Three Summer Essentials

Summer Essentials

I'm so excited to be thinking about summer.  It feels as if it's been a long time coming this year and they everyone is ready for a little more fun, and some longer, warmer days.  Here are my five favorite items for summer....they are simple, affordable, and, (I promise), fun! This post was sponsored by SwimWays as part of an Activation for Influence Central. I received products to facilitate my ...

Summer Roundup

Summer Roundup

I can't believe I'm saying this, but summer is finally here!  I'm so excited for the long days of warm sun and fun.  In order to get you prepared, and packing well for those trips, I've gathered a few of my favorite things for this summer.  I love getting started a little early and making sure the summer months have all the time possible for enjoyment outside.  That means, a few more minutes at ...

DIY Travel Kits

  Traveling is rough stuff.  You don't want to carry a lot, but you want to be prepared for every eventuality that could occur right?  Well, I've got you covered. With these little DIY travel kits you, and all your electronics, we be prepared, no matter how long your layover is. The Bag   These little bags by Eagle Creek are awesome to keep all of the charges and cords ...

Spring Break Must Haves

Spring Travel Musts

Spring is almost here...and that means it's time to travel!  I wanted to share with you some of my favorite must haves for my bag when I'm on the road.  Some are for flying, some are for road trips...and some will even help you every single day. Please note I received samples of some of these items in order to be able to write this review.  My opinions are my own and were not influenced in any ...

I’m Afraid of Being Unprepared

Hobo Roll

I will admit it, I'm terrified of being unprepared.  I over pack.  I want to feel comfortable ALL the time.  I understand what it takes to be a minimalist.  I know how much I SHOULD pack.  Then, I pack more.  I am guilty of second guessing myself, adding things in at the last minute and just wanting more options.  I've been working on these traits this year as I've done a ton of traveling. In ...

Road Tripping On A Budget

Road Tripping On A Budget

I love road tripping.  Seeing new places and experiencing new things while driving is the ultimate form of travel in my mind.  It's not just about seeing the big sights, it's about seeing the states, the people and our whole country.  Thankfully, my husband loves road tripping as much as I do.  We love to take a trip as often as possible.  However, we insist it has to be on the tightest of ...

Summer Reading For Grown Ups

Beach Reads

While reading is awesome year round, there's not much better than a great book on the beach during the summer.  I have pulled together a few of my recent reads for you.  I love books and I'm always trying to find new authors, genres and series to read.  Here are my beach bag recommendations- Please note I received samples of some of these book to be able to write these reviews.  My opinions are ...

What’s In My Bag

Siganka Scarves

I'm traveling for business soon and I've been putting together my lists and my supplies.  Since I travel a lot I have things prepackaged and ready to go.  However, I like to gather my favorite things that I use every day and take them along with me.  Here's what's in my bag this time around.... Please note I received samples of some of these items in order to write these reviews.  My opinions ...

Road Tripping With Your Dog

Road Tripping With Your Pup

Planning for vacation time with Fido demands an organized approach. Realizing you don’t have any flea or tick protection when you are halfway up the mountain to your campsite turns into an annoying detour to scrounge up supplies. Making a list and checking it twice is the sure road to a happy, healthy, and relaxing trip with your best friend riding along. Think about a typical day with your ...

Organizing With Sea Bags

Coloring Kit

Sea Bags are one of my favorite brands of bags and accessories.  As you know, I love Maine and all it has to offer.  Add in recycling and adorable bags to the mix and I'm head over heels.  I as lucky enough to be able to bring you some organizing ideas with Sea Bag's awesome products.  Take a peek at what I came up with and let me know how YOU would use Sea Bags to organize your life! Sea ...