Souks du Monde Blog

  • 10½ Things to Know Before Visiting Paris

    This past week, the podcast episode I recorded with Corey Garvey of Settled Afar went live. You can listen to it here. In his podcast series, Corey...
  • A Virtual Trip to New Orleans from the Comfort of your Couch

    There’s nowhere quite like New Orleans. It’s a city that’s incomparable in its rich cultural history and fueled by unrivaled food and drink concoct...
  • A Virtual Trip to Paris from your Couch

    Earlier this year, I decided to embark on a new aspect of my business with the Souks du Monde Blog. I anticipated highlighting more of our travels ...
  • What's Your Life Like Right Now?

    I have been reminded of previous difficult times in history during which people’s recollections have become invaluable to us in understanding what...
  • The Best 14 Ways to Style your Moroccan Rug for any Decor

    The first comment I hear after explaining that my boutique took off with people's interest in my Moroccan rugs collection is something along the li...
  • HOME | 17 MORE Ideas to Cure Boredom While Self-Isolating

    Given our current situation, last week I shared fifteen ideas for things to do at home (you can read it here) while self-isolating. As we head int...
  • HOME | Quarantine Bucket List: How to Be Productive or Cure Boredom While Self-Isolating

    Quarantine Bucket List Self-isolation has left (some of) us with extra time to learn something new or take time to explore a passion or interest th...
  • 13 Ideas You Can Steal from My Guest Tina From Eclectic Twist

    Interview with the Lovely and Creative Tina Bousu of Eclectic Twist   Today I’ve got the lady behind those birdseye shots of her colorful, ever-c...
  • HOME | Why Home Projects are the Secret Ingredient

    Last week I shared some tips and tricks for staying productive while working from home here. I mentioned (and I really do think this is true) that ...
  • Working from Home and How to Make the Most of it

    While it may not be for everyone, I absolutely love the freedom of working from home. I’m someone that can concentrate for a certain amount of tim...
  • TRAVEL | Road Trip Like a Pro - My Best Tips & Tricks for Hitting the Road

    On our first European trip together, Ben and I drove from his hometown in Belgium to the southern-most tip of Spain to spend the summer in Malaga. ...
  • TRAVEL | Après-Ski Like the French + Best Ski Resorts in the Alps

    We started off the new year with our first trip snow skiing in the French Alps. Airbnb actually chose our location for us, as Ben had found the cha...