Nevada · Travel

What to do with 3 Days in Las Vegas

What to do with 3 Days in Las Vegas Las Vegas is usually loved or hated by visitors. For me, even though I didn't spend a ton of time in the city - I loved it for what it was! I stayed three nights at the MGM Grand Signature and when we checked-in we were… Continue reading What to do with 3 Days in Las Vegas

Blogging · north carolina · Travel

Quick Winston Salem Guide + Meeting New Friends on the Internet

Quick Winston Salem Guide + Meeting New Friends on the Internet Blogging is a very unique career. It's truly all in what you make it. And one of my main goals recently has been connecting with like-minded people and networking with other bloggers and business owners. I tell you all this to get to this:… Continue reading Quick Winston Salem Guide + Meeting New Friends on the Internet

Caribbean · Other Resorts · The Dominican Republic · Travel

Acorn Ridge: Privately Owned, Affordable Condos in the Dominican Republic

Acorn Ridge Cabin Rentals: Privately Owned, Affordable Condos in the Dominican Republic I've had the pleasure of working with Acorn Ridge Cabin Rentals twice so far this year. They have private condos in the Dominican Republic and cabins in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. This first review is specific to tell you about their Privately… Continue reading Acorn Ridge: Privately Owned, Affordable Condos in the Dominican Republic

Travel · VA Small Town Travel Series · virginia

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Bedford VA

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Bedford VA Bedford County is located in south-central Virginia, near Smith Mountain Lake. During my time in the area, I was able to stay one night in downtown Bedford and one night at Smith Mountain Lake. This allowed me to see different areas within the… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Bedford VA

California · Travel

Your ​Guide to Sequoia National Park

Your Guide to Sequoia National Park During my trip to Sequoia National Park, I visited Yosemite National Park the day before and spent the night in Fresno, California. Therefore, I was coming from Fresno the day that I visited Sequoia which was around an hour and a half drive. I will be sharing my entire… Continue reading Your ​Guide to Sequoia National Park

South Carolina · Travel

A Weekend at Sonesta Hilton Head Island Resort

A Weekend at Sonesta Hilton Head Island As a Virginian, I've spent my entire life going to the different beaching along the NC and SC coast. However, I had actually never been to Hilton Head Island before this trip. I had heard great things, and now I know why. The beach itself is gorgeous, the… Continue reading A Weekend at Sonesta Hilton Head Island Resort

California · Travel

The Ultimate Guide to Napa Valley | My Three Day Itinerary

The Ultimate Guide to Napa Valley As my blog name should portray, I am a true wine lover! Visiting Napa Valley was truly a bucket-list destination for me and I am so excited to be able to now share it with you. With over 500 wineries in the Valley, it can be difficult to narrow… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Napa Valley | My Three Day Itinerary

Kentucky · Travel

Louisville Weekend Guide | Bed & Breakfast + Itinerary

Louisville Weekend Guide When I chose Louisville as one of my destinations, I had a lot of people ask me... why Kentucky? What is there to do there? Um, well let me be the first to tell you... TONS! I spent 3 nights exploring the Louisville area and we went non-stop the entire time. So… Continue reading Louisville Weekend Guide | Bed & Breakfast + Itinerary

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

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