Sierra Leone Opportunities for Business Action Official Video

Aug 21

Sierra Leone Opportunities for Business Action Official Video

This video beautifully captures some of the amazing work we are doing at Sierra Leone Opportunities for Business Action (SOBA) Sierra Leone Opportunities for Business Action (SOBA) aims to reduce poverty by increasing the incomes of farmers and small-scale entrepreneurs across Sierra Leone. Funded by DFID and working with the Government of Sierra Leone Ministry of...

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A quick trip to Denver

May 23

A quick trip to Denver

Last week I had the opportunity to travel to Colorado for the very first time. My best friend had a work conference out there and mentioned the great hotel rate she was getting. Coincidentally, Frontier Airlines had just started direct flights out of Miami and they were offering amazing rates. A great a hotel rate + cheap flight = travel. I mentioned the deal to...

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Las Vegas Redefined

Nov 10

Las Vegas Redefined

Last week I had the amazing opportunity of going on my very first FAM trip to Las Vegas. JetBlue had its inaugural direct flight from Ft. Lauderdale and I couldn’t have been happier to be on that plane. I wrote about that experience for Miami Shoot Magazine and you can read that here.  I did my very best to squeeze as much as I could about this adventure into...

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Adventures in Travel: I love Chicago

Feb 17

Adventures in Travel: I love Chicago

I had the amazing opportunity to travel to Chicago less than two weeks ago. It was my first time in the city (I think since I was a child which doesn’t really count) and I loved it! It was freezing and snowing but I still loved every single moment of it.  Now I completely get it. I can see what all the fuss is about. Chicago is a great city. Even though I was only...

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The Bachelorette, the beignets and the bourbon…Part 3

Jan 30

The Bachelorette, the beignets and the bourbon…Part 3

The Parade: Oh yea baby! We got there on the first day of Mardi Gras!!! This parade is an entire category on it’s own because it was unlike anything I’ve ever experienced. The http://www.kreweduvieux.org/ The parade is raunchy, wild, crazy, and good ole fashion fun. Warning, this parade is not for those who are easily offended, super duper conservative, or overly...

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The Bachelorette, the beignets and the bourbon…Part 2

Jan 27

The Bachelorette, the beignets and the bourbon…Part 2

Where we ate: Just about everywhere.  It’s hard to go wrong. Some places are super well known thanks to the travel channel and trip advisor. Places like Mothers, Café Du Monde, ACME Oyster House…and many others were super packed with tourists. Beignets are sold in many places but my favorite was Café Beignet at 311 Bourbon street. It’s a small place but great! Café...

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