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Pittsburgh for Phipp’s Conservatory

The weather isn’t always the best in Pittsburgh so it’s nice to know there’s a place like Phipp’s where you can go to escape the rain or snow, which can get very old very quick in Steel City. Phipp’s hosts a great assortment of botanicals and plant life in a beautiful building. Each room has…


Woodinville, WA for a Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride

It was one of the most confusing surprises my mom has ever given me for my birthday. She was completely secretive for weeks, but just told me to be free early in the morning and into the afternoon on my birthday. So the day came, and she picked me up at my apartment in Seattle….

Chicago, IL for a Couple’s First Getaway

My boyfriend and I had been dating for a few months and decided to take our first out of town trip as a couple. Chicago isn’t too, too far from us, and neither of us had ever been, so that’s what we chose. It was just a long weekend trip. We arrived on a Friday…

New York, New York for a Wonderfully Divey Experience at Billymark’s West

This is the best dive bar experience I’ve ever had. Not somewhere you want to go if you’re looking for a frilly drink (or frilly patrons) and upstanding food, but for a genuine New York dive experience, this is the place. From what I heard, one of the owners is almost always behind the bar,…

Seattle, WA for Mighty-O Donuts

Donuts. They can be the most magical food in the world. They can also be a chalky, cakey disaster that makes you wonder why you just spent 600 calories on that one bite. Mighty-O gets them just. right. Perfectly baked, free of headache-inducing chemicals, and creative as they come. (Without being weird. I’m looking at…