• Capsule Wardrobing

    Thanksgiving Travel

    Let’s Pack in a Carry-On! Happy day, reader dear! It’s getting to be that time again! The busiest travel weekend of the year (for the US) is rapidly approaching, so when I was approached by my friend and Premier Designs…

  • Travel & Packing

    April Trip Packing: Chicago

    Happy day, dear reader! 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…

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    Packing for LA

    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…

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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…

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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…

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    Packing for New York

    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…

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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…