Food · Travel · virginia

Terrapin Restaurant | Exquisite VA Beach Fine Dining

VA Beach Fine Dining Terrapin Restaurant Experiencing new, local restaurants is one of my absolute favorite parts of traveling, and Terrapin Restaurant in VA Beach did not disappoint! My mother and I were kindly hosted by Terrapin for a 3-course wine-paring dinner - and Terrapin's managing partner, Brian Williams, was an outstanding host! Terrapin Restaurant is a farm-to-table style, fine… Continue reading Terrapin Restaurant | Exquisite VA Beach Fine Dining

Travel · virginia

Clarksville, VA | A Romantic Weekend Getaway

The Town of Clarksville: I was honored and thrilled to be graciously hosted by the adorable Town of Clarksville, VA, for a romantic weekend getaway with my husband, James. We were celebrating our 3 year wedding anniversary (a little early) - and the lovely town of Clarksville, VA was just what we needed. Clarksville, VA… Continue reading Clarksville, VA | A Romantic Weekend Getaway

north carolina · Travel · Wine · Wine Festivals

Hillsborough, NC | Weaver Street Market Wine Show

Hillsborough, NC Hillsborough, NC is an adorable small town with tons of great restaurants! It is right outside of Durham, NC and not too far from Raleigh! Weaver Street Market Wine Show: The Weaver Street Market is a Co-Op styled grocery store and eatery in Hillsborough, NC. They sell farm fresh, local produce, meats, house-holds,… Continue reading Hillsborough, NC | Weaver Street Market Wine Show

South Carolina · Travel

Charleston Travel Guide | The Top Things to See, Do, and Eat

Charleston Travel Guide I spent my Spring Break and Birthday Week with my mom and Olivia in Charleston, South Carolina! Charleston is a beautiful southern town, and everyone we met was extremely welcoming! To say that this was a much-needed trip is an understatement. Olivia and I both have about a month and a half… Continue reading Charleston Travel Guide | The Top Things to See, Do, and Eat

Travel · virginia

A Coastal VA Travel Guide | Something for Everyone!

Coastal VA Travel Guide: My mother and I set out to Coastal VA for a 3 night St. Patrick's Day getaway to visit family (and do up that #weekendlifestyle)! We adore visiting our cousins, who live in Chesapeake, VA! They are always great hosts, great fun, and totally out do themselves! We did a lot… Continue reading A Coastal VA Travel Guide | Something for Everyone!

Caribbean · Travel

Grenada | My Favorite Caribbean Island to Date

This Island of Grenada: Grenada is known as the "Spice Island" because almost every spice grows and thrives there. I bought a large variety of local spices to use at home, and so far, I have been very impressed with the ones I have tried. The Resort: We stayed for 6 nights at Sandals La… Continue reading Grenada | My Favorite Caribbean Island to Date

Caribbean · Travel

The Island of Antigua | The Caribbean’s Best Sunset | An Honest Review

This trip is from the summer of 2016; We stayed at the Sandals Grande Antigua. I wish that I had started blogging about my travels earlier in life, but ya live and ya learn. Antigua is a beautiful island! By all means, this was not a bad trip! However, of all of the Caribbean Islands… Continue reading The Island of Antigua | The Caribbean’s Best Sunset | An Honest Review

Caribbean · Travel

Sandals St. Lucia | The Perfect Honeymoon Destination

The Perfect Honeymoon It has been almost three years since my honeymoon trip to St. Lucia. We stayed at Sandals Halcyon Beach; which I highly recommend for honeymooners! The great thing about staying at any of the Sandals in St. Lucia is that there are three different Sandals Resorts on the island, and no matter… Continue reading Sandals St. Lucia | The Perfect Honeymoon Destination

Travel · Travel Tips

Travel Packing List | The top 10 things that I will not travel without!

A Not-So-Obvious Travel Packing List: 1. Chapstick | Carmex Chapstick might seem trivial to some of you, but there is a reason that I made it #1. I have a slightly obsessive problem with chapstick. I mean, who likes dry lips when they are trying to enjoy life? 2. Small pillow | Foldable Pillow | Neck Pillow I have… Continue reading Travel Packing List | The top 10 things that I will not travel without!

New York · Travel

New York City | The Best Things to Do and See in One Day

A One Day Itinerary for New York City: Welcome to my one day New York City itinerary guide! Obviously, NYC is huge! Most people that live there haven't even seen every inch of the city. However, I have put together a comprehensive list of things to do, eat, and see to get the most out… Continue reading New York City | The Best Things to Do and See in One Day