How to Accessorize? Part 1 Happy day, dear reader! Last week when I posted about packing for my trip to LA, I mentioned that after making my clothing choices, I throw in a handful of accessories because they pack a lot of style wallop in very little suitcase space, but that begs the question "Why… Continue reading Pulling a Look Together with a Scarf
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!
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
(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
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
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 variety of outfits. Think of them as accessory families. Now, please don't panic! A BBundle… Continue reading Beauty Bundles