Weekend Mountain Getaway

The Mohonk Mountain House was built near the deep blue waters of Lake Monhonk in 1869. This luxurious 266-room Victorian castle is one of the oldest American family owned resorts. Surrounded by thousands of acres of lush forest and winding trails, its just 90 minutes north of New York City. Mohonk or “lake in the … Continue reading

Jefferson Vineyards

Living in a bustling urban city and working in a fast paced career inspires me to take vacationing seriously. In each new place I visit, if I find a vineyard nearby, I immediately work a tour into the trip. This past Christmas a journey to Monticello prompted a snow-covered visit to explore the Jefferson Vineyards. … Continue reading

Where to Stay: Wilbram Mansion Cape May, NJ

Maintaining stress levels is part of the recipe to the successful, professional, and modern, woman’s daily life. And sometimes getting out of town is the only way to balance the work-life/personal-life ratio. A short trip with minimal travel can be the cherry on the top. For those women working in Manhattan, or even Philadelphia and … Continue reading

Where to Eat: Seattle – Top Pot Doughnuts

The obvious answer to the question “where should I get my morning coffee in Seattle” would be Starbucks, which as an avid drinker (and also the place where I met my Husband) I’m the last to sway anyone away from this venue; however if you only went there you’d be missing out on some wonderful … Continue reading

Where to Stay – Chicago

It’s Monday morning, you’re already at the airport while most are just brewing their coffee, and preparing yourself for this weeks business trip. A while ago I learned to try and make the most of my business trips by adding a little comfort and enjoyment (perhaps even a little luxury), after all the trip does … Continue reading