visit mainland Portugal. The...

Posted in Portugal

Hotels I Love: Mercador Guest House Cover Image

Hotels I Love: Mercador Guest House

It had been some time since I had stayed at a hotel since I’ve been using Airbnb so...

Posted in Portugal

Apple Picking in Kent Cover Image

Apple Picking in Kent

When I got on my flight from Orlando to London, maybe it was the fact that I had...

Posted in AutumnEngland

Recipe Posts

Roasted Butternut Squash Dip Cover Image

Roasted Butternut Squash Dip

I’ve been in a strange funk recently. Last year at this time, I was on a 11 city...

Posted in Appetizers

Grilled Aubergine & Asparagus Salad Cover Image

Grilled Aubergine & Asparagus Salad

Remember when I went glamping a little over a month ago? If not, I shared my glamping for...

Posted in AppetizersSalads & Dressings

Brazilian Fish Stew Cover Image

Brazilian Fish Stew

Summer in the UK feels long, yet really short. Days are long as the sunsets late into the...

Posted in EntreesSoups & Stews

Maltese Whole Roast Chicken with White Wine Sauce Cover Image

Maltese Whole Roast Chicken with White Wine Sauce

I’ve been back from Malta for 2 weeks now and I’m still talking about it. When I initially...

Posted in Entrees

Watch Films

Hotels I Love: Bürgenstock Resort Review

Organizing for a trip is quite hectic. I usually spend weeks doing research, finding great cafes, pretty corners...

Posted in SwitzerlandFilms

Day Trip to Whitstable

After my travel hangover at the end of last year, I made a vow to myself to explore...

Posted in SummerEnglandFilms

Weekend in Valletta

Let me just preface this post with… there was so much food involved on this trip that I...

Posted in SummerMaltaFilms

Reflections from Istanbul

I was very excited about visiting Istanbul. I had spent 8 years of my life stying Middle East...

Posted in SpringTurkeyFilms