Iceland on a Budget: Some may think of “Iceland” and “budget” in the same sentence as a joke. But it is possible to have a good time in Iceland without breaking the bank. It is true a majority of the goods you see in Iceland are imported, making it one of the most expensive […]
Welcome to New York City: Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall there’s always something to do in New York City. Whether solo or with my children, I’ve found some great places to eat, shop and learn in Manhattan. If your not a New York native you might not be aware of the different areas of Manhattan. […]
Print Recipe Easy 4 Ingredient Pesto Pasta Easy pesto pasta dish with only 4 ingredients. The perfect dish for a meatless Monday. Course Main Dish Cuisine American, Italian Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 15 minutes Servings people Ingredients 8 oz Rotini Pasta1/2 cups Shallots1 cups Cherry Tomatoes2 tbs Pesto Sauce Filippo Berio Classic Pesto […]
Planning a Visit to the Blue Lagoon: Before making the trip to Iceland, I asked myself repeatedly if visiting the Blue Lagoon was worth it. Although the Blue Lagoon is one of the most tourist-filled places in Iceland, I wanted to experience the hype myself. Pre-booking is required so make sure you book your ticket […]
Reykjavik can be a very expensive place to visit, if you’re on a budget I suggest you follow these easy steps to having a good time in Reykjavik for free. I did my research before heading to Iceland, but also talked to many of the locals when I arrived. With a little work there […]
Back from Iceland at last. I still haven’t unpacked my bag but I’m ready to share my experiences with all of you. Heading to the land of Fire and Ice was definitely a memorable experience. But Iceland is not the type of place you only visit once. I’m back home but ready to book […]
*Please be aware this post contains affiliate links. If you decide to make a purchase, I will receive a small commission for this purchase at no additional cost to you. Iceland in Autumn = Cold and Wet! Prepare yourself for the cold, wet weather of Iceland in Autumn by following my easy packing tips. Filled […]
My One Year Blog Anniversary: The Good, Bad and Ugly! I made it!!!! After an exciting year blogging I’m here to share my ups and downs. I’m also going to share lessons learned from creating and running my own blog for the past year. The Good: So much has happened that makes me proud to […]
K.J. Around the World
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I'm K.J. Welcome to my blog. My passion for food and travel inspired me to create this blog as a way to share my experiences. I'm a part-time adjunct professor with a family, so I'm not living the digital nomad lifestyle. My goal is to share my inspirational experiences with women who dream of traveling without having to quit their job.