Did you know each room at Grand Hotel is completely unique? Each room was meticulously designed by master interior designer Carleton Varney of Dorothy Draper & Co. Below are some of my favorite rooms and suites we’ve had the pleasure of staying in during our many trips Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, in Michigan! I absolutely adore […]
Archives for March 2017
While in Rome, we spent some time exploring the ruins of the Colosseum, which has a sad and fascinating history. Once the site of gladiator battles, and the occasional naval battle when it was flooded, the Colosseum now stands a colossal testament to the former political and societal power the Roman Empire once commanded. It’s […]
Colmar, France is a beautiful little village in the Alsace wine region of France, which inspired the village in Beauty and the Beast! Colmar was also the home of the sculptor Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi, the artist who sculpted our Statue of Liberty! Located about 1 hour across the French/German border, this small town was full of classic French cuisine […]
I’m ready for spring, who’s with me?! With slightly warmer temps, and the snow finally melting, I had to break out this gorgeous, asymmetrical powder pink coat!
Thank you so much SchlossHotel HugenPoet for inviting us to stay with you and sponsoring our trip! All opinions are always my own. During our time in Essen, Germany, we spent the night in a gorgeous castle called SchlossHotel HugenPoet (Schloss being the German word for castle). Built in 1248, this castle is creeping up […]
There are flowers popping up everywhere in Germany, here area few of my favorite snapshots! SaveSave
Buckle up, we’re going for a ride! Dreaming of wavy, mermaid curls this summer? Here are my step by step instructions to follow + some awesome hair care tips to help keep your hair looking gorgeously tousled all summer long! This tutorial is geared towards people who, like me, have long, coarse & curly hair, […]