I’d be lying if I said holiday music wasn’t on repeat and spending the day at the plaza hotel didn’t get me in the mood. With Thanksgiving, Black Friday Sales and Cyber Monday just days away and New York starting to really deck the halls - I couldn’t be more excited to stay in NYC during the holidays. You see - 10 countries in the past year may be a feat and getting out of the city every once in awhile is nice, but if there’s a time of year that being in New York trumps any place else - . . .
It’s been a big week y’all! I’ll let you in on a few little secrets… One, jet lag is a b!tch (okay not a secret), Two I actually got back from my time overseas last Sunday (I know!, Three I got promoted when I returned (Again, I know!) and Four I have so many pictures and video to share! I’m almost done checking off my whirlwind year of travel with only two countries planned till settling for the holidays. Someone said Christmas music to me the other day and I got so flippin’ excited! . . .
Here we are, another year older, wiser, stronger, better. Happy Birthday to me! I think I spent the better part of writing this post scouring Susan Miller’s website for the statement that would define my 28th year, which led me to Brene Brown, then Pinspiration and then an Instagram feed on fancy cocktails - likely story! Shall we pour the rosé? Like years prior I went back and read my 26 and 27 birthday posts to see if life had been living up to previous expectations. Here’s to . . .
There's a let down when you come back from a whirlwind trip.... So why revel in the loss of wanderlust? Nope, no thanks! I'm picking up again and headed out East this weekend with some fun in the sun in Montauk. From days on the beach to nights at Surf and a fun event hosted by my friends Lauren, Amanda the brilliant Crowns by Christy, I'm ready for seersucker dresses and wicker chairs. But before we kick back and don our flower crowns here's a few things to share this week! READ . . .
One of my favorite things about weekend round-ups is that they are often fueled by other people’s honest moments, links they read and passed along and other bloggers round-ups I read. My favorite this week, the birthday girl, Meghan of Wit & Whimsy. (HBD lady!) So in the spirit of her round-up leaving me inspired and to help breathe a little life to where I am when I’m not on the blog, I’ve added two new sections, "This week" to share a few updates on my whereabouts and "Next Week" . . .