Travel · virginia

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Wise County VA

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Wise County VA Wise County VA is located in Southwestern VA (not too far from my previous projects with Bristol, Abingdon, and Marion). Within Wise County are the adorable small towns of Wise, Norton, and St. Paul. I spent the most time in St. Paul, which is… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Wise County VA

Caribbean · Mexico · Other Resorts · Travel

Affordable All-Inclusive Resort in Cancun: Occidental Tucancun

Affordable All-Inclusive Resort in Cancun, Mexico: Occidental Tucancun In July, we booked a last-minute trip to Cancun, Mexico through CheapCaribbean.com. We stayed at Occidental Tucancun,  which is an affordable all-inclusive resort in Cancun. Located right beside the luxury mall, we felt very safe and even walked to the mall several times to go to a grocery… Continue reading Affordable All-Inclusive Resort in Cancun: Occidental Tucancun

Travel · virginia

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Abingdon VA

Small Town Travel Series Things to do in Abingdon VA The town of Abingdon has plenty to offer visitors and it has a very walkable downtown area. We stayed at The Martha Washington Inn & Spa, which boasts of historic charm with modern amenities and perks. While staying downtown catch a show at The Barter Theatre (the… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Abingdon VA

Travel · virginia

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Bristol, VA

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Bristol, VA Olivia and I absolutely fell in love with the charm of downtown Bristol VA. The town is very unique in that the main street yellow lines actually divide the town in half, where one-half of the street is in Virginia and the other half is… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Bristol, VA

Travel · virginia

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Marion, VA

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Marion, VA Marion, Va is a tiny town located in Smyth County Virginia. However, small towns aren't what they once were. Marion may be small, but the businesses downtown are thriving. Known as "America's Coolest Hometown," this adorable town in Southwestern Virginia is certainly worth a short… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Marion, VA

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

fashion · Fashion/Beauty

The Best Affordable Swimsuits for Summer 2019

I spoiled myself with new swimsuits for my latest trip to Jamaica, and they are too good not to share! Every single one is under $40; most are under $30! I can't get down with these $70 swimsuits - I don't care how cute they are. So hopefully this post gives you some summer inspiration… Continue reading The Best Affordable Swimsuits for Summer 2019

Caribbean · Jamaica · 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