Travel & Culture
A passionate writer with a strong editorial background in both digital and print, covering a wide variety of topics that range from travel destinations to food trends and fitness inspiration. I currently work as Senior Associate Editor of News & Culture at Apartment Therapy, and I've had experience at companies such as Rodale Inc., LittleThings, Afar Media, XO Group Inc., Time Inc., Hearst and National Geographic, along with various independent authors and small publications.
I also am a contributing writer for travel site kimkim that helps plan and book trips through local experts. Additionally, I do volunteer work for a nonprofit called African Sky, which aims to bridge communities and create social change for the people in Mali, Africa.
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Travel & Culture
For a lot of people, staying in a local's home like an Airbnb or Vrbo when traveling is one of the most special parts of the whole experience.
Is your initial reaction a.) hands are getting clammy, anxiety is at an all-time high, you regret not leaving earlier; OR b.) you feel adrenaline pulsing through your veins and the pressure is exhilarating.
By seasonal markers, March is the light at the end of the long, dark winter tunnel. However, while this month brings daylight savings and the official start of spring, it can be just as brutal (if not more so) than its January and February cousins.
In a perfect world, we'd all love our homes and our communities. But when that's not possible, I choose neighborhood over space, and that's okay. Here's my love letter to you, NYC.
With a short distance of 85 miles (137 km), getting from Milan to Verona is a straightforward journey.
It was a rainy, cloud-smothering day in Stockholm when we arrived at the Snabba Hus Västberga project site. The bus dropped us off right outside the affordable apartment community, and as we walked toward the center of the complex, patches of green made up a public space area where I envisioned tenants hanging out in sunnier weather.
The first glamping site (hybrid word for “glamorous camping”) called Under Canvas has unzipped its tent flaps to guests.
Looking to travel off the beaten path in the Greek isles? Check out these underrated islands you definitely should visit.
When you hear "Aha! Moment," you think Oprah Winfrey. "Yas, Queen" screams Ilana Glazer. Now, who comes to mind when you think of "spark joy?" It's a no-brainer, especially these days: Marie Kondo.
Wellness & Design
While Keke's not slowing down anytime soon, everyone needs a night to stay in and unwind.
I’m sleeping a little easier knowing that it won’t be long before these star-crossed lovers are once again united. (Dramatic? Yes. True? Absolutely.)
Last October, designers Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent launched their exclusive furniture line with Living Spaces that combines high-design modern pieces with functionality. Almost one year later, the dynamic duo unleashed their Fall 2019 collection that is as cozy and aesthetically pleasing as ever.
There is undeniable mixed feelings about Starbucks opening its first store in Italy, where cafes serve their espresso much differently than the American coffee company. But it is obvious that the new Roastery in Milan -which opened last week-is different from its sibling stores in the U.S.
See how Drew Barrymore (and her daughters!) spend their ideal night in, with all the snacks and all the board games.
A color has the power to determine your mood-from red that provokes energy to yellow that sparks happiness. You can even use a specific hue to transform your emotions into what you want and desire. And now, you can have that kind of control as a hotel guest.