Urban Hiking

Doesn't "urban hiking" sound way cooler than "walking?" I set out to just do an easy two miles down and back. My mission was to break in my new* hiking shoes, make sure my backpack didn't rub me in weird places requiring extra body glide next week, and practice with the GoPro I'm borrowing. Five … Continue reading Urban Hiking

Don’t worry, I tried the tie dye frapp so you don’t have to.

In hindsight, it has been well over a year, maybe longer than two years since I've had a frappuccino at Starbucks. I'm really not a huge fan of frozen drinks so I have never been a huge frapp drinker. Maybe this wasn't the best foodie adventure for me to take on. However, I do love … Continue reading Don’t worry, I tried the tie dye frapp so you don’t have to.

Town Center Cold Pressed Roastery Opens Today!

I'm already a fan of Town Center Cold Pressed's cafe locations. It is one of my favorite "afternoon coffee shops," because they have so many non-coffee options! I was so excited to get the opportunity to host a Yelp Elite Event at their new Roastery and Brew Bar Concept. The staff at TCCPR is combining … Continue reading Town Center Cold Pressed Roastery Opens Today!

A Colorful Afternoon in Downtown Norfolk

Pride is easy to find in Hampton Roads! So many local businesses and organizations are hosting promotions and events to celebrate Pride Month. I couldn't miss out on the fun and I also took the opportunity to support some of my favorite local businesses while I was downtown. PrideFest was absolutely incredible! There was an … Continue reading A Colorful Afternoon in Downtown Norfolk

Who needs a dating app when you hang in coffee shops?

I still can't believe this happened in real life. A handsome man walks into a coffee shop, chooses the seat next to me, and we end up exchanging numbers. I thought meeting people in real life only happened pre-2005 or in the movies. Or maybe just to people more attractive and outgoing than I consider … Continue reading Who needs a dating app when you hang in coffee shops?