Guest Travel Blogger Brittany Riker on the shores of Western Italy
Summer’s story is over and chapter 9 of 12 is beginning.
Despite my love for summer, the spirit of fall is always alluring. While the summer months are literally hot, there is an internal warmth that can come with fall. However, starting a new chapter is never valuable without carrying a bit of the others with you…looking back on the past we look forward to the future. Continue reading →
(Newport, RI) Arranged marriages to Dukes, high society divorces, scandalous underage drinking, and lavish parties are all part of Marble House’s history. And who owned this 50 room mansion? A Southern born woman named Alva… Continue reading →
The Gilded Hotel in Newport brings the Age of Opulence
to the 21st Century
-courtesy of Gilded Hotel
Newport, Rhode Island-In a world where we have access to almost all of the same sources and stores, creating something different is the definitive in luxury. I love what designer Alexa Hampton says, “When details are done right, they don’t stand out, but they draw you in.” Continue reading →
A wonderful part about traveling is planning to eat at great restaurants at your destinations. We usually walk away with a great experience AND ideas.
After eating at New York City’s The Polo Bar, Matt walked away saying it was one of the best steaks he ever had, and I walked away wanting to redecorate our home in hunter green and equestrian art… maybe my mom has an old bridle I could hang on the wall? But, that’s for another post!