30 Gift Experiences to Buy for Your Loved Ones Instead of Things

30 Gift Experiences to Buy for Your Loved Ones Instead of Things

Whether you’ve got a loved one’s birthday coming up or are preparing for the approaching Christmas season you may be wondering how to give a thoughtful gift this year. Our planet is currently drowning in a sea of stuff and many people only a shocking…

6 Incredible Things to do in Valle de Bravo, Mexico

6 Incredible Things to do in Valle de Bravo, Mexico

Valle de Bravo, Mexico, is a beautiful valley with mountains surrounding a turquoise green lake near Mexico City. I have been to Valle de Bravo five times in the last 2 years and I always find something new to do there. There are many towns…

Visit Michoacán: How to Spend a Weekend in Michoacán, Mexico

Visit Michoacán: How to Spend a Weekend in Michoacán, Mexico

This past long weekend, I visited a few different towns in Michoacán, Mexico, with my husband and my in-laws. We had a wonderful weekend full of sightseeing, artisan markets, hot chocolate, and hikes. We ended up visiting a total of four different towns during our…

7 Things to do During Day of the Dead in Mexico City

7 Things to do During Day of the Dead in Mexico City

This year was my second time spending Day of the Dead in Mexico and I had an absolute blast. Last year, my husband, in-laws and I went to celebrate in Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende. This year we decided to spend it in Mexico…

La Llorona Xochimilco: Celebrating Day of the Dead in Mexico City

La Llorona Xochimilco: Celebrating Day of the Dead in Mexico City

Yesterday evening, my husband and some friends and I attended the La Llorona show in Xochimilco, Mexico City. The evening consisted of riding the famous colorful trajineras of Xochimilco at night to a small island where the show occurred. The La Llorona Xochimilco show was…

One of the Best Hotels in Valle de Bravo: El Santuario Resort & Spa

One of the Best Hotels in Valle de Bravo: El Santuario Resort & Spa

As a birthday gift my husband surprised me with a one night stay at one of the best hotels in Valle de Bravo! We had an absolutely incredible weekend and I’m already trying to figure out when we can go back. El Santuario Resort and…

Get Hired to Teach ESL Online with VIPKid and Work from Wherever

Get Hired to Teach ESL Online with VIPKid and Work from Wherever

If you’ve ever dreamed of having a flexible online job and the idea of teaching kids makes you super happy, then you are in the right place. I have been teaching ESL online for almost a full year now and honestly it’s the best job…

Why You Should Take Online Spanish Classes with Hi-Spanish

Why You Should Take Online Spanish Classes with Hi-Spanish

If you want to learn Spanish but don’t know where to start, you’re in the right place. Hi-Spanish is a Mexican company of native Spanish speakers who are eager to help you along on your language learning journey. Hi-Spanish is a wonderful company because it…

The Best Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Mexico City

The Best Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Mexico City

Collectively I have now lived in Mexico City for about a year and a half now. I absolutely love the food here and I am so happy to say that Mexico City has such a wonderful, growing vegan food scene. Below are a list of…

7 More Ways to Gift a Surprise Trip with Minimal Planning

7 More Ways to Gift a Surprise Trip with Minimal Planning

A few years ago I wrote a blog post about how to plan a surprise trip for someone. To this day it is my most popular blog post. That surprise trip post tells you how to keep your plans a secret, how to choose what…