Throwback Thursday: Adele Live

Over the last few weeks, both Caroline and I have been doing lots of traveling! We have lots in store and can't wait to share. We haven't quite finished writing, so today I am going to share about my most recent trip to California. The last several weeks I have been writing about his trip,... Continue Reading →


The Grove and Farmers Market

I have been to Los Angeles several times in my life. Usually when I find myself in Southern California, I tend to visit the same places over and over again. However, when my mom and I were planning our latest trip, we decided we wanted to do things that were off the beaten path (for... Continue Reading →

Throwback Thursday: The Huntington

One of my favorite places to visit in Southern California is the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. Although my family lived in Southern California when I was younger and we've visited many times over the years, I somehow didn't visit the Huntington until 2012, when I went there to present a paper at a... Continue Reading →

A Day on Balboa Island

Last week, my mom and I drove down to California for a few days. The main reason for our trip was to go to the Adele Live Concert (more to come on that soon), but we decided to go a few days early and ended up doing some super fun stuff that we have never... Continue Reading →

At Home & Abroad at Downtown Disney

During our trip to California, we ended up at Downtown Disney (officially known as the Downtown Disney District) twice. The first time was the night we arrived in California; we got to the hotel in the evening and headed right to Downtown Disney. Kaycie wanted to buy her Minnie ears before we got into the... Continue Reading →

At Home & Abroad at the J. Paul Getty Museum

During our trip to California, we spent a lovely Saturday at the J. Paul Getty Museum. It was Kaycie's first time and Caroline's millionth (this might be a slight exaggeration), and we both loved it! Here's a bit from each of us about our visit to the Getty. Kaycie's Perspective - First Visit Given the... Continue Reading →

How to Spend the Perfect Two Days at Disneyland

On our trip to Southern California, we spent two wonderful days at Disneyland and California Adventure. Here are some of our top tips and tricks for getting the most out of your time at Disney! The Night Before We planned to arrive in California and check into our hotel in the evening. After getting settled into our... Continue Reading →

At Home & Abroad in Southern California

Last week, we took our first official trip as At Home & Abroad! We got away to Southern California for a few days, where we enjoyed Disneyland and California Adventure, as well as the Getty Villa and Getty Center museums. It was a much-needed girls’ trip! Here are just a few highlights. The Highlights According... Continue Reading →

Phoenix, Arizona: March 2016

I’m sure you’ve noticed by now that I talk about traveling with my brother quite often. In mid-March, my brother was invited to interview at a medical school in Phoenix, Arizona, and my mom and I decided to tag along. Who could say no to a weekend in the sun? My brother’s medical school interview... Continue Reading →

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