Category Archives: Travel

Lavender Pond Farm | Killingworth | Connecticut Charm

Lavender Pond Farm has to be one of Connecticut’s best kept secrets. Last summer I was really wishing I couldView full post »

Shakespeare On The Shoreline | Guilford Green | Connecticut Charm

I cannot say enough amazing things about Shakespeare on the Shoreline. Click on this link and learn more aboutView full post »

First Impressions Of Stonington Borough | Connecticut Charm

Stonington Connecticut is a beautiful place, a vibrant town right on the Connecticut shoreline with lovely homesView full post »

Spontaneous Visit To Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden | Richmond, VA

The Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden was a spontaneous stop on our long drive home to Connecticut from Charleston at theView full post »

Carmella’s Café & Dessert Bar | Charleston, SC

Most days I’m not human until I eat breakfast. On one particular morning we were walking around the park and sideView full post »

The Best Way To Spend A Day In Savannah, Georgia

I am sure that there are many best ways to spend a day in Savannah, GA. But if you only have a day to explore, youView full post »

How To Summer In Charleston Rain Or Shine | Charleston, SC

Today is a very rainy day here in Connecticut, which is why it is a perfect day to share some fun photos and travelView full post »

How To Spend A Day At The Biltmore | Biltmore Estate Asheville, NC

I once saw the Biltmore Estate in a television show about old homes in the United States and was amazed, not justView full post »

Live Lovely | When Dreams Take Flight

Last summer I knew that I was going to fly a plane. I knew I would start a blog, become a full-time photographer, writeView full post »

Lenny & Joe’s Ice Cream Shack | Connecticut Charm | Ice Cream Trail

In Connecticut I have a long list of my favorite ice cream farms, shacks, and shops. I am currently working on researchView full post »

A Lovely Life | Birthday Road Trip | Twenty-seven Years Old

Today I am twenty-seven. I use every birthday similar to the way most people use New Years; with reflection andView full post »

Create Your Own Adventure Bag

It happened all too often; I would leave for work under a grey sky with a forecast of rain lasting all day long to beView full post »

Connecticut Charm | The Spice & Tea Exchange | Mystic

The last time I was in Mystic Connecticut I promised myself that I would stop by The Spice & Tea Exchange to pick upView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Concerts on The New Haven Green

June is Festival Month in New Haven! The concerts are planned by The International Festival For Arts & Ideas. YouView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Mystic Pizza | “A Slice of Heaven”

Even if you have not seen the film “Mystic Pizza” that brought Julia Roberts to stardom, you will find yourView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Alice in the Village | Olde Mytsick Village

A very merry unbirthday to you! Today, join me for tea at Alice in the Village, a wonderland of a café located in OldeView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Olde Mystick Village & Franklin’s General Store | Mystic

Mystic is a magical shoreline town known best for it’s historic seaport and beautiful downtown on the water. ButView full post »

Why Saving Up For My Wedding Taught Me That I Can Do Anything

I have just proven to myself that I can do anything. The thought struck me the day after we met with a potential catererView full post »

Our First Time Using Airbnb

Matthew and I have heard a lot of great things about Airbnb, but staying in a room at a stranger’s home left usView full post »

Top Ten Experiences of Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston was everything I had hoped it would be and more. Like any place, you have to explore to find the memories youView full post »

The McLeod Plantation | Charleston, South Carolina

The McLeod Plantation (pronounced Mc-lowd) was the first plantation on our list for Charleston. We could only fit soView full post »

Middleton Place Plantation | Charleston, South Carolina

Follow me as I take you on a tour of Middleton Place Plantation in Charleston, South Carolina. We were saving theView full post »

Bel Air, Maryland | The Pink Silhouette

While driving through Bel Air, we made a stop at The Pink Silhouette, owned by the lovely Christina, who you mayView full post »

Bel Air, MD | Mini Travel Guide

When Matthew and I first moved in together it was right here in Bel Air, Maryland. I had just graduated from college andView full post »

Camera Review of the Fujifilm X100 T | Wedding Photographer Camera Review

After a year of wishing and debating, I finally purchased the Fujifilm X100 T! I love Fujifilm as a brand. Their camerasView full post »

Live Lovely Archives | New York City

In the late summer of 2015 I had the exciting adventure of photographing Karissa and Phil’s New York CityView full post »

New York City | Easter Trip | Museum of Natural History & Central Park

For Easter, Matthew and I took a spontaneous trip (planned late the night before) to New York City. The key toView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Woodbury Post Office

Right across the street from the Historic Downtown Woodbury post office you will see a collection of beautiful floweringView full post »

My Unplugged Travel Philosophy

It is no secret that I love to take photographs. I love sharing the photos almost as much as I enjoy taking them. ButView full post »

Behind the Scenes in Puerto Rico | Vieques & Old San Juan

Last year I had the honor of photographing Anna and Andy’s wedding in Vieques, Puerto Rico. Matthew came with meView full post »

Washington DC Cherry Blossom Festival

Cherry blossom time is one of my favorite parts of the Spring season. The leaves are not completely on the trees yet,View full post »

Connecticut Charm | New Haven Cherry Blossom Festival

After a rainy (but fun) Saturday in Boston with friends, Matthew and I met up with my cousin Alexis and herView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Washington Depot

Like many Connecticut towns, Washington Depot is a collection of villages.  Washington, Marbledale, New Preston,View full post »

Connecticut Charm | Black Rock State Park

As a kid my camp took off on a long weekend trip to what I thought was a far off land called Black Rock. The other weekView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Foxwoods Resort Ice Rink

The outdoor ice rink at Connecticut’s Foxwoods Resort and Casino is my favorite outdoor ice rink in the state.View full post »

Women’s March | Reporting from Washington DC | A Marcher’s Story

Last night I made it home from one of the most inspiring experiences of my life; the Women’s March on WashingtonView full post »