Amid the joyous hubbub of Thanksgiving Day, you can practically feel the excitement in the air as holiday preparations are in full swing. The lively conversations and laughter of loved ones, the cheerful sounds of pots and pans clinking, and the irresistible aromas wafting from the kitchen create an
The autumn chill in the air inspired us to take a colorful fall road trip – sort of… After a flight dropped us in Portland, Oregon, we navigated the bustling city and discovered our eclectic haven for the night at the McMenamin’s Crystal Hotel in downtown. We were pleasantly surprised
Gaiole, Chianti was the next stop on our Italian adventure. We stayed at Coltibuono, a 1000-year-old monastery with zen-like grounds and delicious Chianti wines. Coltibuono allowed us quiet, recuperation moments as we jaunted off for fun and unique activities that Chianti offered.