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

tennessee · Travel

Thanksgiving in Nashville | Trip Recap & Much Needed R&R

Thanksgiving in Nashville Nothing in this blog post is sponsored or part of a collaboration. This was an actual "vacation" for me - and a much needed one at that. As much as I love it, my constant travels are not always the most relaxing. They are fabulous in their own way and I wouldn't… Continue reading Thanksgiving in Nashville | Trip Recap & Much Needed R&R

Fashion/Beauty · Gift Guides

Holiday Gift Ideas for Guys + Black Friday Deals

Holiday Gift Ideas for Guys I know that shopping for guys is usually incredibly difficult. They never need anything, and if they do actually tell you something that they want - it's usually super expensive. So I thought Black Friday would be a good time to round up my best picks for Holiday gift ideas… Continue reading Holiday Gift Ideas for Guys + Black Friday Deals

Caribbean · Other Resorts · Travel

Why the Island of St. Martin should be your Next Vacation

Why the Island of St. Martin should be your Next Vacation: Background of St. Martin:The island of St. Martin is owned half by the French and half by the Dutch. The airport is on the Dutch side, but a taxi ride to the French side is only around a 20 minute drive. The beauty of… Continue reading Why the Island of St. Martin should be your Next Vacation