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What NOT to Travel With!

Happy day, my dear reader! Since we are heading into another big travel season, I thought I'd talk about packing. (If you've been here a while, you know I have a little obsession... I love to travel, and packing is just part of the anticipatory fun!) Last month, I talked about things I always take… Continue reading What NOT to Travel With!

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5 Things I Always(?) Pack

Or: How to Get Really Versatile Style in a Suitcase Happy day, dear reader! While talking with Mr. CP the other evening, we realized that now that November is here, we are on a runaway train until after the new year. The next six to eight weeks collapse into some kind of bizarre time tunnel… Continue reading 5 Things I Always(?) Pack

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Short Trip Travel Packs

Packing Inspiration for Short Trips Happy day, dear reader! Yep! It's official. I'm obsessed with travel. I love the words road trip, long weekend, getaway, reservation, pretty much anything to do with travel. Passport sends shivers of excitement down my spine! In today's repost, I'm sharing some travel packing inspiration. There are boards from all… Continue reading Short Trip Travel Packs

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Casual Summer Travel Capsule

(And a Meditation on the World Cup) Happy day, dearest reader! I hope yours is going well. I had an exhausting week last week. Good, but exhausting, and so our weekend plans were punted for staying at home, catching up, and watching the World Cup final. Woo hoo! The Cup is not nearly as much… Continue reading Casual Summer Travel Capsule

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How to Pack: Travel Outfits

Good day, dearest reader! My last post was all about how I choose how to pack for a trip, and included the example of a wardrobe shown above. Today, I'll talk through these choices and we can see how they play out for my hypothetical adventure. Check the Weather For this trip, the weather is… Continue reading How to Pack: Travel Outfits

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How to Pack for a Trip

Things 2 Think About Before Packing Happy Valentine's Day, sweet reader! The other day, a Facebook friend shared a meme picturing a frog "talking" about going on a trip and needing 4 outfits, and packing 37. The tagline was "That ought to be enough!" I find lots of women AND men pack that way, my… Continue reading How to Pack for a Trip

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Thanksgiving Travel

It's almost November. Pumpkin spice season has been in full swing for weeks now. In less than a month, we in the US will be celebrating Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is the largest travel weekend of the year, and the largest shopping weekend as well. Thank you Black Friday and Cyber Monday. (Don't even get me started… Continue reading Thanksgiving Travel