My Trips

St Augustine: A Tropical Getaway For History Lovers

It’s no secret that I’m in love with all things old, historic, and vintage, even while traveling.  I love hearing about a city’s past and how it’s affected current times; seeing the culture it instilled.  My particular passion is architecture, especially buildings that show off its craftsman’s skills.  However, my trips that are history heavy… Continue reading St Augustine: A Tropical Getaway For History Lovers

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Toronto Weekend Trip

This past weekend, my husband Ryan and I decided since we had a weekend free it would be the perfect time to finally visit Canada. We tried to pick a time of year that was warm and boy did we pick it! Low 90s, sunny and it happened to Canada Day so it was a… Continue reading Toronto Weekend Trip

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Scottsdale Weekend Getaway

A couple weekends ago, I had the pleasure of returning to Scottsdale, Arizona for another visit.  Just as our trip two years previous, it was my husband, my mother-in-law and I staying in our family friend's beautiful condo for a long weekend soaking up the desert sun and seeing the sights.  We arrived Friday afternoon,… Continue reading Scottsdale Weekend Getaway

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Packing Cube Time Lapse How-To

This past week, I took a weekend trip to sunny Scottsdale and tried out my snazzy new suitcase.  It's a slightly smaller carry on than my previous one, so I had to make sure I packed efficiently.  My packing cubes (sold here) came in real handy!  5 outfits, two pairs of shoes, two purses and… Continue reading Packing Cube Time Lapse How-To

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Los Angeles Weekend Trip

Last week my best friend and I had the opportunity to visit some friends who moved out to California.  We got to stay with them at their amazing loft on Hermosa Beach and they showed all the best spots of the Los Angeles area!  Most trips I do a lot of research and make a… Continue reading Los Angeles Weekend Trip