• I’m Coming Home: Final Day’s In Costa Rica

    Let me just start by saying that two weeks in Costa Rica was NOT enough time. I literally had the time of my life while I was there and no I’m not just talking about the partying. My last few day’s in San Pedro were amazing. Let me break it down for you. Thursday  This was my last official day volunteering for my project. There was one girl who I know was going to be really sad to learn it was my last day.  But to my surprise it was really ALL of my kids who were really sad.  Not only was my class really appreciative of all the hard…

  • Road Trip Style Warrior: What To Wear On The Road

    Ok so this might just be one of the GREATEST collections I’ve put together thus far-I may even be splurging a bit to grab some of these fantastic items! It’s no secret that road trips are my favorite form of travel-I’ve written several posts about how much I do indeed love them. However this will be the first time that I bring you up close and personal with some serious MUST have items when on the road. We all know some basics are hats, accessories, sneakers; ya know the usual. Lets take it one step further and showcase this AMAZING collection. Don’t say I didn’t warn  you! Oh and by…

  • The Best Bathing Suits For Your Body

    Picking out a bathing suit for your body is quite possibly one of the hardest things us women go through. Whether your tall, petite, plus sized, or boy shaped we’ve found some great bathing suits that will be sure to make you beach ready. If your plus sized: -Stick with a one-piece or a tankini -Find something with ruching along the middle, it will help to hide your stomach -Flattering v-necks are always good too, draw attention to your assets If your petite:  -Stick with low rise bottoms, it will help  make you look taller -Grab a halter top to elongate your neck If your tall: -Higher cut bottoms will…

  • Fun In The Sun: The Top 10 Beach Sunscreen’s

    It’s almost beach season which not only means skirts, dresses, and bathing suits but it also means sunscreen. We’ve heard for years how the sun causes damage, but with all these new sunscreens there is NO excuse now. Here is a list of the top suncreens brought to you by EWG.  For more information and more sunscreen options visit EWG. 1. Alba Botanica Sun: Mineral Sunscreen Kids, SPF 30  Sun: Mineral Sunscreen Fragrance Free, SPF 30  2. Beyond Coastal Natural Clear, SPF 30  Lip and Face Screen, SPF 30  Kids Natural, SPF 30  Natural, SPF 30  3. COOLA Baby Unscented Natural Mineral Sunblock, SPF 45  MineralBaby Moisturizer Suncare, Unscented, SPF 45  Sport Citrus Mimiosa…

  • Summer 2012: Get Beach Ready Now

    Who’s ready for the beach this year? I know I am! With this rather warm weather we are having on the East Coast, its only making us count down the days till Summer. I don’t know about you but getting beach ready always seems to sneak up on me and before I know it all the good bathing suits are already picked over. Now I’m not suggesting you buy in December cause lets face it no one wants to try on bathing suits in the dead of winter; but what you can do is start complying a list of must have items and slowing start picking them up. (It will…

  • Summer Travel Plans? Here’s What You Should Wear

    Doing some traveling this summer? Not sure of what you should pack/wear? We’ve got you covered: 1. Start with a great bag 2. Throw in a dress or two (dressy and causual) 3. Ripped cropped jeans go from casual to dressy 4. A nice skirt 5. A great pair of sunglasses 6. Killer jewelry 7. A floppy hat 8. A scarf Summer Travel Plans? Here’s What You Should Wear by fashionistastravel featuring a chain link necklace Mango sailor dress £40 – johnlewis.com Rainbow dress inlovewithfashion.com Kate Spade floral skirt $220 – katespade.com Blonde + Blonde biker jeans £30 – bankfashion.co.uk Rebecca Minkoff straw handbag $250 – rebeccaminkoff.com Wood jewelry €82 – malababa.com House of Harlow 1960 chain link necklace $45 – cusp.com Victoria…

  • Ready. Set. Summer 2012

    Summer afternoon – summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language. ~Henry James Summer is the time when one sheds one’s tensions with one’s clothes, and the right kind of day is jeweled balm for the battered spirit. A few of those days and you can become drunk with the belief that all’s right with the world. ~Ada Louise Huxtable We love summer so much-here is a look at some fabulous finds to keep your summer memorable: Ready. Set. Summer 2012 by fashionistastravel featuring print dresses Oasis flower print dress $50 – oasis-stores.com Stripe dress $45 – delias.com Beige chiffon dress…