Archive for the 'stylish travel' Category

the gift of travel inspiration

Saturday, January 5th, 2013

I’ve been suffering from that rampant flu. I’m not 100 percent yet, but today I left the house for the first time in nearly a week. Progress, right? That, and the nonstop holiday celebration last month, is the cause of my absolute neglect of the blogosphere. Needless the say, my sense of adventure – and […]

on permanence, and pretty travel photos

Monday, May 21st, 2012

I believe in surrounding myself in travel even when I’m home. I started this post with one simple intention: to show you how pretty the walls of our new home are getting with travel photos encased in cheap, but of course lovely, frames from the Christmas Tree Shop. I was going to refer back to […]

canvas your travel memories: a giveaway

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

There was a canvas photo of me, my brother and my sister that hung over the couch in the Maine house where we vacationed as kids. We’re smiling, and a little sunburned. Whenever I see a canvas print I think of that photo and I’m back inside that little house – which once defined travel […]

preserving travel memories

Sunday, November 6th, 2011

When I travel I collect whatever I can get my hands on. Things like guidebooks, coasters, plane tickets and post cards live in my carry ons for months, years even, after each and every one of my trips. When I return home though, I almost always let them go to waste. I’m sentimental until my urge […]

a traveling exhibition…

Sunday, October 2nd, 2011

Walking through the Atlanta International Airport I discovered one of the coolest ideas… This exhibit, which extended throughout the airport, successfully stopped me in my tracks. It’s the Recycle Runway Collection, a traveling exhibition installed in airports, shopping malls, museums and other public locations displaying recycled fashion designs. I’ve been in love with the idea […]

when i travel, i’m a hat person

Monday, May 16th, 2011

[photo courtesy of Bryce of Extension Mattie per her Etsy photo shoot: girls weekend in New Orleans Edition, in which I’m sporting a beautiful, hand-made light purple and gold flecked cozy cowl] When my girls weekend crew and I were wandering the streets of New Orleans, a strange, yet stylish urge came over me as we […]

a travel seat…

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

Travel themed Etsy shop item | vintage map-themed cushions printed on 100% GOTS certified organic cotton from My Bearded Pigeon

shopping and beer and a giveaway winner, oh my!

Monday, December 20th, 2010

Blogger meetup and holiday shopping