Acadia & Bar Harbor Maine

Boston to Bar Harbor in October I had been itching to get to a National Park for a bit. Acadia National Park in Maine being the closest one seemed like a logical choice as Josh and I thought about taking a Fall long weekend trip. Between the foliage, hiking, spectacular ocean views and delicious, meals it did not disappoint! We went the first weekend in October … Continue reading Acadia & Bar Harbor Maine

First Investment Property Purchase

Basically since I graduated college and got a job I started saving to buy a property. That was what I had seen other people do and so I thought that was the best use for the money. I thought probably a condo. As I got older and my monthly savings started to finally accumulate some, I started thinking how a single family residence or condo … Continue reading First Investment Property Purchase

Van View of the Sea

Mini-Travel Hack

Getting Started with Travel Hacking Travel Hacking refers to racking up points/miles on credit cards, and utilizing bonuses and specials on cards and then using them on trips to vastly cut down on the cost of the trips. When utilized, travel hacking can save tons of money on vacation and traveling costs. There are whole communities out there dedicated to mastering the art of the travel … Continue reading Mini-Travel Hack

Is Marie Kondo’s “Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up” Truly Life Changing?

As the year 2019 kicks off, its a good time to think about de-cluttering and re-setting. Lately the time I spend cleaning (okay I don’t really clean that much) and or organizing has really been grinding my gears. I feel like I am in an endless cycle of clothes piling up and then putting them away, only for them to pile back up again. Anytime I … Continue reading Is Marie Kondo’s “Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up” Truly Life Changing?

Montreal: 2 Days & 2 Nights

My favorite things about Montreal were the food and the overall big city vibe. We spent two days here, so we really just scratched the surface of all that Montreal has to offer. A haven for foodies, you could spend many days here just eating. It reminded me a little bit of a smaller Manhattan. Especially coming from the semi-quaint Quebec City, it felt a lot … Continue reading Montreal: 2 Days & 2 Nights