How to Be a Healthinista on Vacation

July 14, 2016

For most people the words “healthy” and “vacation” do not go together. I get it. You work hard so you want to play hard. But depending on how long your vacation is, it’s not a reason to go on a super binger and be lazy. The pounds will...

Miles: Tyler, TX

July 21, 2015

My alarm went off at nine in the morning. Our hotel room was frosty. That seems to be the one reliable thing about cheap accommodations—the ACs only have two settings, freezing or sweltering. Kolbe—associate editor of Texas Towns...

Off the Beaten Path: Molokai, Hawaii

April 29, 2015

I have a vagabound spirit and happy memories traversing the ruins of Angor Wat in Cambodia and walking the streets of Old Havana in Cuba. I love being in a place where you take in a moment of fleeting history as though you’re in a...

8 Ways to Prepare for the Perfect Babymoon

April 14, 2015

I used to think the word babymoon was awkward, or maybe it was the concept. What pregnant woman wants to waddle around in a bikini—sweating, feeling full, and without a cocktail to ease the discomfort? Let’s not try to recreate the...

By Toni

Finding Love in Scotland

February 5, 2015

In 2008, I participated in a work exchange program called BUNAC, and chose to reside in Edinburgh, Scotland. I chose Edinburgh because my best friend Erika would be studying at the University of Edinburgh, and because we adored the...

southwestern new mexico for the weekend roadie

September 30, 2013

The new New Mexico is much like the old; it’s a place where time and space cease to exist, and a place where I often go to rediscover myself.  It isn’t my favorite place to explore just because I so happen to be from the Land of...

By Toni