Honeymoons can be very expensive. Whether you are paying for the trip yourself, or have created a honeymoon fund so your friends and family can pitch in, finding little ways to pinch pennies here and there can make a world of difference. This is why we’ve put together some tips to help you save money, without you having to sacrifice the big things. Book Early After you get engaged, your focus is on finding a venue, picking a date, and asking your friends to be in your wedding party. During these initial stages, consider looking into your honeymoon and booking Read More
When it comes to honeymoons, one can sunbathe in Honolulu, have dinner by the Eiffel Tower, or go for a gondola ride in Venice. We can get behind all of each of those destinations, but for the couple with wanderlust, we’ve got a few other ideas. Why not start off marriage – the ultimate adventure – with an unforgettable honeymoon experience? From deserts dunes to rain forests, here are some of our favorite unconventional honeymoon destinations: 1. Go on Safari in Africa Blaze a trail together and take in the wildlife before relaxing on the beautiful Kenyan coast. 2. Tango in Buenos Aires Learn to dance the Argentine Read More
With spring just around the corner, we had an especially good time perusing the wedding and home blogs for tips and tricks to inspire you. From a killer hot chocolate bar at a wedding in the woods to a your next destination together, get ideas for your newlywed home and life together with this week’s Friday Faves. Hot Chocolate Bar We’re all about this hot chocolate bar from a wedding in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. We love how the couple incorporated the outdoors into their big day, featured on Green Wedding Shoes. New Color Palette Serena and Lily has partnered with Colorhouse to Read More
Planning a weekend getaway in the next few weeks? Whether you’re heading to the mountains or visiting family, packing lightly and efficiently for a quick weekend away is essential to a smooth trip. We love a good weekender bag, perfect as a carry-on or for a roadtrip. A quality camera is also a must for the journey, as well as a useful camera strap for taking photos on-the-go. Check out our roundup of travel essentials and enjoy your weekend away! Shop these travel essentials: 1. Tumi Alpha 2 Small Soft Travel Satchel 2. Polaroid Z2300 Digital Instant Camera 3. Tumi Alpha Bravo Knox Backpack 4. Fotostrap Read More
As you’re packing up and heading out of town for the holidays, we figured luggage must be on your mind. Well, maybe that Thanksgiving meal is top priority, but sure, luggage too. So, what better time for a little lesson on luggage? We highly recommend registering for this travel essential, but some questions come to mind. How many bags should you register for? What material is best for you? What about all those different sizes? Let’s break it down, shall we? Hard vs. Soft We recommend using hard luggage for protecting fragile items. Hardside suitcases tend to have soft interiors like foam, perfect for Read More
We are on the road this week and mastering the art of packing in our new luggage. Having resisted the urge to simply toss things in, we have to say that we appreciate opening a well-packed bag. It totally sets the tone for a great trip and keeps you organized on your stay.