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

Florida · Travel

St. Pete Beach Travel Guide | Everything You Need to Know

Location Specifically, we stayed in Pass-A-Grille, which is a smaller community within the general area that is considered St. Pete Beach. Pass-A-Grille has everything that a true beach lover could ever dream of. The area has an inviting, walkable local beach vibe with gorgeous Caribbean-like waters. However, if you are looking for a bit more to… Continue reading St. Pete Beach Travel Guide | Everything You Need to Know

Travel · virginia

Springfield Distillery & Springfield 1842 Cabins | Halifax VA’s Best Kept Secret

Springfield Distillery: Springfield Distillery is located on River Rd. in Halifax VA, about 30 minutes from Danville, VA. Springfield is truly an amazing local gem, with outstanding drinks - and yet, I have found that so many people in Danville still don't realize that it even exists. So, you're welcome for introducing you to your new… Continue reading Springfield Distillery & Springfield 1842 Cabins | Halifax VA’s Best Kept Secret

California · Travel

The Best Things to Do in San Francisco | The Best Food, Tours, and Sights

The Best Things to Do in San Francisco: On this past Labor Day weekend, James and I had the absolute pleasure of spending three nights in the gorgeous city of San Francisco! With the help of SFTravel, we planned a truly action packed itinerary for our two full days in the city; and I am… Continue reading The Best Things to Do in San Francisco | The Best Food, Tours, and Sights

Caribbean · Sandals Resorts · Travel

Sandals South Coast | Jamaica | A Photographic Resort Tour

Sandals South Coast | Jamaica A Photographic Resort Tour The Grounds: The beach at Sandals South Coast in Jamaica has a gorgeous and huge stretch of beach! One of my favorite parts of the resort was the Over-Water Bar, which has hammocks around the outside edges of the dock. Another unique touch for Sandals South… Continue reading Sandals South Coast | Jamaica | A Photographic Resort Tour

Travel · virginia

Water Country USA | Virginia’s Largest Water Park

Water Country USA: Virginia's Largest Water Park James and I were lucky enough to partner with Water Country USA to celebrate my last weekend of summer! We spent the entire day acting like big kids - riding all of the thrilling slides and rides that Water Country USA has to offer! We even rode some… Continue reading Water Country USA | Virginia’s Largest Water Park

north carolina · Travel

Bryson City Travel Guide | Trip Recap & Dining Highlights

Bryson City Travel Guide:Bryson City is an absolutely gorgeous small town, nestled in the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina. Bryson City is about 1 hour from Asheville, NC and about 1.5 hours from Gatlinburg, TN. Outdoor lovers, thrill seekers, foodies, and pretty much anyone else can all find something nearby to do and enjoy! Lodging… Continue reading Bryson City Travel Guide | Trip Recap & Dining Highlights

north carolina · Travel

Carolina Beach Travel Guide | The Best Things to Do and Eat

Background: There are actually several parts to this particular trip. We planned our 3 night stay in Carolina Beach months ago. However, we found out that it was supposed to rain during most of our trip. Therefore, we decided to go one night early and stay in Wilmington, NC, which is about 20 minutes away.… Continue reading Carolina Beach Travel Guide | The Best Things to Do and Eat

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