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The Travel Essentials: In-Flight Beauty Routine (yes, that is a thing!)


Saturday, September 25, 2021

Now that we’re back in full force travel mode, I’m fairly certain we all need to update our packing essentials, restock the old favorites and introduce some new ones into the mix no matter where you are heading. I’ve rounded up the beauty items I swear by, the comfortable travel wardrobe I’ve perfected and just what I pack with me to make sure I’m feeling, looking and dressing my best. Enter your new packing guide for ...

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Travel Guide: A Non Bachelorette Party Take on Nashville


Friday, October 23, 2020

Being a fairly well-traveled girl I have a keen desire to see as much of the world as I possibly can - finding myself in hidden villages in France,  lost on a tuktuk in Thailand, exploring a remote island in the most obscure of ocean enclosed places and seeking solace in beautiful countryside’s in Hungary, Germany and England  - yet I’ve neglected my own country these past few years. As a child I grew up ...

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Travel Guide: Aspen, Colorado


Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Aspen has always been on my radar but growing up in Texas we always went to Colorado in the winter to ski. My first ski experience was at 8 years old in Breckenridge, then Purgatory, Telluride, Vail and Beaver Creek but Aspen was never on our hit list. We were a ski in the winter, beach in the summer kind of family and I loved that. I always questioned why people were so enamored with ...

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Travel Guide: Martha’s Vineyard


Sunday, August 9, 2020

We can all agree that Summer 2020 isn’t going as planned. Thank you COVID-19. Hell 2020 isn’t going as expected. But I’m making the most of it - enter my trips to the Hamptons and Martha's Vineyard. Traveling is difficult right now and at times depressing - I was supposed to be in Spain right about now, possibly heading to Ibiza and maybe even back down to Africa alas that’s not happening. Instead I’m embracing this ...

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Going off the beaten path at Azura Benguerra


Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Being our first time to Africa we knew we wanted to see as much as we could in the time that we had so we assessed what our priorities were – safari was a given and a beach where I could get some sun and the boyfriend could dive was a must. It was. A perfect balance of activity and relaxing. Since we went in late August and early September Cape Town was out of ...

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Finding Serenity in South Africa at The Farmstead at Royal Malewane


Thursday, December 19, 2019

When we visited Royal Malewane its new sister property The Farmstead at Royal Malewane had only been open a few months. This spectacular new addition to the Royal portfolio is just what the area needed, a serene lodge that still offers the same caliber of service, has Liz Biden’s eclectic whimsical style but stands out on its own with a very California ranch house vibe about it. Where Royal Malewane delivers the classic safari lodge experience, ...

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