Destinations

What to Do in Oahu, Hawaii – Travel Guide

What to Do in Oahu, Hawaii – Travel Guide

Oahu, Hawaii travel guide–full details on where to eat, what to do ,how to make the most of your trips, and answers to frequently asked questions

Oahu Hawaii Vacation Look Book

Oahu Hawaii Vacation Look Book

Roundup of on-sale details on the colorful island looks I served while swimming, hiking, and playing during a week around Oahu, Hawaii

Fit One Week in Oahu, Hawaii in a Carry-On

Fit One Week in Oahu, Hawaii in a Carry-On

How to travel to Hawaii with all you’ll need for things to do on Oahu in just a carry-on. Plus packing tips, a packing list, and travel essentials for women

Long Weekend in Cancun, Mexico

Long Weekend in Cancun, Mexico

I traveled to Cancun a couple of weeks back to celebrate and serve as a bridesmaid in my dear friend Cindy’s wedding. Cindy and I grew up in the same school district, are sorority sisters, and were college roommates for two years so it was […]

Lagos Photo Diary

Lagos Photo Diary

This post is comprised of photos from last month’s trip to Lagos, Nigeria. It wasn’t practical to lug around my professional camera so all of these photos are from my iPhone, with the exception of some professional photos from my cousin’s wedding at the end. […]

Photo Walk of Central Amsterdam

Photo Walk of Central Amsterdam

On my way to Lagos last month, I had a seven-hour layover in Amsterdam. There was no way I could sit in the airport for that long so I researched and made a plan to explore a bit while there. One of my coworkers frequents […]

5 Bucket List Experiences in Lagos, Nigeria

5 Bucket List Experiences in Lagos, Nigeria

I recently spent time in Lagos, Nigeria celebrating my cousin’s wedding, visiting family, and seeing all I could see. Following are a few “bucket list experiences” I recommend everyone have while visiting Lagos. Ride a Keke A keke is a small, three-wheeled vehicle that can […]

Travel Guide: NOLA Girls Trip

Travel Guide: NOLA Girls Trip

Recap of a late summer NOLA girls trip filled with food, culture, and #blackgirlmagic Where We Went French Quarter (Vieux Carre) The French Quarter is the most popping area for tourists. There are shops, attractions, beautiful architecture, and history everywhere. We walked and explored aimlessly […]

Night at Messina Hof Winery

Night at Messina Hof Winery

What to expect from a night at Messina Hof Estate & Winery in Bryan, Texas; featuring grape stomping, wine-tasting, and Texas history. You’ve probably seen Messina Hof wines a bit around the blog as well as my Instagram feed–from sweet red Beau in my red […]

Belize Travel Diary + Tips for the Solo Traveler

Belize Travel Diary + Tips for the Solo Traveler

A travel diary of my first solo trip to Belize. Check out these tips for your next trip or just visually transport  yourself through the pictures. My Travel Details Airline – Southwest (I caught an amazing sale when they first opened the international terminal at Houston […]