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Recipes from Travels: Strawberry Chrysanthemum Elixir

May is National Strawberry Month Our luxury hotel expert Leigh loves her local spa resort The Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary, North Carolina, for day getaways in the spa or for luxurious overnights that…

I Want To Go Here (with Findery)

Looking for travel magic? It’s Memorial Day weekend! Where are you heading? If you are like me… and let the spring go by so fast that you forgot to make travel plans for the Memorial…

More than just a Spring Clean – Declutter your Life and Support Goodwill

Declutter your life It is a great time for a “spring clean,” but I would like to think of it from a larger point of view. Spring clean can significantly help you to live life…

4 All Natural Summer Beauty Tips

Enjoy summer… skin deep! Here are four of my easy summer beauty tips to keep your skin and hair beautiful this summer. I love using all natural beauty products and also love making my own…

5 Things You Must Experience on NC’s Crystal Coast

Time to visit North Carolina North Carolina’s Carteret County encompasses 85 miles of coastline from Emerald Isle to Harker’s Island. This area is often referred to as  North Carolina’s southern outer banks by those who live outside of…

IKEA Temporary Installation at Milan World Expo

Even more brainpower can only be a good thing. We want your thoughts, opinions and feedback on what we could improve. We believe it’s much better when you tell us how you want to live…

Recipes from Travels: Strawberry Chrysanthemum Elixir

Strawberry Chrysanthemum Elixir

May is National Strawberry Month Our luxury hotel expert Leigh loves her local spa resort The Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary, North Carolina, for day getaways in the spa or for luxurious overnights that…

I Want To Go Here (with Findery)

I want to go here

Looking for travel magic? It’s Memorial Day weekend! Where are you heading? If you are like me… and let the spring go by so fast that you forgot to make travel plans for the Memorial…

More than just a Spring Clean – Declutter your Life and Support Goodwill

declutter

Declutter your life It is a great time for a “spring clean,” but I would like to think of it from a larger point of view. Spring clean can significantly help you to live life…

4 All Natural Summer Beauty Tips

5 all natural summer beauty tips for beautiful summer skin via @skimbaco

Enjoy summer… skin deep! Here are four of my easy summer beauty tips to keep your skin and hair beautiful this summer. I love using all natural beauty products and also love making my own…

5 Things You Must Experience on NC’s Crystal Coast

waterfront town, boating

Time to visit North Carolina North Carolina’s Carteret County encompasses 85 miles of coastline from Emerald Isle to Harker’s Island. This area is often referred to as  North Carolina’s southern outer banks by those who live outside of…

IKEA Temporary Installation at Milan World Expo

ikea temporary in Milan World Expo

Even more brainpower can only be a good thing. We want your thoughts, opinions and feedback on what we could improve. We believe it’s much better when you tell us how you want to live…

DIY Natural Sun Lotion with Essential Oils

DIY all natural sun lotion for summer made with essential oils

Check your sunscreen Did you know that many of the sunscreens sold are not safe, and can actually cause cancer, affect your endocrine system, cause premature aging and damage skin cells? Don’t drop the sun…

Impress your Teen: get the Pitch Perfect 2 Movie Tickets for Free

Pitch Perfect 2

If you are a mom, I hope you enjoyed Mother’s Day last Sunday. Being a mom is the best thing I have ever experienced, but at the same time, the toughest job in the world.…

Behind Every Successful Woman is a Tribe of Other Successful Women (and I’m going to Volvo Ocean Race!!!)

Team SCA Volvo Ocean Race

My team of inspiring women I truly believe in the saying “behind every successful woman is a tribe of other successful women who have her back.” (And maybe I’ve also occasionally added “and another group…

PORTMANTOS Online Travel Boutique Offers Luxury Service

portmantos new york

Packing for a trip, whether work or leisure, can be an overwhelming task for many, and act as an obstacle that hangs over one’s head before departing. From having the right bag and suitcases to…