Travel Category Archives

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 …

Travel Luxe:

I absolutely adore traveling.  The further away and more exotic the better (crazily enough I haven’t even been to Italy or London).  A few months ago I visited Istanbul and Bodrum, two years after honeymooning in Vietnam and Cambodia.  I’m pretty organized when it comes to the details of my itineraries, but occasionally am presented with the dilemma of “Where’s that little local spot that …