Solo Trip to Lisbon, Portugal

What better way to celebrate my 30th birthday than to take a solo trip to Europe? I surfed the beaches of Cascais, ate lots of pastel de nata and bacalhau, and wandered around Alfama, a historic district of Lisbon. This video offers a glimpse into my experience in the capital of Portugal.

My Hammock from Argentina: A Travel Souvenir

The Spanish word for hammock is 'hamaca.' When I studied abroad in Argentina, I bought 2 hammocks but only now have I been able to hang and enjoy them! Join me as I enjoy one of my favorite travel collectibles and enjoy the shade during the summer afternoons in Georgia!

Caribana in Toronto

Colorful, festive, lively. Toronto’s Caribana celebration is just one of many Carnival celebrations in the world. Full of costumes, feathers, and evocative dancing, Caribana is an exciting event to photograph and film. Check out the experience that my friends and I had at this spectacular parade and outdoor dance party!

Looking forward to this summer’s festivities? Check out Toronto’s official website for Caribana:

The Averett's Baby Gender Reveal

Kim and Justin are expecting their first baby and celebrate with friends and family throwing a gender reveal party with the unforgettable theme Touchdowns or Tutus! Family and friends gather for a day of fun, games, and food among cool party favors and decorations and the gender of the baby is revealed when they cut the cake!