Day 1 Of My New Job | Let’s Contribute A Verse

“You must strive to find your own voice because the longer you wait to begin, the less likely you are going to find it at all.”Dead Poets Society Today is my first day of work! As in the first day I am pursuing a more unconventional career in favor of my passions and writing. AmContinue reading “Day 1 Of My New Job | Let’s Contribute A Verse”

In My Cart | 7 Items I’m Eyeing Online Right Now

We’ve all done it: add an item(s) to our cart while online shopping then leave, look, read reviews, consider, ponder, look again, suddenly a month passes (even two) and that goodie(s) is still in our cart. I am VERY guilty of this. I love to add items to my cart then wait on promotions, seeContinue reading “In My Cart | 7 Items I’m Eyeing Online Right Now”

Where To Wander | A Morning At The Market – Ortigia, Sicily

“The aroma of bright citrus, fresh basil, and aged dry herbs clashes with an intrusive medley of anchovies and sardines. Then comes along a strong note of ricotta and burrata, a finish of coals from oven-fresh loaves and roasted garlic cloves. The confusing scented market plume should be a bit off-putting, but in this caseContinue reading “Where To Wander | A Morning At The Market – Ortigia, Sicily”

Where To Wander | Sunrise in Ortigia, Sicily

“The sunrise over Ortigia, Sicily, is as close to heaven as the gates themselves. With the city’s patron saint Santa Lucia playing Peter, those she welcomes to her whimsical world enjoy all the splendors of the gods.“ Ortigia, Syracuse, Sicily. Where to begin. Yes, you should vacation here. It should be at the very topContinue reading “Where To Wander | Sunrise in Ortigia, Sicily”

10 NOT SO BASIC Things I Pack Every Trip

We all know the boring necessities for travel from converters to phone chargers to comfortable walking shoes. But I’ve rewritten the rules. Here are the 10 not so basic things I pack every trip. And yes, some of these items are a bit pricey but keep in mind, these are investments that will last youContinue reading “10 NOT SO BASIC Things I Pack Every Trip”

For Dummies, The Series: Skin Tint

Skin tint, it’s all in the name: a tint, for the skin. That.IS.It. Simple and straightforward, which is why I love them. I should not be as excited to write this blog post as I am, but alas, here we are. I. LOVE. SKIN TINTS. I said it. I love them. For lazy people whoContinue reading “For Dummies, The Series: Skin Tint”

From Pretty to Practical | Unique Gift Ideas To Make Every Bride Feel Luxe

Whether you’re throwing a socially distant wedding, simplifying your special day, or you’ve had to delay, 2020 has been a stressful year for brides. And what about all of those big milestones leading up to the wedding: the shower, the bachelorette party, even dress shopping? With so many wedding events being downsized, going digital, orContinue reading “From Pretty to Practical | Unique Gift Ideas To Make Every Bride Feel Luxe”

For Dummies, The Series: Facial Oils

Facial oils, are they worth the hype? The hard truth is that facial oils are a ‘nice to have’ in your skincare routine. I wouldn’t categorize them as a staple like cleanser, exfoliant, serum, or moisturizer. A simple skincare routine can be complete without them. With that said, facial oils are a VERY NICE TOContinue reading “For Dummies, The Series: Facial Oils”

Where To Wander (Post-COVID) | Mark Italy’s Magical Aeolian Islands At The Top Of Your List

As we sit and wonder where to wander when travel begins again, put the both booming, yet low-key Aeolian Islands at the top of your list. For the travelers out there, this quarantine has been stifling, stripping us of the love that drives our curiosity, learning, and exploration. So now, as we eagerly await officialContinue reading “Where To Wander (Post-COVID) | Mark Italy’s Magical Aeolian Islands At The Top Of Your List”

Hat Box Travel | 13 “Must-Have” Hats For Your Next 13 Holidays

“A piece of magic is a hat.” – Martha Slither I LOVE a good hat, especially on holiday. They’re chic. They elevate any outfit. And they’re functional…most of the time. Whether they’re shielding you from the sun or helping you feel a bit extra, hats are the ultimate travel accessory. Destination: Copenhagen Ruslan Baginskiy –Continue reading “Hat Box Travel | 13 “Must-Have” Hats For Your Next 13 Holidays”