During quarantine, some venues began spilling secrets to give us special treats to enjoy at home. And now that things are slowly beginning to reopen, we’re starting to think about the most responsible ways to enjoy nearby adventures in the months to come.
As January chugs along, we’re having fun testing soothing products, trying out new apps and finding uplifting events (listed toward the article’s end) that speak to the wellness theme so often associated with this first month of the year.
Get in the spirit at these West Coast paradises.
‘Tis the season to plan adventures to cozy lodges and winter wonderlands. We’ve rounded up a few West Coast destination ideas that promise to make the season especially merry and bright.
Frolic in love with amorous happenings around the Emerald City and beyond.
Valentine’s Day oozes with sentiment from the greeting cards to the jewelry store commercials, with restaurants booking up weeks in advance and preparation skills are needed to be at their keenest.
Still searching for that perfect Valentine’s gift idea? Opt for a romantic getaway – spa treatments included, of course.
I’ve never much been a fan of romance. It usually feels so forced. And relaxation? I’ll opt for the back-cracking beatdown of a Thai massage over its soothing Swedish counterpart any day. And when my yoga instructor asks us to “clear our minds and relax”? That’s when I get my mental to do list sorted for the day.