Stay Sun-Safe with BeautyCounter Sunscreen

Staying “sun-safe” is more than being diligent about applying and-re-applying  sunscreen. You also need to be careful about which sunscreen you are using.  Most sunscreens on the market today include harmful ingredients that can cause a variety of health issues including an increase in the risk of skin cancer. Yes, you read that correctly. Many […]

Versace Mansion aka The Villa Casa Casuarina

If you plan on traveling to Miami, plan to also visit the fabled Versace Mansion on Ocean Drive. It’s one of my “go to” places when I’m in town and love, love, love the iconic venue. The former estate of the late fashion designer Gianni Versace was purchased in September 2013 to a Florida business […]

Del Dotto Estate Winery and Caves: Napa Valley

Spending time in Napa Valley is a “must do” for anyone who loves wine, and the California countryside.  We recently spent three days in Napa and I feel compelled to share every minute with all of you because YES, it was that amazing! To begin, I’d like to share my Del Dotto experience.  The Del […]


  If you’re a beauty junkie like me than you already know the importance of good lighting and a good mirror when it comes to our morning make up application. Having to have my “game face” on means a lot more to me than most people. Being a working mom who not only does Skype […]

The Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark

Heading to Ireland anytime soon?  While visiting you must, must, must visit The Burren and The Cliffs of Moher Geopark.  The Cliffs are located just south of the Village of Doolin in Co Clare, Ireland. The “so massive they’re frightening cliffs” ascend over 700 feet and run south for five miles to a place called […]

Traverse City; A Family Vacation Destination

Michigan residents know what it means to “go up north” and Traverse City is known as True North.  A destination my entire family loves, Traverse City is a frequent vacation spot for many families each summer, especially ours. Each Spring, my kids get a little antsy as the school year winds down and their first question […]

Sunny Days and Fun Nights in Miami

If you ever have the luxury of traveling to Miami, I highly recommend it.  Traveling to Miami, Florida with no kids was one of the finest ideas ever. My husband and I travelled to this hot destination with a few other like-minded fabulous couples with a fun filled schedule in hand to keep us busy. Not […]