Happy day, dear reader! The lovely lady to my right is Delby Bragais, a Fashion Designer AND Image Consultant! This month I was lucky enough to take two trips! I say lucky, because I LOVE to travel, but if you don't, just substitute "unfortunate." Rather than make this a War and Peace post, I'll tackle… Continue reading April Trip Packing: Chicago
Happy day, dear reader! By the time you read this, I will be in LA, hanging with my best friend, her sisters, daughter and cousin for a few days. These women feed my soul and have been rocks through thick and thin. They are there with love, laughter, and a reality check, but always one… Continue reading Packing for LA
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!
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
4 Days/1 Backpack Happy day, dear reader! Hope you are having a peaceful day... I'm writing on Sunday, when I normally would be having a rest day, because, well, wedding. Between the trip to New York and trying to get the rest of the ducks lined up for our son's wedding next month, I have… Continue reading Packing for New York
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