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Jill Stone

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Double Duty Beauty

Too many lotions and potions to pack to keep a beauty routine on track? Try “pairing” things down a bit by packing beauty items that work double-or-more-time. CC Cream can act as a foundation, sunscreen, concealer and moisturizer all-in-one handy small container. Get the glow and keep product in place with a makeup primer that[...]

Jet Set Smart: Travel Hacks for Seamless Adventures

Traveling can be exhilarating, but it can also be overwhelming. With these tips and tricks, adventurers can make for a smoother and more enjoyable journey – and put the savvy in traveler! Check in ASAP: Do not dawdle! The time to check into a flight is as soon as possible; 24 hours before a domestic[...]

Culinary Chronicles: Dining in the Deep Blue Sea

Our last culinary adventure took place in the clouds. Not to be out won, we now dive into the sea for a dining experience unfolding beneath the waves. Imagine being surrounded by vibrant coral reefs, mesmerizing marine life, and the gentle sway of the ocean. Let’s explore restaurants that offer a truly immersive experience beneath[...]

Culinary Chronicles: Dining in the Clouds

Dining is not merely about savoring delicious cuisines; it’s an experience that engages all the senses. One aspect that elevates this experience to new heights is the view. From mountain vistas to urban skylines and seaside sunsets, there are restaurants around the world that offer breathtaking views along with delectable meals. Hop aboard this food[...]

The Future of Hotels: Upgrades and Innovations

Hotels are undergoing a transformation like never before. The future of hotels promises not only comfortable accommodation but also sustainability, cutting-edge technology, unique experiences, and customized rooms that cater to individual preferences. Let’s delve into these exciting advancements that are reshaping the way we stay. Sustainability – Green Stays for a Greener Planet In a[...]

A Blog by a Bedbug

Hi, I am a bedbug, and I would like for you to hear me out. Halloween is in a few days, and I know that this is a time when people like to celebrate what goes bump in the night and other creepy crawlies – I think you would consider us in this category. We[...]

Let Us Carry-On, Shall We?

Carry-on

Airlines are implementing stricter baggage regulations, and if a carry-on is your choice for travel, it’s crucial to choose one that meets both size requirements and your personal needs. Let’s explore the key factors to consider when selecting the perfect carry-on luggage to ensure a hassle-free journey. One Size Does Not Fit All: Each airline[...]

Running for That Plane

Kate Bush’s “Running Up That Hill” saved the universe in Season 4 of Stranger Things. For some of us, no matter the season, we seem to always be running for that plane. Here are some that items that can help any procrastinator still make it to the gate on time: Tile: This tiny device is[...]

Flight-y Stocking Stuffers

It’s beginning to look a lot like travel during the holidays. It’s also the time to give some travel related gifts! Here is a roundup of some of my new faves, all perfectly sized and priced as stocking stuffers for flight-y friends! Instant Stain Remover: Tide To Go is the perfect travel companion in the[...]

Conference + Family = Winner!

family

For many families, an impactful result of pandemic living was how it transformed homes into virtual work spaces and educational centers. Our worlds got smaller and more compacted. Household inhabitants were vying for bandwidth, spending every meal together and, well, spending almost every minute together. That said, about one-third of Americans cited that being able[...]