our first night in Paris

Posted on March 9, 2018

  When we were landing in Paris, night had just fallen and our plane cruised down toward the runway just as the Eiffel Tower lights were flickering on. After over a month in the Middle East and Asia, the sight of this city almost felt like coming home.   Porter and I both are fortunate enough to have spent a lot of time in Paris (this was my ninth trip here), so we have favorite areas and restaurants and placesRead More

a different side of burano

Posted on September 12, 2017

  This past week Porter and I have been on the little island of Burano, about a twenty minute ferry ride from Venezia, but in mood and color and pace of life, a world away. Most people have probably heard of Burano by now. Photos of its streets are on basically every Instagram travel page at least every month or so. The houses here are all painted different bright colors, no two of the same allowed to be beside eachRead More

Villa Arcadio Lake Garda, Italy 

Posted on September 7, 2017

  It’s 5:40 am and pouring in Venice right now. Porter is fast asleep, and I’m sitting on the floor of our room with all of the windows cracked open hoping that he’ll subconsciously hear the rain and know he doesn’t need to wake up because of it. I think it’s working. Also, I like white noise while I’m writing, and despite what people probably envision when they picture a blogger blogging (desk, laptop, put together outfit, neat posture) IRead More

we’re married

Posted on August 16, 2017

  If you follow along with us on Instagram, you know that Porter and I got married this weekend, a reality that we’re still settling into and to be honest, one that doesn’t quite feel real just yet. We’ve been more than a little bit MIA from blogging this summer as we’ve gone from dating to engaged to married over the course of just a handful of weeks. That’s all about to change. Exactly two weeks from today, we leaveRead More

mykonos travel guide: 15 things you should know

Posted on June 1, 2017

^ had to include this photo because we set our camera up on a step in an attempt to get a photo of the two of us together, and this cat photo- bombed us every. single. time. We tried to shoo it away multiple times, but apparently the self-timer beeping was irresistible. I have about a hundred more photos just like this one. What Anna’s Wearing: Reformation Claudia Two Piece, Artemis Design Co. Raffia Loafers What Porter’s Wearing: Native YouthRead More

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