Category Archives: Travel

Travel Light, Travel Far

This Friday, I hit the friendly skies to Cabo San Lucas. I can’t wait to go. I haven’t been anywhere noteworthy in a while. I can picture it now: the beach, the sun, the all-inclusive food and booze. It’s definitely going down. While I’m eager to get going, I’m dreading the packing process. I never know what to take and often have a hard time figuring out what I want to wear while I’m out of town. My usual packing method: The night before trip, open suitcase, dump in loads of clothes, shoes, and toiletries, sit on suitcase until it’s

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The Woodhouse Day Spa

The moment you step foot into the lobby of The Woodhouse Day Spa in Montclair, NJ, you’re forced to use your inside voice. The crashing waves and flirty piccolos that play softly from the speakers overhead, drown out the sirens, street traffic and construction work going on outside.After I check in for my facial, my therapist, Jenna, leads me to the locker room where I change into a white terrycloth robe and soft, cushiony flip-flops. The locker-room is bright and airy, with mahogany stained wooden lockers and bathroom fixtures to match. Once I’m done changing, I leave the locker-room to

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