Hiking Just Outside of Boston

The summer gives us a perfect opportunity to get our workout clothes, some comfy shoes and head over to the mountains. Wether you’re an experienced hiker, or just looking for a nature stroll, the Blue Hills Reservation is a THE spot. A friend and I decided to head over here last Friday on a search for some breathtaking panoramic views and a good exercise. The easiest … Continue reading Hiking Just Outside of Boston

JFK’s Library and Museum

Did you know every US President after Roosevelt gets their own “library and museum?” Well, apparently they do. The Presidential Libraries Act says that they must fund their own and then the government will pay for the upkeep. A presidential library might sound a little boring, but it’s really more of a museum to commemorate the presidents. Lucky for us who reside in Boston, JFK’s … Continue reading JFK’s Library and Museum

All The Way in La La Land

Fifteen years ago my family and I decided to move to the US. Half of my family wanted Los Angeles, while the other half saw us in Miami. In the end we went to Florida, but LA remained part of our lives. From visiting grandparents, going to Bar and Bat Mitzvah’s, and even attending UCLA for a summer. Seeing as I hadn’t gone in a while, I took advantage of my free time and … Continue reading All The Way in La La Land

The Simplest (& Best) Avocado Breakfast Smoothie

A couple weeks ago I was in my apartment packing up for a trip to LA when I realized I still had half an avocado left in the fridge. If you know me, you know I hate waisting food. Especially if it’s a great avocado. (You don’t come by those often in Boston). So I Googled ways of storing it for a later use and realized freezing … Continue reading The Simplest (& Best) Avocado Breakfast Smoothie

Exploring West Massachusetts

Venturing out to the west side of Massachusetts is always fun. A whole adventure is only a short bus ride away. A couple weekends ago I went to Longmeadow to visit a friend and discovered a beautiful part of Mass. I bought a peter pan bus ticket the day before, took it the next day at South Station and arrived a short and smooth hour and a half … Continue reading Exploring West Massachusetts

10 Easy Packing Tips

Packing is one of the most stressful things about traveling. The fear of forgetting something haunts me day and night. But I constantly remind myself that regardless of where I’m going (unless it’s a remote place like the Arctic), I’ll probably be able to replace what I’m missing. To ease my nerves I’ve developed a small packing routine. Here are some tips to help you out when … Continue reading 10 Easy Packing Tips