Friday, April 18, 2014
Sometimes the best intentions or ideas just don’t work out they way they were supposed to. I know this isn’t the most timely post given that spring is currently in full swing—minus the overnight freeze a few nights ago, of course. However, as you’ll read, it underscores the importance of being flexible, of having the ability and willingness to adapt to a changing situation, and of packing versatile when traveling.
Thursday, April 17, 2014
How many times have you been out and had your phone die? Or how many times have you been that person jonesing for an outlet, in desperate need of an electricity fix? I know I’ve been there. While there are definitely worse things in the world than having your phone run out of juice, it can be terribly inconvenient, especially if you’re using your phone as a GPS. Back in Venice, Rob turned me on to this little external battery from mophie and I can’t count the number of times it’s saved my life. Well, not literally, but you know what I mean. Do you have one? And, please, share your worst phone dying stories in the comments.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Over the years, my approach to vacations has changed drastically. I used to be someone who would plan out each day, drawing up an exhaustive agenda of activities so I’d be sure to experience everything the destination had to offer. These days, however, vacation is all about comfort, relaxation, and doing absolutely nothing. I need time to recharge and I’ve found that sitting by the pool all day at a resort on Poipu Beach looking at the palm trees, listening to the ocean, and sipping cocktails is the way to go. It may only be April, which means vacation is a few months away, but teaming up with OluKai has got me dreaming of Hawaii.
Monday, April 14, 2014
‘Versatile’ might not be the first word that comes to mind when you think about a double-breasted blazer. Sartorial, business, and boss are the three that jumped into my mind. However, it’s important to remember that even items that don’t immediately appear to be versatile can still be styled in a variety of different contexts. Here’s another way to get maximum versatility from a double-breasted blazer.