I hope y’all had a great Fourth of July! I had a nice four-day weekend just relaxing at home with Pete. While I love a lazy holiday weekend, it’s taken me a couple of days to get back into my work rhythm. Anyone else? Every month or so, I like to put together an Instagram round up of some things I’ve been up to and cute finds I have been loving. Plus there is a Shopbop Sale Alert in today’s post as well as some final Nordstrom Anniversary Sale strategy before the Early Access launch on Friday. So let’s get into it!
OK, if you follow me on Instagram and watched this trip play out I bet you are wondering why Pete and I were on a Disney Cruise. After all, we are empty nesters and could have taken any cruise line we wanted to while discovering Alaska. Why in the world would we want to do a cruise with kids, characters and activities geared towards families who need endless entertainment? There’s not one reason, there are many! Simply put, let’s discover the Top 10 Reasons to Book a Disney Cruise to Alaska. Can you guess what they are? Also, do you know what to pack?
When I discover new locations and destinations and share them on the blog, I truly get excited like a kid in a candy store! Montana captured my heart early on when I discovered Missoula and Paws Up last year. Imagine my excitement when Glacier Country Tourism invited me back to explore Whitefish and Glacier National Park. Follow along and see why you want to travel to the upper western part of Montana in the summer. Specifically, I’ll give you my Top 7 reasons why you should book a trip NOW!
Situated on the Monterey peninsula, Carmel-By-The-Sea is a beautiful town right on the Pacific Ocean and its famous Carmel Beach. Charming in architecture and layout, the entire town is walkable and was incorporated in 1916. Now that there is a new daily non-stop flight from Dallas direct to Monterey, this gorgeous little destination full of art, culture, antiques and divine restaurants should be on your immediate travel list! Check out my detailed travel guide.
As you read this post, I am currently relaxing in the beautiful Carmel By The Sea, California! I can’t wait to recap my trip and tell you all about it. I’ve never been before, so it has already been very exciting. But before I recap this trip, I thought I’d share with y’all what I packed for this amazing getaway.
Have you ever explored the Texas Hill Country? If you don’t know, the Texas Hill Country includes cities like Austin, Fredericksburg, Gruene, San Antonio, San Marcos, New Braunfels, Marble Falls, and even Horseshoe Bay. I talked about my favorite place to stay and things to do in Horseshoe Bay and Lake Travis here, as they are both in the Texas Hill Country. So in today’s post I wanted to share some beautiful cities that are perfect for a road trip through the Hill Country!