lifestyle · Open Letters

10 things that I learned in 2019

2019 was epic. It was bigger than life. It was more than I would have ever dreamed in my wildest thoughts. It was full of some of the highest highs and lowest lows that I’ve ever endured. Life is wild. Sometimes we really don’t know what we are capable of until we are sitting in… Continue reading 10 things that I learned in 2019

faith · lifestyle · Open Letters

Being an understanding person doesn’t mean you have to agree with everyone

Being an understanding person doesn't mean you have to agree with everyone For a long time now, I've gone out of my way to view everything and everyone objectively. Naturally, we all bring our own experiences, baggage, fears, loves, views, etc. to the table. And not that everyone always means to, but all of those… Continue reading Being an understanding person doesn’t mean you have to agree with everyone

fashion · Fashion/Beauty

Infinity Day Sale // $8 Deals on 8/8

Infinity Day Sale // $8 Deals on 8/8 I'm absolutely taking advantage of this incredible sale to stock up on some basics that I can wear now and into Fall! I am absolutely obsessed with the bodysuit trend. They can be worn alone now and can be layered in the Fall! Stock up on new… Continue reading Infinity Day Sale // $8 Deals on 8/8

faith · lifestyle

Five Christian Artists for those that might not typically “like Christian Music”

 Five Christian Artists for those that might not typically "like Christian Music" Music is such a beautiful and magical art... but it can also be an extremely powerful tool in our lives if we let it. I'll admit that I definitely like a wide variety of music in different settings and moods. However, these five… Continue reading Five Christian Artists for those that might not typically “like Christian Music”

faith · lifestyle · Mental Health

Weekender’s Devotions: The Surface will Distract You

The Surface will Distract You I have NEVER been afraid of the ocean; I think it is mesmerizing. There is nowhere on the planet that I feel closer to God than in the ocean. Maybe it's because of the happy memories that I have of going to the beach as a child, or maybe because… Continue reading Weekender’s Devotions: The Surface will Distract You

lifestyle · Mental Health

25 Life Quotes that are Speaking to Me

I have been thriving off of quotes lately... *Throws back to 13-year-old Katie who spent 75% of her time building her MySpace page.* But I've found that it is still a very addicting and inspirational hobby to have. So I thought I'd share a few that have really stood out to me over the last… Continue reading 25 Life Quotes that are Speaking to Me

fashion · Fashion/Beauty

Weekender’s Edit: Athleisure Inspiration

Wine and Weekend's Athleisure Inspiration Nothing much to say about this one. I just know that this cold weather makes me so happy that it's acceptable to consistently wear athleisure in public. So I thought I'd share a few pieces that I have been eyeing lately in the form of my Athleisure Inspiration! I will… Continue reading Weekender’s Edit: Athleisure Inspiration

fashion · Fashion/Beauty

My February Social Media Style Challenge

My February Social Media Style Challenge All you have to do to participate in this social media style challenge is post a picture either on your story or feed showcasing your style! Please use hashtag #WWstylechallenge and another for the theme. For example, on Feb. 1 you would use the hashtag #denimdays. Also, tag me… Continue reading My February Social Media Style Challenge

Caribbean · Sandals Resorts · Travel

Sandals Negril | Christmas in Jamaica + Scuba Diving Certification

Sandals Negril It's no secret that we love Sandals Resorts. I could talk about them all day long and am planning on making a blog post comparing the different resorts soon. The layout of Sandals Negril was completely gorgeous. I was impressed that 90% of the rooms have an ocean view. The resort sits in… Continue reading Sandals Negril | Christmas in Jamaica + Scuba Diving Certification

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