• Travel & Packing

    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…

  • Travel & Packing

    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…

  • Travel & Packing

    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…

  • Travel & Packing

    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,…

  • Travel & Packing

    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…

  • Accessories

    Beauty Bundles

    I love the ever amazing Brenda Kinsel, and the versatility of what she (and many others, now) calls Beauty Bundles. A Beauty Bundle (BB) is a group of coordinated accessories that can be used to add a punch to a…