9 May, 2017

A Memorable 7th Anniversary in the Andes

We just had our 7th anniversary over the weekend! I must say, it was heavenly. :) Danny was super sweet and planned for us to rent a car (the first time in our 3 years in Ecuador!) and we drove two hours to the tiniest most charming town. It was such [...]

12 Dec, 2016

The Time We Ate A Pig In The Andes

One of our favorite people in Ecuador is Rodrigo (above). He is a leader in his indigenous Quechua community. And he's dedicated much of his time and life to continuing traditions among the Quechua people. Rodrigo speaks English perfectly, so he's been able to work as a local guide for [...]

6 Jun, 2016

Our Holiday in The Valley of Longevity

Last week, Ecuador was beautiful. We went on a 4-hour Ecuadorian road trip and saw a new area we haven't seen before: the small town of Vilcabamba - known as the Valley of Longevity. I'm so thankful for this week. It was good for my body & soul. The property [...]

17 May, 2016

Cusco Love & One Romantic Hotel

Our stay in Cusco will go down in history for us. We're talking one of our favorite South American cities with charm, cobblestone, and architecture... AND, we got to stay in one of the most romantic properties we've ever stayed in - a former 16th century mansion, which is now [...]

5 May, 2016

Officially Announcing: One More Retreat in Ecuador!

People asked for it, so we're officially announcing another 7-Day Body+Soul Camp in Ecuador, October 9-15, 2016. Registration is OPEN now. We are so excited!!! This will also be our last retreat in Ecuador before moving back to the States. It is our greatest honor to provide the space for you [...]

6 Apr, 2016

Our Roadtrip of a Lifetime in the Southwest

Our trip to Southern Utah and Northern AZ has gone down as one of our top lifetime travel highlights. It's a National Park HEAVEN. It was on our bucket list to visit, and now I want to visit again and again as there is just SO much to see. You [...]

24 Feb, 2016

Lima & It’s World Famous Food Scene (Yes!)

It started with our dear friends in Colombia. They raved one evening about THE INSANELY GOOD JAPANESE FOOD IN LIMA! Wait, wait....w-h-a-t?!? Oh yes, the sushi, the chefs, the world renowned restaurants!! "We flew there just for the food!" They said. Could it be? Japanese food in LIMA??? How had [...]

10 Feb, 2016

U.S. Tour = A Dream Come True

I've always wanted to visit more places in the U.S. I mean, most of my adult years I've been stuck behind a desk or using vacation days to see family. (New Yorker problems :) So, doing these events around the country has been a dream come true: I get to host [...]

13 Jan, 2016

All Things Machu Picchu

K, let's talk bucket list places. I have a good one for you... Machu Picchu, hands down.  It deserves completely to be one of the 7 Wonders of the World. And I would add to that to arrive at Machu Picchu by foot, along the spectacular 4-day Inca Trail. It's not [...]

21 Dec, 2015

While We’ve Been Out…

Hello, hello - We've been traveling for the last 3 weeks!!! While friends have been going to Christmas parties, taking kids to see Santa, making latkes, and doing holiday baking, we have been traveling by plane, bus, boat, taxi, train, bike, Teleférico, and Land Cruiser all over Bolivia and Peru. It has [...]