Tips for House Guests I Learned from Airbnb

(image via) A and I often enjoy entertaining overnight guests at our house, it sort of comes with the territory of moving to the other side of the country from the people you love. Having house guests can add so much joy to a basic weekend, but it can also add so much stress! That is why I have been routinely picking up tips from all of the Airbnbs A and I have stayed at in the past few years. This is seriously the ultimate place for tips because you realize your necessities and you can note whether or not…

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Packing for a Week in Mexico

One of the greatest things about getting married is always having someone to experience life with…and you get wedding gifts! OK, JK but really though, even though it has been almost two years, A and I are still utilizing our wedding gifts, one of them being a trip to Puerto Vallarta! With both of us on different work schedules, it has been a nightmare trying to plan this vacation but, it is officially in action! I could not be daydreaming more about all the surfing, paddleboarding and snorkeling we are going to do next week in Mexico while staring out…

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What’s in My Bag?

I always need a huge bag for travel or just carrying all of my crap in general, but that always seems to lead to a jumbled mass of unidentified objects stuck in the bottom of my purse. It wasn’t until last year that I started on the effective new strategy of carrying a bag within my bag! Not only is it a brilliant deterrent for cluttered mess in your purse, it also makes switching purses in and out very easy!   What’s in My Bag? 1. The Bag: I got this huge Tommy Hilfiger tote (similar here) for my last trip…

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What to Pack for Your Holiday Travel

I don’t know about you guys, but I am a packing freak. I sometimes pack for trips two weeks in advance just because I am so excited! I just got back home to California yesterday to spend some quality time with my family and friends and I could not be more excited to be doing so. There is something so magical about home and  it has an indiscernible quality to it that I find far more soothing and rejuvenating than any spa. Anyways with all of the holiday traveling that everyone is going to be doing here in the upcoming…

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