August 27, 2019 ♥♥♥ Stay: Villa Taormina  Dates: June 4-7  For 3 nights and 4 days, we holidayed as the local Italians do in the heart of Sicily in a town called Taormina. Known for its upscale shops on Corso Umberto, rocky beaches and delicious food, we knew we were in for a treat. And it […]

June 30, 2019 ♥♥♥ Stay: Casa Ellul (for all 3 nights) Dates: June 1-4  Valletta, Malta took us by complete and total happy surprise. A week before Dave and I left for a European Adventure/40th Birthday/Friends Reunion/Winter Escape/2nd Babymoon holiday, we heard a few odd things about Malta… First one is that apparently wealthy South Africans […]

May 2, 2019 ♥♥♥ Ready to emark on the dreamiest babymoon of all time? Let me create the setting for you: set 2000 kilometers (1200 miles for the Americans) off the coast of mainland Africa lies the swoony tropical island of Mauritius. Floating on the warm Indian Ocean, this island, which was once colonized by […]

April 11, 2019♥♥♥ It’s been 1 year, and 4 months since we left the concrete jungle of NYC for the experience of living abroad in the bohemian paradise of Cape Town, South Africa. As my husband and I cooly ease into our 2nd year abroad, confident and sure of ourselves in this foreign city (so […]

December 24th, 2018 ♥♥♥ Day 1: Cape Town to Kagga Kamma A 3 day weekend in the middle of December during Cape Town’s peak summer season definitely calls for a desert escape.  I’d heard Kagga Kamma Private Game Reserve in Cederberg was a perfect remote place to unwind, detox and simply relax. These traits are what made […]

Getaway in Hermanus Mosaic Private Sanctuary

December 19, 2018♥♥♥ Our third and final stop (and might I add our FAVORITE stop) on my birthday road trip was a getaway in Hermanus at Mosaic Private Sanctuary. Mosaic is located slightly south of Hermanus in Stanford on the Cape Whale Coast and is known for some of the best whale watching in the world. […]


The Vibe Seeker is a dramatic documentation of a girl who moved from NYC to Cape Town and realized once she arrived that she couldn’t shop online anymore.

Just Kidding. Well, sort of. Actually, not really kidding at all.

I created The Vibe Seeker as a creative and calming pursuit while navigating life abroad as an unemployed American in Cape Town. As an interior designer by trade, I am constantly seeking out beauty in new spaces. As a traveling & shopping addict, I live for adventure and new dresses.

Follow along on my journey of living abroad with too much time to spare in beautiful and crazy South Africa!



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