Hello lovelies! February is almost gone and that means I'm only about two months out from my next cruise. (Yay!) Today, I'm going to give you the brief story of how we found cruising and why we love it, then I will fast forward right into the planning. So if you are just looking for … Continue reading 5 Secrets to Planning the Perfect Cruise
Myrtle Beach is a little like the Pumpkin Spice Latte- it's iconic- no doubt, it's tradition for many, and you either love it or hate it. As most of you know, I took my first trip to Charleston for my birthday weekend this year (Swoon), and I was told by many that Myrtle just doesn't … Continue reading The Best of Myrtle Beach: Adventure, Family, and Nostalgia
When the summer starts to infuse its' warmth into the air of late May, I know it's about time to load up the bright yellow boat and head out to the lake. My mother-in-law always packs a big lunch, with lots of snacks (Zebra Cakes are my FAV), and cold cans of Coke and Mountain … Continue reading The Best Summer Secret in the Upstate: Lake Jocassee
If there is anything I've taken away from the two years I've lived here in the Upstate, it's that South Carolinians LOVE Charleston. I can always count on my social media feeds to be filled with bright, pastel photos when the weekend comes around because Charleston is the go-to weekend trip for almost everyone I … Continue reading My First Trip to Charleston: The Highlights of my Birthday Weekend Adventure
Dressing for the office has always made me feel a little oppressed. Before taking my first job after college, I had this notion that I couldn't wear bright colors, loud patterns, or fun shoes to work ever again. It's taken awhile to refine my 8-5 style, but I'm feeling on point lately and I'm loving … Continue reading Dressing Stylish in the Office: 3 Summer Must Haves
In all honesty, my "bucket list" is pretty eclectic. It ranges from being chosen as an assistant in a magic show, to visiting the Shire in New Zealand. And while my bucket list changes from year to year, there are a few items that have never been booted off or shuffled down. Ever since World … Continue reading Are the Mayan Ruins Really Worth the Hype?: My Trip to Altun Ha
Loud frat boys, Ron Jon's, ridiculous drinks, and commercialism at its finest- is that a pretty accurate description of what you imagine when you hear Cozumel, Mexico? Me too, well at least that was my perception when I notice it listed on our cruise itinerary last year. So I'll let you decide for yourself, and … Continue reading Adventuring in Cozumel, Mexico: Reef Snorkeling and Jungle Zip Lining
This article highlights the "Best of" Alpine Helen, Georgia. A hidden European village in the foothills of Georgia.
Hello lovelies! Welcome to the very first installment of the "Best of:" series on Southern Dreaming. The month of May and into the first half of June has been nonstop travel for me, so now that I am finally planted back home for a while, I am ready to begin sharing the "Best of" everything … Continue reading The Best of: The Carnival Sunshine
Traveling alone isn't always easy. So here is a crash course in traveling solo.