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What Women Pack for Winter in Europe

It’s the dream! Winter in Europe is full of snowy mountain villages, Christmas markets, world-class ski and winter sports resorts, and in some countries… reindeer! But packing winter clothes can be a challenge. So here’s your quick guide to a packable, carry-on only, winter wardrobe that will allow you to enjoy fairytale-Europe at its most… Continue reading What Women Pack for Winter in Europe

Packing for Men · Uncategorized · Vermont

Packing for Men: Fall in New England

It’s no secret that no one actually likes to pack. Least of all my husband! I usually pack for him wherever we go, and he fills in with his toiletries and electronics. It works out pretty well because he doesn’t have to pack, and I get to blog about it! And hopefully this will be helpful… Continue reading Packing for Men: Fall in New England

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What’s What in Solid Toiletries

For the last couple of months, I’ve been trying out tons of solid travel toiletries! Carry-on travelers have been highly restricted with their liquids since 2006, and in recent months, powders have also come under scrutiny. In my own efforts to pack light and always go carry-on only, I’ve tried tons of brands and products… Continue reading What’s What in Solid Toiletries

Packing for Women · Uncategorized · Vermont

Packing for Women: Fall in New England

Visiting New England in fall is on many an all-American bucket list! My sweet husband whisked me away to the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, Vermont. We had a wonderful time, but sometimes packing for fall weather can be a challenge. To take some of the stress out of your fall trip to New England,… Continue reading Packing for Women: Fall in New England

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Gear Up for Winter Travel

Colder temperatures are coming to the Northern Hemisphere! So in the spirit of rolling with the punches, this summer girl has your guide to staying warm on your travels! All photo links below are Amazon affiliate links. Click to get yours! Outdoor Gear When you’re choosing to travel to a wintry destination, you’re excited for… Continue reading Gear Up for Winter Travel

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What Minimalist Packers Leave Behind

Have you ever considered going minimalist? Do you think you could? As a light packer, I always try to be as streamlined and efficient as possible with what I pack—which will also be what I lug with me wherever I go! For my last couple of trips, I tried to go as minimal as I… Continue reading What Minimalist Packers Leave Behind

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New Zealand Winter Packing for Men

No one loves to pack… especially not my sweet husband! But that actually works out well because if I can do his packing for him, I can also blog about it! You may have already seen my ladies’ packing list for this trip, so here is the list for the gentlemen! On the Plane Since… Continue reading New Zealand Winter Packing for Men

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What to Wear in Doha, Qatar

It’s a very special What I Wore Wednesday! My recent trip to Qatar gave me a little bit of a packing challenge: what to pack for heat and humidity well over 100-degrees Fahrenheit that provides enough coverage. The solution was linen, light cotton, and some interchangeable pieces. Here’s what I came up with, and hopefully… Continue reading What to Wear in Doha, Qatar

Qatar · Uncategorized · what to pack

What Men and Women Wear in the Middle East

It’s a very special What I Wore Wednesday! This week it’s not about what I would wear, but what the Qatari people traditionally wear. My trip to Qatar was fascinating, and I learned so much! One of the things that concerned me most was dressing appropriately, but I really had nothing to worry about. Qatar… Continue reading What Men and Women Wear in the Middle East

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Top 10 Travel Hacks

Are you ready for this? I love giving away my travel tips, but I was recently compelled to compile a list of my very top travel hacks–the lifesavers that work every time! Well, this is it. Get ready to travel like a pro! 10. Go Carry-on Only I cannot stress this one enough. In fact,… Continue reading Top 10 Travel Hacks