The Netherlands

It’s hard to believe that the weekend is already upon us and, if you are like us, you might just be hunting for the perfect place to meet up for a great cup of coffee with a friend.   Look no further than 1 or 2 Cafe, a super cool cafe located in The Netherlands.  This […]


When you hear Boutique Hotel, your next thought may be “expensive” but this Hotel Alternative in Amsterdam is a Boutique guest house that won’t break the bank.  At a rate of 210 euros/night, guests can choose from one of two rooms that are so well designed that you may not ever want to go home! Maison Rika […]


As you know, I was quite worried about traveling alone for the first time.  Call me silly, but the thought of going on an airplane alone and finding my way around a foreign city kind of scared me.  Ironically, quite a few things actually went wrong, starting with none of my credit cards working to […]


As if hanging out and enjoying the company of so many talented and inspiring fellow bloggers in Amsterdam was not enough, the ladies also planned a special Meet The Blogger visit to the amazing Dutch Woonbeurs 2013 Design Trade Show.  It was a real treat and I left almost dizzy with inspiration! The Ariadne at […]


I can hardly believe that Friday is already here.  After a few exciting and inspiring days in Amsterdam, I am still in a state of euphoria.  Since I was speaking at the Meet the Blogger Amsterdam conference, the ladies planning the event invited me to stay with them.  At first I was totally nervous about […]