Meet Marla

Marla YoungWelcome! I’m a southern girl at heart and a flight attendant by trade.  I divide my time between sunny Florida, and the rest of the world…and I want to bring the world to you.

My bags have been packed for a top-shelf adventure since 1999, when I first started my professional career and this great life in the skies.  Join me as I share some of the world’s most delicious foods to eat, unique boutiques to browse around each corner, and the best hot spots between here and there.  Along the way, I’ll share travel stories and reviews, recipes, thoughts on wellness, book recommendations, and even tips for what to do on that long layover.

We’re all looking for the best in life – sophistication, fun, beauty, well-being.  I hope you’ll find these pages full of advice to encourage and inspire you to find your own chic lifestyle – whether it’s across the ocean, on the opposite coast, or at your own table.

It’s a delight to meet you.  Let’s go have an adventure, shall we?

Please feel free to contact me [at] askmarla@marlayoung.com and say hello. Thank you for visiting my blog.



Fun Facts

Celebrity Look alike:

Kim Bassinger


Forty Something

Favorite Food:


Item on My Bucket List:



Starbucks Coffee, Bad Manners

Greatest Strength:

Problem Solver

Favorite Vacation Spot:


Favorite Bible Verse:

Taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him. Psalm 34:8

Style Icons:

Carrie Underwood, Cat Deeley, Ivanka Trump

Favorite Quote:

“Find something you are passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.” -Julia Child

Ultimate Joy:

Helping Others

Favorite Things:

Cookbooks, Asics Running Shoes, lip gloss

Guilty Pleasures:

Dark Chocolate, Almond Milk Cappuccinos

Frequently Asked Questions

Why Gluten Free?

I have Celiac Disease.

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