Louisiana is one of the most unique places in America. If you ask me, it’s a must. It’s a fascinating mix of cultures and traditions, including French, Spanish, West African, Native American, and, of course, Cajun. This fusion has resulted in a plethora of one-of-a-kind...

Everyone wants to be happy, but what truly makes people happy? Happiness seems fleeting, one minute a thing brings us joy and the next we find that we’re tired of it. Research suggests there is a reason why we lose interest in possessions easily and...

Overlanding in Mexico is an art form. Many foreigners are nervous to do so, though our experience has been pretty positive. Often we’re asked about road tripping in Mexico – if we feel frightened, how we do it and what routes we use. It’s important...

There is no shortage of gorgeous gourmet restaurants in San Miguel de Allende, but sometimes you just want some authentic regional Mexican food cooked to perfection at an adorable hole in the wall. Then, I highly recommend Carmen’s. There is nothing pretentious about this place!...

Eating well on the road can be a real challenge. Whether a short trip or a long one, being away from your kitchen and daily rituals can make staying healthy difficult. On top of that, health involves avoiding fast on-the-go options. Planning ahead helps you...

Since I’m about to hit the open road, I thought I might take a moment share with you guys (and to remind myself) about all the most important dos and don’ts  of road tripping.

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