America

8 Things You Can’t Miss In LA

May 22, 2017
things you can't miss in LA

I’m not really big into the touristy things when I’m traveling. Sure, I believe that you have to check out some of them, but it’s not necessary to spend your entire trip doing them. That’s why Hannah and I decided that we didn’t want to make the trip to Hollywood, or really do any crazy touristy things (but yes we did make a trip to Rodeo drive). So now you’re probably  thinking about things you can’t miss in LA. What do you think…

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America

#Checking In: The Carlyle Inn

May 19, 2017
carlyle inn

After spending several nights on the road, I was so excited to be checking into an adorable boutique hotel bordering Beverly Hills. The Carlyle Inn is a breath of fresh air when it comes to hotels in LA. It’s a smaller property (with only 32 rooms) and is the perfect oasis from the traffic ridden streets of LA. Checking In: The Carlyle Inn While the affordable hotel is close by to Beverly Hills, the famous Rodeo Drive, LACMA, and several…

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Road Tripping The Pacific Coast Highway

May 17, 2017
pacific coast highway

Despite the little hiccup we had regarding my health during our trip to California, my favorite part of the entire trip was road tripping the Pacific Coast Highway. Luckily Hannah was a trooper and drove the entire way. So we hopped in our Jucy van and made our way from Lake Tahoe to Santa Cruz. From there we spent the night at a small hotel in town and drove to Monterey to check out the 17 mile drive. After that…

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America

6 Things To Do In San Francisco

May 15, 2017
things to do in san francisco

I was really looking forward to visiting San Francisco. It’s always been high up on my bucket list of American cities to visit. And I have to say, it did not disappoint. From the ever changing landscape, the gorgeous views, and meeting up with some amazing girl bosses that I met on Instagram, San Francisco was such an awesome time. The Golden City is definitely a place you should spend a long weekend in, and while you’re planning that, check…

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Travel Inspiration

4 Travel Influencers And Their Favorite Travel Shoe

May 10, 2017

***My favorite part of blogging is the community that I’ve created, and that includes all of the amazing influencers that I’ve been able to meet (either in real life or via the internet). Because of that (and because I’m constantly inspired by the people I follow) I’ll be starting a new series where every other week I ask a few of my favorite travel bloggers/Instgrammers/photographers/influencers/badasses some questions about the things they won’t go on a trip without. This third week I’ve…

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Travel Inspiration

My Favorite Travel Accessories: The 5TH

May 8, 2017
the 5th

A few weeks ago I posted about some of my favorite travel influencers and their favorite travel accessories. A few people have since messaged or emailed me saying I didn’t include my own answers! And you’re absolutely right! I totally forgot to include myself. But today I’m going to tell you what mine are. And they are actually both by The 5TH. I never travel anywhere without a watch or sunnies and The 5TH has some pretty amazing options. And…

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Travel Tips

9 Of The Best Travel Sized Beauty Products To Buy

May 5, 2017
travel sized beauty

As I’ve gotten older, I’ve started investing in beauty and skincare products. I always try to pack several travel sized beauty products in my toiletry kit to ensure that I’m still staying on top of my routine, even when I’m on the go. While I’m traveling I’m usually either very sweaty or trying to relax. That means a lot of the stuff that I bring with me has to do with skincare that battles acne and keeps skin clear. It…

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Europe

Shopping In Florence With The Lungarno Collection

May 3, 2017
shopping in florence

If you didn’t know by now, I spent nearly a year living in the beautiful Italian city of Florence. Firenze is a really special place. You can return to it over and over again and never tire get tired of it. I fell in love with everything about that place—the people, the food (obviously), the wine, the architecture, the culture, the history, and the shopping (seriously – shopping in Florence is amazing). There are so many activities to do in Florence…

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Travel Tips

How To Find New Inspiration While Exploring Your Own Backyard With LIFEWTR

May 2, 2017

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and LIFEWTR. All opinions are mine alone. #ThirstInspiration #CollectiveBias I’m the type of person who loves to just wander around and discover the beautiful things in life. It’s one of my favorite things to do while I’m on a trip somewhere new. There’s just something about getting lost and discovering interesting places. But I’m not always traveling. Sometimes I’m at home for an extended period of time. So, I took on…

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Hanging Out With Flamingos At The Palm Beach Zoo

May 1, 2017
palm beach zoo

One day, a few weeks ago, I got to hang out with a bunch of Flamingos. And it was pretty much the coolest thing ever. I made a vow to myself to start exploring South Florida more and I was so happy when the Palm Beach Zoo invited my to take part in their Flamingo Experience. The Palm Beach Zoo The Palm Beach Zoo is located in West Palm Beach and is the perfect place to spend the day. It…

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