Rocklands Barbeque, Washington D.C.

So, I was standing with a group of people in the park in D.C. when someone said, “Rocklands Barbeque is always a good choice”.  I always find that to be fighting words. I’m originally from Texas and if anyone knows how to work a barbecue pit it’s people in Houston. It’s part of our southern charm. Since I was curious […]

Busken Bakery In Cincinnati

I had the pleasure of being invited on a press trip to Cincinnati, Ohio this year. I loved the city and had the best time. I’ve been raving about Cincy ever since. It was a very warm and welcoming trip. Long story short, don’t sleep on the city. It has a lot of offer. If they don’t have what you […]

Loire Valley

I really need to get myself back to France. I would love to go and explore the Loire Valley Region. Not only do I love the wines from the area, but there are some glorious magickal castles to see. I would of course have to visit  Château de Chinon where they do  Joan of Arc exhibitions. Maybe in 2018, I will […]

Ottawa: Canada’s Secret Hip City

Ottawa was not in my travel plans. In fact I didn’t know much about the city before I was invited by the Andaz Ottawa Byward Market. Located in the the downtown area of Ottawa, the modern boutique hotel is a nice addition for events, celebrations, and weddings.The hotel is almost a year old, so it’s still got that brand new […]

The Canadian Tulip Festival

There’s a festival each year in Canada that brings out about a 500,000 each year and it just keeps getting bigger. The Canadian Tulip Festival in Ottawa has been enchanting flower fans with a million tulips annually for sixty five years. The celebration due to a historic royal gift from the Dutch to Canada as a symbol of friendship. When […]