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Rainy Venice

January 5, 2017

I didn’t forget about my Europe posts, I swear! I had so many holiday posts to do last month that I decided to postpone the rest of my Europe posts until the new year. After the Auvergne in France (see my post about it here), we hopped on a quick flight to Venice, which welcomed us with lots of rain on our first day. I was particularly excited/interested in Venice because I had never been before, but I had heard some mixed reviews.…

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Fall Leaves in the Auvergne

December 8, 2016

One of the things I miss the most about Europe is the gorgeous fall foliage and chilly weather! After Paris, we traveled down to the Auvergne region, which is an area in south central France. Our host (Dave’s family friend) has the most beautiful French farmhouse that we were lucky enough to stay in. The foliage was stunning in the area, and we got lucky and had some really beautiful days. The Auvergne is a gorgeous area filled with cow…

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Parisian Snapshots

December 2, 2016

I have so many photos from Paris that didn’t necessarily fit into a “traditional” blog post, so I thought I’d do a little round up of some of my favorites. Because I mean, who doesn’t need a little more Paris in their lives?! I know I do! I’m not going to lie, I’m seriously missing this city. I’m already aching to be back, eating croissants, drinking wine, and getting lost in Parisian gardens. There’s a magical feeling in Paris that…

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Seine Strolling

November 30, 2016

We really lucked out with the weather on our trip, especially in Paris. Everyone warned us that it could be cold, dreary, and awful. Well, it was chilly, but the sun peeked out quite a bit, making for absolutely gorgeous fall days. It was perfect for all the walking we did! And boy did we walk a lot. I think we clocked in at least 20,000 steps a day!! Each day we’d walk along different parts of the Seine, and it…

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