Capsule Travel Wardrobe for Woman Over 50

Instagram and Pinterest are filled with beautiful travel pictures of gorgeous young women in flowing gowns that coordinate with the scenery. We all want to look like these women, but the reality of travel, for us, more mature women, is not as glamorous as these images portray. Travel involves a lot of walking... and … Continue reading Capsule Travel Wardrobe for Woman Over 50

Pack Lighter (and smarter) with Stylebook

Making a packing list is the tried-and-true way to ensure you have everything you need for your trip. But how many times have you brought home unworn clothes or found you'd left an essential wardrobe piece behind? I admit to being a packing nerd - constantly in search for the perfect bag and the ultimate … Continue reading Pack Lighter (and smarter) with Stylebook

Lucky! Traveling As You Grow Older

As we get older, it becomes more and more apparent how fortunate we are to be able to travel. Traveling as you get older requires more preparation and is no doubt often exhausting. We are beyond the years of youth hostels, backpacking, and partying into the wee hours. But with every trip we take, we … Continue reading Lucky! Traveling As You Grow Older

New York Biking Weekend

Five Boro Bike Tour 2015 This weekend, the first weekend in May, we traveled to New York for the TD Five Boro Bike Tour, a 40 mile ride through the streets and over the bridges of NYC. Dave had done this years ago when the tour first began in the city, but for the rest … Continue reading New York Biking Weekend

Exclusive Guide to Packing for an African Safari

This post includes affiliate links. We may get paid if you buy something or take an action after clicking on one of these. We have not received any products for review. We suggest items we have enjoyed and hope you will too.ย  DISCLOSURE Trunks are packed but not yet zipped. ๐Ÿ™‚ We've laid out our … Continue reading Exclusive Guide to Packing for an African Safari

Disneyworld with a Toddler

Our kids treated us to a long weekend in Disneyworld! They were traveling to Florida for a friend's wedding and decided to take their 18-month-old to meet her favorites, Mickey and Minnie Mouse. We haven't visited theme parks since our children were little but were drawn to this trip to experience the wonder of Disney … Continue reading Disneyworld with a Toddler

African Safari Wardrobe Graphics

Before traveling to Africa, I put together several capsule wardrobe graphics to help with my packing. These were created on a now defunct website, Polyvore. Though the site is no longer available, the graphics continue to help me with packing for safari. Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world,ย with the … Continue reading African Safari Wardrobe Graphics