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February 2016


The Perfect Day in Austin

On the eve of our move to Seattle, and as a last little farewell to this super cool city, here’s an itinerary of my favorite things to do in Austin, TX. Look at it as a love letter from me, to Austin, to you.  Here’s my…

February 25, 2016
What to Pack

What to Pack: Austin, TX

This week my little family and I are packing up our life here in Austin, Texas and relocating to Seattle. It’s unfortunate timing due to the fact that this is my favorite time of year in Austin. The city is already transitioning into Spring…

February 24, 2016
SoCal Local

LA Sample Sale this Friday!

It’s almost time for another LA Sample Sale in the fashion district! On a typical day the designer showrooms are open to buyers and retailers from the trade only to shop the newest apparel and accessories to release in their shops. But, on the…

February 23, 2016

San Francisco Hidden Gems

Growing up outside San Francisco, we spent the occasional weekend in the city, but for a while it seemed we visited many of the same places on shuffle. So, lately we’ve been checking out some lesser-known spots that turn the big busy city into a…

February 18, 2016
Making Plans

My Favorite Frequent Flyer Plan

I am not one of those travel hackers. I don’t churn and burn credit cards to get the mileage bonus; I don’t even have a credit card connected to my mileage program. We have opted for cash back programs to give us more flexibility.…

February 15, 2016