How To Fall In Love With Edinburgh In 3 Days

Edinburgh was our first stop on our 2 week jaunt around Scotland. Even in the 3 days we were there, we absolutely fell in love with the city.  It’s so easy to do and here’s how: 1. Ask A Wee Question You definitely need to engage with the locals because they are some of the

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Snapchat Spectacles Hack: Changing Lenses

I promise this will be my last post about Snapchat for awhile especially since we leave for Scotland, London and NYC in 5 days . Snapchat Spectacles  are finally available online so I ordered a pair 3 weeks ago hoping to get them before my trip. Well, they finally arrived!   You can read all about what

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Snapchat 101 : Part II The Basics (Lenses, GeoFilters, and Text)

Hi Everyone!  I am back for Part II of Helping Old People Use Snapchat “Snapchat For Boomers”.   I hope last week was helpful and not too confusing.  Hopefully, you had fun playing around, using the camera, finding friends, torturing your family, and most important–making people laugh with your antics!  Today we move on to

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Snapchat 101 : Part I The Basics (Creating an Account, Adding Friends and Snapping)

I love snapchat. I love snapchat because it allows you to act silly and do silly things.   What better way to enjoy life then by laughing and making other people laugh.  Laughing makes you live longer, who doesn’t want to do that? Snapping is easy once you learn the basics. I mean who doesn’t want

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Do You Really Need To Carry Your Passport With You At All Times?

Before our last trip to Paris we were in a conundrum.  We couldn’t decide whether to carry our passport on our body at all times or just leave it in the hotel.  So of course we did what all human beings do when they need sage advice —-  we GOOGLED IT!  Here’s the first thing

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Paris Myths Uncovered

  So many people want to tell you their horror stories about Paris but you never seem to get the good stuff.  Actually, for the sake of full disclosure I had 2 friends tell me some good stories but 90% were negative and even from people that never visited the city! Well, I want to

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Paris Day Trips- Castles, Abbeys and VIATOR

  We wanted to venture out of Paris so we planned 2 different day trips with a tour company.  The company shall remain NAMELESS because both trips were substandard at best  and I don’t want to give them any advertising.  They were also costly just to add insult to injury.  They were  booked through Viator which

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Paris to Versailles DIY (Do-It-Yourself Guide)

Today we decided to visit Chateau de Versailles.  We debated whether we would take a tour or attempt the trip ourselves.  I won’t lie I am a bit of a princess.  Okay let’s be real, I’m actually a queen so I would much rather be picked up at my door and be dropped off at

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Paris-(Mona Lisa, Love Locks and 284 Stairs)

Yes, we saw her.  It wasn’t as crowded as we thought so we walked right up front. Before I go on about The Louvre..here she is- barricaded in glass and behind a wooden barricade—Ladies and Gentleman….The Mona Lisa.  She’s a little thing, I thought she would be so much bigger. Okay now to my DO’S

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