5 Essentials for Summer Picnics

This August has been quieter than normal with more days at home than on the road. It has been a welcome change in pace and allowed us to check off some of our key summer bucket list items, including having a picnic in the park! These 5 essentials for summer picnics have turned into my favorite things that I’ve reached for whenever it’s picnic time … 5 Essentials for Summer Picnics 1 | Straw Bags…

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5 Travel Essentials for Summer Road Trips

As Spring comes to an end, I find myself day dreaming more and more about Summer road trips we have planned. I love weekend road trips as they are the perfect breaks and let us experience local cultures in more depth. This summer, these 5 items will become our essentials for all the trips we have planned: Picnic Basket & Blanket Normally during road trips, we try to make stops along the way for a…

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What to Wear in Rome

I love visiting Italy in the spring time, especially Rome. With the trees in bloom and new growth starting to pop out, it is a great time to explore without the summer heat (see my Rome travel guide for some fun ideas in the city)! However, packing for this time of year can be challenging as mornings are a bit cool and during the day it warms up. To help with this, I try to…

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5 Spring Style Essentials

Spring is the perfect time to start opening the windows, dusting off the old grill, and exploring local parks! It’s the time of year when the weather starts to warm up and the thoughts of picnics under the spring blossoms become a realty. It is one of my favorite times of the year! It signals new beginnings and what better way than refreshing your wardrobe with these 5 spring style essentials! 1 | Essential Spring…

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11 Travel Carry-On Essentials

Since I’ve been traveling so often, it’s probably no surprise that I have my travel routine down. It used to overwhelm me thinking about what I was going to bring & where to put it all. When I started to travel frequently for work, I started to use a standard system to make it much easier. I used my carry-on for my essentials that I could not live without while my luggage stored all my…

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