Banana Republic's 13 Key Pieces

Banana Republic’s 13 Key Pieces

This post was originally published on October 5, 2011. With the Fall season nearly here, I thought it would be a good idea to repost it for those looking to update their wardrobes. I love window shopping, in real stores and online. Last week, I was browsing Banana Republic’s website, and found this great article […]

Packing advice from a lapsed world traveler

Packing advice from a lapsed world traveler

It’s been several years since I traveled regularly but I still remember all my tips and tricks for packing well. Besides, I do still have the family beach trip every year and occasional weekend getaways to keep my packing prowess in shape. Here’s what I do to keep packing from becoming an overwhelming chore: Consider […]

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One Bag Travel – The Experiment

So, I decided that after planning my wardrobe for travel with a carry-on, that I needed to see if it would all fit. I also thought that a trial packing might make a good picture tutorial for the blog. 🙂 Below is my bag, it is the standard size for most airlines at 9x14x22. I […]

One Bag Travel – The Gadgets

I am a gadget girl! And when I travel all those gadgets go with me. I pack my laptop, Nintendo DS, MP3 player, the dock for my MP3 player, camera, cell phone and, of course, all the chargers for each gadget. This could make things difficult for one bag travel. Except, that I now have […]

One Bag Travel – The Liquids

A few days ago I talked about planning my wardrobe for one bag travel, now it is time to discuss the liquids. This may be tricky, because I usually pack most of my liquids and gels in my check-in luggage, and just pack the necessities like toothpaste, lip balm, shampoo and conditioner in my carry-on. […]