A Week in San Donato in Poggio, Tuscany

A Week in San Donato in Poggio, Tuscany

Hello friends, happy Wednesday! I hope this post finds you well-rested and enjoying a large mug of coffee. I’m dropping by just briefly to share my latest travel offering: A Week in San Donato in Poggio, Tuscany. I’m especially excited to share this post because, 

Three Days in Florence, Italy

Three Days in Florence, Italy

Hi friends! As you know, Boyfriend – who has subsequently become Fiancé!! – and I visited Italy recently for a week long trip to celebrate a big birthday with his family. Naturally, we tacked a few days on to each end of the week for 

Our Engagement in Bologna, Italy

Our Engagement in Bologna, Italy

Oh my gosh, helllloooo friends! I’m so glad you’re here! Hopefully you’re well, with some nice plans for the weekend ahead. Boyfriend – or should he be referred to as Fiancé from here on out? – and I are settling back in at home, reveling 

A Return to Westport, Ireland

A Return to Westport, Ireland

Hi, friend! Happy Wednesday! If you read my February Monthly Musings post, you’ll know that Boyfriend and I recently had the opportunity to visit one of our very favourite little towns in Ireland: Westport! Pre-pandemic, we used to visit the Co. Mayo gem at least 

Visiting Vianden, Luxembourg’s Prettiest Town

Visiting Vianden, Luxembourg’s Prettiest Town

Hello friends, happy Wednesday! I’m chasing my tail a bit here, but I’m finally getting around to sharing the follow up to my first Luxembourg post: Visiting Vianden, the prettiest little town! Vianden is located in the north of Luxembourg, and it’s home to the 

A Long Weekend in Luxembourg

A Long Weekend in Luxembourg

Sweet friends, hello! I hope this post finds you happy and healthy, hopefully with a hot coffee nearby. I’ve been a little out of whack lately, but finally I managed to muster up some energy & finish off this post. It has taken me far 

A Quick Guide to Saint-Émilion, France

A Quick Guide to Saint-Émilion, France

Bonjour mes amies! Besides ‘croissant’ that’s pretty much the extent of my French – so how are you? In keeping with the spirit of today’s post, I hope this finds you eating a baguette or wearing a beret. I am doing neither of those things, 

Eating Our Way Around Bordeaux, France

Eating Our Way Around Bordeaux, France

Hi friends! How the heck are you? I hope this post finds you well – ideally, enjoying a mid-morning break with a cup of coffee at arm’s reach. I’m here today to share my Bordeaux travel guide with you and wow, nothing makes me happier 

One Night in Naples, Italy

One Night in Naples, Italy

*POST UPDATED FEBRUARY 2022. Hello, sweet friends! I hope this post finds you well and not too overwhelmed with your Christmas to-do list. I’m taking a quick moment in between gift-wrapping and festive baking to share the third and final installment in my Amalfi coast 

Two Days in Amalfi & Positano | Visiting the Amalfi Coast Part II

Two Days in Amalfi & Positano | Visiting the Amalfi Coast Part II

*POST UPDATED FEBRUARY 2022. Hello friends! Welcome to part ii of my Amalfi Coast travel series: Two Days in Amalfi and Positano! In case you missed it, part i was all about the lovely hilltop town of Ravello and you can read that here. Part 

Ravello Travel Guide | Visiting the Amalfi Coast Part I

Ravello Travel Guide | Visiting the Amalfi Coast Part I

Hello friends! It feels so great to be bringing you this piece today: my first travel post in over a year! Allow me to present to you: my Ravello Travel Guide, Visiting the Amalfi Coast Part I! Covid put a lot of my travel plans 

Where to Travel to in Ireland This Summer

Where to Travel to in Ireland This Summer

POST UPDATED APRIL 2022. Hello friends, happy Wednesday! How are you this week? I hope the gloomy weather hasn’t gotten to you. I’m here today to distract you with thoughts of the long summer days to come – perhaps in a different part of the 

Cookbooks to Travel Through, Our Favourites

Cookbooks to Travel Through, Our Favourites

Hi hi hi – happy Thursday! I hope this post finds you well. It dawned on me last week that, although I like to think of this space as ‘a food & travel blog‘, there’s been no new travel content since my Dingle Guide in 

Seven Days on the Dingle Peninsula, A Staycation Guide

Seven Days on the Dingle Peninsula, A Staycation Guide

*POST UPDATED FEBRUARY 2022. Hi friends! How are you this fine Wednesday? I’m so excited to announce a new series on the blog – staycation guides! Now, more than ever, I find myself mooching around the internet, looking for Irish staycation ideas. With that in 

Bologna, A Love Letter

Bologna, A Love Letter

*POST UPDATED APRIL 2022. Happy Wednesday, friends! I hope this post finds you well. Today I’m dropping in to share the fifth & final post in my Tuscan travel guide series: Bologna, A Love Letter. In case you missed it, earlier posts in the series 

Castellina in Chianti | A Guide to Tuscany’s Most Overlooked Village

Castellina in Chianti | A Guide to Tuscany’s Most Overlooked Village

*POST UPDATED FEBRUARY 2022. Friends, welcome to part four of my five-part Tuscan travel series! In this segment, I’m spilling the fagioli on one of Tuscany’s most overlooked gems: Castellina in Chianti. Just to recap quickly, earlier in this series I shared An Ode to 

A Quick Guide to Siena, Italy

A Quick Guide to Siena, Italy

*POST UPDATED FEBRUARY 2022. Hello again, friends! Today I’m sharing part three in our five-part Tuscany travel series: A Quick Guide to Siena. To recap, our first post was An Ode to Florence, and our second post dished the deets on spending 24 Hours in 

24 Hours in San Gimignano

24 Hours in San Gimignano

*POST UPDATED FEBRUARY 2022. Friends, hi! Welcome to the second post in my five-part segment about all things Tuscany: 24 Hours in San Gimignano! Last month, I shared An Ode to Florence and today I’m sharing everything we loved about the hilltop town of San