Caribbean · Sandals Resorts · Travel Tips

10 Reasons to Choose Sandals Resorts

10 Reasons to Choose Sandals Resorts I get so excited every time one of you messages me to say that you're considering going to a Sandals Resort! Clearly, I talk a lot about them - but I can't say it enough: there is no better overall travel company than Sandals Resorts! I've detailed almost all… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Choose Sandals Resorts

lifestyle · Mental Health

18 Things I learned in 2018 (…Not another New Year’s Post)

18 Things I learned in 2018 Isn't it getting a little too late for "New Years Posts?" Maybe. I've actually always hated the concept of "New Year's Resolutions." We shouldn't HAVE to wait until a New Year to push the restart button. However, it does give us a good excuse to hit it if we… Continue reading 18 Things I learned in 2018 (…Not another New Year’s Post)

Blogging · Travel · Travel Tips

A Reflection of My First Year of Travel Blogging & Why I continue to do it

A Reflection of My First Year of Travel Blogging I have good reason to say that 2018 has been the most exciting, rewarding, stressful, and memorable year of my life.  I pushed publish on WineandWeekends.com in July of 2017, but I didn't truly start treating it as a business until January of 2018. So here… Continue reading A Reflection of My First Year of Travel Blogging & Why I continue to do it

Blogging · lifestyle · Money · Travel Tips

How to create a budget for 2019 & WHY you should

How to Create a Budget for 2019 & WHY You Should Introduction and Background: I've always been pretty smart and aware of my money and spending habits. Though, I'm not going to pretend like I don't spend (and sometimes blow) A LOT of money. This post isn't going to be a cookie cutter budget for just… Continue reading How to create a budget for 2019 & WHY you should

Blogging · lifestyle · Tools

How to Edit Photos | The Best Free Photo Editing Apps

How to Edit Photos As someone who runs a business creating, sharing, and essentially selling things and ideas on the internet... photos are pretty important! I want my content to be as colorful, clear, and clean as possible. I don't want anything to come off as fake or misleading - but no one wants to… Continue reading How to Edit Photos | The Best Free Photo Editing Apps

fashion · Fashion/Beauty

How to Shop my Instagram Feed | All you need to know about the LIKEtoKNOW.it App

How to Shop my Instagram Feed I have recently been accepted into the Reward Style Affiliate Marketing program. This is a very competitive program that allows bloggers to link all of their outfits, beauty, home, etc. items in their Instagram photos. That means that you can now shop each photo that I link and post… Continue reading How to Shop my Instagram Feed | All you need to know about the LIKEtoKNOW.it App

fashion · Fashion/Beauty

Affordable Designer Bags | How I bought my first Louis Vuitton

Affordable Designer Bags How I bought my first Louis Vuitton:I purchased my first authentic vintage Louis Vuitton bag in June, for $350. How did I manage such a snag? The oldest trick in the book... ebay! Somehow over the years, I think that ebay started to get a bad name. And for a long time,… Continue reading Affordable Designer Bags | How I bought my first Louis Vuitton

Blogging · lifestyle · Photography

The Best Affordable Photography Equipment

The Best Affordable Photography Equipment As someone who documents a large portion of my life for part of my "living"... cameras and photography are a pretty big deal. However, I don't think you have to be a blogger to appreciate a good photo. We all love taking pictures of our lives and sharing them with… Continue reading The Best Affordable Photography Equipment

Travel · Travel Tips

Travel Packing List | My Step-by-Step Packing Strategy

Travel Packing List The first step of packing for ANY trip should include making a list. I don't care how often I travel, if I don't make a list... I will forget something. It happens every time. Sometimes, even where I make a list - I will think of something later and not add it… Continue reading Travel Packing List | My Step-by-Step Packing Strategy

Travel · Travel Tips

How to Plan a Trip | Tips + Best Sites

How to Plan a Trip: I am so happy to finally make myself sit-down and write this post. I have gotten several requests for a post detailing "how to plan a trip." So I hope that you find this post beneficial! Planning a trip should be exiting and fun. Don't let all of the choices… Continue reading How to Plan a Trip | Tips + Best Sites