Archive for November 2017

The perfect hotel for tech-savvy creatives

Even though our Europe trip was intended to be a vacation, I didn’t leave my laptop at home. As a creative entrepreneur, it’s hard to take time off, and I am always looking for super fun hotels that cater to business needs. But business hotels can be blah, boring, and corporate – aka not a good fit for me! So when I found out about citizenM, I was so excited to stay in their bright, colorful, and smart rooms when we visited London and Paris! In London, we rolled up to the citizenM Shoreditch and were delighted by colorful lounge…

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Top 3 Most Colorful Spots in Paris!

One of my favorite parts of our Europe trip was finding colorful spots in the wild and taking photos! Of the 4 cities we visited, Paris surprised me with color more than any other. So when I found out that one of my favorite color-loving brands, Mixbook, released a Paris photo book template, I knew we had to partner together to showcase this colorful city. I’m listing the 3 most colorful spots here and sharing how I displayed the photos in a beautiful Mixbook travel photo book.  1. Pigalle Basketball CourtMy favorite colorful locations are the ones that seem to…

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Visiting London!

When Graham found out he was getting a one month vacation during his third year of medical school, we knew we had to take a trip to Europe. We each studied abroad and neither of us had been back to visit since. Graham studied in London in the fall of 2009, and I studied in Lugano Switzerland in the spring of 2013, so it had been far too long! We knew from the start that London would be our first stop. When I first met Graham, he talked to me about his time living there and we are both huge…

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PICKING A TRAVEL CAMERA

Before I  get into sharing images and videos from our 2 week Europe trip, I  wanted to spend some time discussing how I  decided which camera to take! I’m going to talk a little about my thoughts on each model and share what I ended up going with! OPTION 1: CANON 5D Mark III + Canon Powershot G7X Mark II COMBO I  am a proud Canon 5d Mark III user. I  love the camera and use it for all of my commercial photography & stop-motion work. I  usually use it for personal projects too, but for Europe, I  was concerned…

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