Travel Cocktail: Singapore Sling

Travel Cocktail: Singapore Sling
Last month of Singapore in our 2016 calendar. The pattern was inspired by architectural lines and purple lights. If I was vacationing in the Lion City, I would definitely need a few Singapore Slings just to get through the humidity.   

Travel Tips: How to Survive a Long-Ass Flight

Travel Tips: How to Survive a Long-Ass Flight
Obviously we’re big fans of far away places and all their delights. That said, getting to said places can be really hard on our bodies. Check out our tips for surviving, and dare we say enjoying, long-haul flights… R U NOT ENTERTAINED?

How to Pack a Plane Picnic

How to Pack a Plane Picnic
My sister-in-law is an amazing cook and food writer, but to me, her real talent is her ability to pack an AMAZING plane picnic. Before her plane picnics came into my life, I would often buy some sad, over priced snacks from Hudson News – but no more! Jessica has inspired me to change my ways. Here are my favorite plane snacks.

Joan Didion’s packing list

Joan Didion’s packing list
I have reread Joan Didion’s “The White Album” more times than I can count.  Included in that book is her packing list (below). I would love to see an entire book of just the packing lists of interesting, famous people. Though this was written in an era of travel that seems more romantic than the one that we have now.