9 Must Taste Upscale Southern Dishes in Jax

Looking for a taste of the South? Jacksonville is rising in the ranks for it's culinary talents and it's no secret that if you are looking for original Southern dishes prepared with finesse and delivered with sophistication and distinction, then the river city should be on your radar. Here is a round up of some of the Bold City's finest…


Travel Secrets on The Chat | Amy West Travel Media Appearance

This week I joined the beautiful and intelligent ladies of The Chat to discuss some Travel Secrets. We discussed the much debated topic of the best day to book a flight, which sites are best to book with, and where to find the best local finds. These ladies are no strangers to great travel both domestic and abroad so I…


Amy West on Visit Florida and 10Best.com

With all the memories and experiences that come with being a Travel and Lifestyle writer and personality, there also comes a heck of a lot of work. No complaints here, as I can truly say I'm living my dream. It's always great though, when that hard work gets recognized by esteemed peers in my industry. As I continue to build…


New Website for Amy West Travel

I'm so happy to reveal our brand new website today. Make sure to drop in and see what's updated. amywesttravel.markupdesigns.net/old is now sporting a sleeker more modern look that is easier to navigate and a whole lot more interactive. I really love how it highlights all the great blog features we have been working on this year and completes the…


5 Reasons to Love Jamberry Nails | Trend Report | Review, Video

Nail Wraps - Why I Love Them Confession. I am the worst at keeping up with my nails. Maybe it's my background as a spa professional and the need to always have clean nails, maybe it's my experience as a model and the need to always have natural toned nails, or maybe it's the fact that I'm a busy mom…


5 Ways to Enjoy Reunion Resort | Orlando’s Biggest Hidden Treasure | Review, Photos, Video

Our family weighs in on Reunion Resort In the first season of my show I fell in love with the Salamander Hotel and Resort way of life. This family of resorts features epic golf greens, world class service, fine dining that will have you drooling, and spa destinations worth spending the day... or maybe week in. Having experienced everything Hammock…


3 Reasons to Enjoy Fitness | Fitness Trends |Review, Photos, Video

Joy utilizes video analysis to identify strengths and weaknesses. I met Joy Murphy several months ago when I was getting fit for new running shoes at Jacksonville Running Company. We'd been keeping in touch online and when I started this fitness series, she was one of the first to invite me out to train. Joy's business Enjoy Fitness includes a variety…


The A-list becomes “Amy West Travel Blog”

Big news!! Thanks to all your terrific support I am so happy announce that the A-list is expanding to become Amy West Travel Blog. Amy West Travel will now become the parent company of Like Love Want Need, the Blog, and now introducing Elevation Expeditions.  Look for the grand reveal of our new website in May! Until then... Enjoy the…


Revealing Photos of Amy and 2014 Update

Hey friends! I've been enjoying the winter break with the kiddo. If you keep up on instagram you may have seen our stroll through memory lane and our fun times at the beach. We rang in the New Year full of enthusiasm for 2014. Thanks to you guys, we experienced a lot of great feedback last year which has turned…


Merry Christmas from Amy and Family

From our family to yours Merry Christmas! Thank you for making 2013 an amazing year for Like Love Want Need and the A-list. We have some amazing things in store for 2014 so get ready! May your holiday be bright and may your New Year bring Peace, Love, and Hope to you and yours . Photos by Journey Photography Enjoy…