Cinque Terre, Italy, vol. 2, a closer look at the five little towns  I first visited Cinque Terre on an anniversary cruise through the Mediterranean with my husband. We only had one day to visit the five little towns which dot the northern Italian coast but it was enough time for both…

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Cinque Terre, Italy Editor’s Note: Since this short visit, I returned to Cinque Terre and spent a week hiking around. You can check out my more thorough travel guide to Cinque Terre here.  It seems like many moons ago that I shared a little bit of J&I’s anniversary cruise through…

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Editor’s Note: This post is sponsored as I was sent several complimentary items for the room and all are marked as “c/o” throughout the post. All editorial and opinions are my own.So excited to reveal our home office today! While this room primarily serves as my office for CBB, it serves several…

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Editor’s Note: As we’re well into spring, I thought it would be fun to re-share this guide for packing for a spring honeymoon! This post is sponsored as the business cards from Minted featured in the post were sent to me complimentary by the company in exchange for highlighting them…

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Entry No. 52: Northern Italy Brescia, Verona and Mantua When someone tells you they vacationed to Italy, it’s usually to one of these five hotspots: Rome, Florence/Tuscany, Venice, Capri or Cinque Terre. While those treasured spots are popular for good reasons, there are so many other smaller gems to discover in Italy. I’ve…

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