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My Top 5 Firsts In Riviera Maya, Mexico

I’ve always been a writer, but the travel writer path has really just started to take off for me this year. When the Barceló ...
BelizeTrips & Tips

Thrillist – 16 Easy Getaways For An Epic Weekend Outside The US

In the United States we have this obsession with living to work not working to live. So sometimes people can only break away ...
AmericaNew YorkTrips & Tips

7 Ways To Get Inspired When You’re In A Funk

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been in a funk lately. Maybe it’s been the rainy weather in New York City or my plans to ...
AmericaBostonFood

PureWoW – 11 Cheap Eats in Boston You Need to Try

My friend worked for VaynerMedia for a long time. So when I heard that they acquired the digital publisher PureWow, I knew I ...
New YorkTrips & Tips

How To Cure Airport Boredom

There is a special place in hell for extensive airport delays and layovers. Throughout my travels I’ve had tons of delays ...
AmericaFoodNew York

Social Influencer How To Guide

You’ve probably seen influencers “eating” at the same restaurant as you. They’re either in packs or in couples with a fancy ...
AmericaFoodNew York

The Fastest, Simplest Dinners To Cook At Home

My skills in the kitchen are lets just say…almost nonexistent. Although, I love eating, I mean really love eating; I was ...
FoodLuxuryNew York

8 Chic Must-Eat Restaurants In New York City

I’m always the go-to person my friends ask when they want to take someone out for a must-eat meal in New York, whether it be ...
AmericaTrips & Tips

My 2017 Travel Resolutions



Instead of the typical New Years Resolutions like going on a diet (which I will be doing regardless), cutting ...
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Top 5 Destinations For Foodies Around The World

I wrote a post about my favorite places around the world and figured I’d do the same for my favorite destinations for foodies ...
Find Your Happy Plate

My name is Katie Lockhart and I launched Find Your Happy Plate in 2015 to offer adventurous wanderers the best advice for food and travel around the world. Find Your Happy Plate is a place for travel inspiration, food porn and tips on where to find the best of both. Whether you’re looking for luxury of budget, I write and photograph it all. Follow along!

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