Texas · Travel

A Weekend Getaway in Houston Texas

A Weekend Getaway in Houston Texas First and foremost, Houston is HUGE! We only had two nights in the area. So in order to maximize all that we could see, we chose to stay one night in the heart of Uptown Houston and one night on the outskirts of Houston in the Clear Lakes area.… Continue reading A Weekend Getaway in Houston Texas

Florida · Travel

Magic Village Yards | A Gated Community with Private Condos in the Heart of Orlando

Magic Village Yards I recently spent 3 nights at the gorgeous Magic Village Yards and I felt right at home! The grounds, lobby, pool, and restaurant were all breath-taking. As a gated community, you never feel like you are in the hustle and bustle of the Disney madness. However, the location is unbeatable if you do… Continue reading Magic Village Yards | A Gated Community with Private Condos in the Heart of Orlando

Kentucky · Travel

Louisville Weekend Guide | Bed & Breakfast + Itinerary

Louisville Weekend Guide When I chose Louisville as one of my destinations, I had a lot of people ask me... why Kentucky? What is there to do there? Um, well let me be the first to tell you... TONS! I spent 3 nights exploring the Louisville area and we went non-stop the entire time. So… Continue reading Louisville Weekend Guide | Bed & Breakfast + Itinerary

Travel · virginia · Wine Festivals

Gordonsville’s Famous Fried Chicken Festival

I was invited to attend and showcase Gordonsville’s Famous Fried Chicken Festival last weekend, and boy was it an experience! I’ve never seen so many lines of people waiting to get their hands on freshly-cooked fried chicken… and it was worth the wait! On this trip, I simply went up for the day in order… Continue reading Gordonsville’s Famous Fried Chicken Festival

north carolina · Travel · Wine · Wine Festivals

The Beaufort Wine & Food Festival

The Beaufort Wine & Food Festival The Beaufort Food & Wine Festival is a multi-day festival - offering not only the best wine festival on the East coast but also many intimate wine dinners and experiences for each and every personality! Each event is priced differently and sold as separate tickets. This festival is truly… Continue reading The Beaufort Wine & Food Festival

north carolina · Travel

Ideas for a Coastal Getaway in North Carolina | The Crystal Coast

The Crystal Coast Ideas for a Coastal Getaway in North Carolina I had the absolute pleasure of working with The Crystal Coast of North Carolina and experiencing a large part of what makes the area known as "North Carolina's Gem." The Crystal Coast includes Atlantic Beach, Beaufort, Emerald Isle, Pine Knoll Shores, Morehead City, and… Continue reading Ideas for a Coastal Getaway in North Carolina | The Crystal Coast

Colorado · Travel

The Best Things to do in Colorado Springs | My Itinerary & Recap

The Best Things to do in Colorado Springs: Colorado is such an iconic United States destination. There are so many thrilling reasons to visit this beautiful state; and I 100% plan on returning to visit again. In April 2019, I had the pleasure of working with Visit Colorado Springs to create a 3-day itinerary that… Continue reading The Best Things to do in Colorado Springs | My Itinerary & Recap

tennessee · Travel

The Most Famous Nashville Mural Locations

Have you seen the fabulous Nashville Murals on Instagram and want to find them for yourself? I have compiled a list of my favorite Nashville Murals, along with their addresses. Simply type the address into an uber and head right over! One of the most iconic things about Nashville... other than all of the amazing… Continue reading The Most Famous Nashville Mural Locations

Caribbean · Other Resorts · Travel

Review of Iberostar Rose Hall Beach Resort

I spent Spring Break in Montego Bay, Jamaica with a large group of family. First and foremost, I want to say that we had an absolute blast together. We laughed so hard each and every day. It was truly special to be able to experience a vacation like this with a large group of family.… Continue reading Review of Iberostar Rose Hall Beach Resort

Caribbean · Open Letters · Other Resorts · Relationships · Travel

Guest Post & Jamaica Reflection | A View of Travel Blogging through a Mothers Eyes

Guest Post & Jamaica Reflection This blog post is a guest post written by Catherine Parker, mother of Olivia McCraw (Co-Contributor, Often Photographer, and "Travel Twin" of Wine and Weekends). Catherine was generous enough to volunteer to write a guest post about our recent family trip to Jamaica. I am honored and very impressed with… Continue reading Guest Post & Jamaica Reflection | A View of Travel Blogging through a Mothers Eyes