How Shay Mitchell’s Shaycation Inspires Me

Hi guys! If you know me at all, you must know by now that I am a huge Pretty Little Liars fan. With that being said, I am also a Shay Mitchell fan. I love her. And I mean love, everything from her hair, her long legs, her sense of style and wardrobe which I…

Avoid Becoming a Target of Thieves While Traveling

I am always so paranoid while traveling. A little paranoia is good, but not too much. You do not want to be so concerned that you forget to enjoy yourself and have a good time. However, you still want to take extra levels of precaution. While getting robbed or being a victim of petty theft…

How everyone who is an influencer is loosing their influence

Influencers. That seems to be the new thing. And, if I am being honest, I hate the term “influencer.” I mean what does that really mean? Especially in this day and age, it seems as if everyone has become an influencer, and that those who are not influencers strive to become influencers or strive to…

Bridal Trousseau New Haven

I have literally been running around from bridal shop to bridal shop to find that perfect dress. For those of you who have been a long for that ride, you know by now how frustrating that must be. Oh yeah. Extremely. I have so far written quite a few reviews on the bridal shops that…

My Wedding Skin Care Regimen

With just over a year to go until the big day, I have already begun my skin care regimen. For years, and I mean years, since grade school, I have struggled with skin care, skin care maintenance and healthy skin. Unlike others, I actually struggle with black heads, pimples and dry skin; especially in winter,…

2019 Wish list

2019 wish list. I may have mentioned it briefly. I for sure did in 2018, when I was working on my 2018 wish list. Well, as the year draws to a close, it is time to think back, reflect and be grateful for this incredible year that I have had so far. If you have…

My Top Travel Moments of 2018

Hey guys! As 2018 draws to a close, I wanted to share with you some of my top and favorite travel moments. 2018 was an unforgettable year for the books, and 2019 promises to be just as exciting. I mean, the past few years of my life have been amazing. Well, we can’t forget hang…

Mariella Creations

The last of the bridal shops I went too. As you remember from an earlier post, I found my dress. The dress to end all dresses at The Wedding Dress in Portland, CT. I did not even need to look any further. I could tell that I found the dress the minute everything I saw…

The Wedding Dress-Portland, CT

The Wedding Dress in Portland. I must have tried on hundreds of wedding dresses. It’s exhausting. I found what I liked and didn’t. Some stuff was in my price range and other items not so much. But when you know you know. I discovered cute little boutique shops and realized how much I loved the…

How I Created a Well Crafted Itinerary for Portugal…

Even my dad took notice. I had my itinerary for Portugal planned out to a T. Perhaps I should be a travel agent. I can’t speak for all travel agents, but I can say that I think the best travel agents are those who travel and those who travel extensively. How else can you talk…

2018 Holiday Gift Guide

Hi all! Whew…I am back from Asia. What an adventure, I’ll say that much. Unfortunately, you will have to wait a while before getting updates and tips and suggestions and hearing all about that trip. In the meantime, I am slowly starting to post videos of the trip to my YouTube Channel, you can visit…