Travel Category Archives

Jean Jackets:

After being away last week and in Spring/Summer mode, it’s sort of hard to come back to Winter coats and hats.  So I simply won’t give in.  It sort of helps that this week should be on the warmer side too.  My trip got me thinking about a few key items that I’ll be living in come the warmer weather, one of them being the …

Seeing Red:

Summer is that season where I tend to add a little natural into my wardrobe.  I love accessorizing with wood, coral and other chunky rocks.  I find that they’re perfectly appropriate for Summer whereas my rich materials, chains and other heavy hardware are reserved for the Winter.  I was feeling nostalgic and wanted to work this red coral necklace, a souvenir from my honeymoon in Vietnam, into my …

Turks 2015:

This was not my first rodeo.  I went with my husband a few years ago to Turks and Caicos on our “babymoon”.  This was, however, my first time going for a wedding…and not being pregnant…and leaving two kids behind for a long weekend.  If you know me, you know that this vacation was very much needed.  I hit my breaking point juggling everything while adjusting …

Travel Cleansing Gel:

The PR peeps at Revision Skincare were lovely enough to send me a makeup case full of facial products to try.  I was immediately drawn to the petite size (3.4 oz) of the Purifying Cleansing Gel.   Don’t be surprised by its small bottle, a little goes a very long way.  I was away last weekend so I packed the gel in my toiletry case to …

Arriba Aruba:

I just got back last night from a long weekend in Aruba to celebrate our friends’ nuptials.  After having a child, a destination wedding has a whole new meaning…kid-free freedom! (thanks mom and dad).   The beach was gorgeous (albeit narrow) and the ocean was more like a lake.  I spent hours at a time just wading in the water (which explains my burn).  A …