Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Totes

Chicago has started to charge $0.07 for every bag from any store. That was a big NOT PAYING THAT! from me. I found this adorable tote at Old Navy. Sadly, they don't have it online but they do have this cute tote.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Positano: Travel Diary


This past October the hubby and I spent a week on the Amalfi Coast. It was such a fabulous trip and I can't wait to go back and explore more! We stayed in Positano and fell in love with the cliff side village. I always love reading bloggers travel guides before I set out on a trip so I decided I'd try and do the same.

We stayed at The Hotel Marincanto and loved it! It was on the one main road so we could walk via the street or take the stairs down to the beach. I counted one day and was well into the 200's - all those steps burned off all the pasta, cheese and vino.

We went in late October which was the end of the season but we did get one beach day and one day spent on the water boating to Capri. Next time I would go late spring or end of September. Sadly, we didn't get to do some of the things we wanted due to places being closed.

 Sipping Prosecco on the beach - we also ordered pizza to our chairs and I have to say it was one of the best pizzas I've had in my life.
Top - Forever 21, Skirt - Chicwish







In the Blue Grotto - this was a wild experience! The sun coming into the grotto creates this unreal blue color. All the men rowing the boats start singing, it was hilarious and romantic all at the same time.
 Views from the top of Capri


 Dress - Tularosa









Some of our favorites from our trip:
Le Sireneuse - this the fanciest hotel in Positano. We stayed 2 hotels away from it. They have a a fun outdoor bar and we popped in one night for a drink. They also have Franco's but it was already closed when we were there. Stop in for a drink and take in the beautiful hotel.

L'incanto - this is where we rented the beach chairs. Amazing pizza and prosecco of course.

Ristorante Max - hands down the best pesto of my life

Brasserie Covo Saraceni - Pizza! SO GOOD! We also asked our driver his favorites in town and this was on the list for a local too.

Music on the rocks is the night club - we hit it up twice and had a great time

There are so many things on my lists to still do that we didn't get a chance to, so I guess you could say... I'll be back!

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

I'm Back!

Like the title states... I'm back to blogging. I didn't intend to take this much time off but some life events happened and this got pushed to the side. Since my last post - I got married, had an amazing honeymoon in Greece, had some job changes, travelled to Italy for the first time and a whole lot of other amazing things!

Let's pickup where we left off - thanks for reading and I hope you get back to enjoying what I have to share :)

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Maxi Dress/Cover-up - ASOS, Sunglasses - Quay (Similar Here)