Blogging is about being transparent, so with every post I try to reveal another side, another layer, another piece of me. I am an idealist, I assume everything will work out and so far everything has. My husband will also tell you that I am a romantic. He actually says it...

I am not a light packer and I like options. So, trying to fit all my needs into a 30" suitcase for months has been a little daunting. Every piece needs to be relevant and easily put together. I mixed some nice staple pieces with some in-expensive pieces. This way...