The Paramount New York City

Designed by Meyer Davis Studio, The Paramount is a 597 -room boutique hotel located in New York City’s Theater District, just half a block from Times Square. With the outside world full of lights and color, one can retreat to this hotel filled with a modern, sophisticated sexiness… Advertisements

Idol Hotel Paris…

I came across this fun hotel located in Paris and was inspired by the wallpaper, molding, and ombre walls. Whenever I travel I like to stay in spaces designed entirely different than my own home. That’s part of the fun when traveling.

I think I selected the hotel I want to stay in…

Annually my bestie and I travel somewhere for our bdays. We go either around hers or mine or somewhere in between as our birthdays fall within a month of one another. This year, we’re heading to New Orleans. I have only been once and that was as a kid. I don’t remember much so I…

My Review of Hotel Monaco in Chicago

For my birthday 3 weeks ago, we stayed overnight at Hotel Monaco in Chicago which is a Kimpton boutique Hotel along the river downtown. I never stayed anywhere where every single person we came in contact with were super friendly. From valet to front desk, to the men pouring the complimentary wine during wine hour,…

QOTD: what brings you joy on a budget?

Just because you’re on a budget doesn’t mean you can’t have good home style. Just because you have a strict amount of disposable income, doesn’t mean you can’t treat yourself occasionally. We all work too hard to not enjoy fruits of our labor. This isn’t to say you should splurge or buy every pay period…

Weekend Summer Recap No.2

I wasn’t able to post yesterday because I had a very eventful day and night. It all started with me taking my god-daughter and teenaged cousin to Milwaukee’s botanical gardens, the lake (Lake Michigan) & the riverwalk downtown to eat at Rock Botttom… Here are some pics of the Riverwalk. I wish our river was…

Hotel Indulgences: The Ganesvoort NY

So I have been meaning to blog about The Gansevoort Hotel in New York ever since watching The Kardashians take NYC. I remember drooling over the ginormous houndstooth chairs and the mix of patterns, textures and the glamorous look of it all. It is the type of design I crave when staying in a new…

My stay at the Ameritania Hotel in Times Square New York…

As you know I was in New York last Sunday thru Tuesday night. I knew it would be magical to stay in NYC during Christmastime and indeed it was. We stayed at the Ameritania NYC and I can’t deny part of the reason I selected this hotel is due to the houndstooth carpeting. That is…