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Traveling TOMS

Working in a shoe store, I hear hundreds of stories about traveling shoes. Customers rave, “These went all over Europe last summer!” Although there are so many different “perfect traveling shoes”, TOMS are my personal favorite! Here are SEVEN reasons I rate TOMS as my number one. EASY ON/EASY OFF: TOMS are so easy to… Continue reading Traveling TOMS

Cute Things · Fashion

A Maui Day by Severina Designs

While strolling through this year’s Made in Hawaii Festival, I came across the cutest oversized wristlets. My favorites were the island design silk screens. I picked the a black wristlet silk screened with a palaʻā fern with a soft leather back. All of the designs are handmade on the island of Maui. These gems are… Continue reading A Maui Day by Severina Designs

Cute Things · Fashion

Island Hopping With A ManaOla Island Hopper

The new Hawai’i local brand, ManaOla has been consistently impressing me with their contemporary Hawaiian style. The first item I’ve ever seen was a pair of beautiful earrings that were carved with traditional Hawaiian designs mimicking that of ‘ohe kapala sticks. ‘Ohe kapala sticks are bamboo which were carved to create a stamp which was… Continue reading Island Hopping With A ManaOla Island Hopper

Carry-On · Cute Things · Fashion · Travel Bug

NYC Summer Street Style (as a tourist)

Ninety degrees! Boy oh boy was it hot in New York City. The heat and humidity caused half the city to be dripping in sweat. But what can one do about the weather? We just need to be prepared and expect the heat. Try to combine indoor and outdoor activities throughout your day. Every store… Continue reading NYC Summer Street Style (as a tourist)

Cute Things · Health & Beauty

“…from your manicured nails to ya pedicured toes” -Ludacris

Before any trip, I feel as if it is a necessity for me to get my nails done. Many women have beauty rituals that they do before going on trips. I have heard of many travel rituals including spray tans, waxes, hair cuts, and nails. Personally, a perfect mani/pedi is exactly what I need to… Continue reading “…from your manicured nails to ya pedicured toes” -Ludacris