5 Travel Beauty Tips for Your Next Vacation

No girl wants to start out her vacation with dry skin, red eyes, and messy hair! But whether you go by plane or car, there’s no question traveling takes a toll on your skin and hair. And, things don’t get easier after you arrive either, especially if you spend too much time in the sun and overindulge in a few…


5 Great Vacation Homes To Stay in Jacksonville

Jacksonville, Florida is often overlooked as a travel destination. Yet the city has much to offer visitors and is becoming a popular alternative to more touristy cities like Miami and Orlando. With my new book "100 Things To Do In Jacksonville Before You Die" launching this fall, I thought now was a great time to highlight some of the most…




My Perfect Day in Jacksonville with 5-hour ENERGY® shots

Jacksonville is full of local flavor, and coastal charm. As a resident for more than 20 years, I’m more in love with Jax than ever before. Want to know all my favorite local gems? I’m teaming up with 5-hour ENERGY® to experience and share with you "My Perfect Day in Jacksonville". From the St Johns River to the Atlantic Ocean,…


Cabana Bay Beach Resort | A Universal Orlando Hotel

When it comes to family friendly resorts Orlando, it can be hard to know which is the perfect fit. Our family is always on the hunt for great destinations in the Sunshine state. When we were invited to experience Cabana Bay Beach Resort, we couldn't resist. Whether it's the retro vibes, the quick access to Universal Orlando Resort, or the…


48 Hours in Chicago | Where to Eat, Sleep, & Play When You Visit Chicago

If the Windy City has been on your bucket list for a while, you are in good company. Visiting Chicago has been one of my most memorable and enriching travel experiences, and I'm counting down the days until I can visit again. Chicago is vibrant, social, and full of amazing experiences to try. Explore Chicago by day and discover art,…


A Year in the Life of a Travel Expert | 2018 In Review

2018 was another great year full of travel, adventure, personal challenges and achievements. Most importantly to me, it was full of human connections. I am so proud of all the memories we made in 2018 and the work I did as a travel expert. It was a banner year for me, with significant progress on personal goals, and some surprise…


24 Hours in St Augustine | Where to Eat, Sleep, & Play in the Oldest City

St Augustine is one of Florida's most iconic destinations. Full of romance, history, and charm, it's teeming with attractions for all ages. Recently my husband and I escaped for a quick 24 hours in St Augustine. Here's where to eat, sleep, & play when you plan your next visit to the Oldest City. (more…)


5 Reasons to Love Reunion Resort

Orlando. A Mecca for family friendly travel, full of treasured experiences for young and old. There is no doubt there are ample memories to be made when you visit Florida, but it can definitely get overwhelming determining where to start! As a travel and lifestyle expert, I've had my fair share of immersive experiences. For me though, there is something…