Check out the full recap of Our Mirbeau Inn & SpaRhinebeck, NY Spa-cation! After a very full summer, Emma and I were in serious need of some sort of staycation or rather, spa-cation to relax, which we’re sure you can relate to!! Life just gets so busy sometimes without us even trying! And fortunately, Mirbeau Inn […]

Our Mirbeau Inn & Spa Rhinebeck, NY Spa-cation Recap

Hello, hello! It’s Helen and Emma here with our combined 2021 New England Summer Bucket Lists. In case you missed it and haven’t met Emma yet (she’s my summer intern), check out her intro blog post here! This summer, Emma will be working on a summer newsletter series. If you’re not already on our email […]

2021 New England Summer Bucket List

As part of my Phillips Lane Promise to live more mindfully and sustainably, I’ve taken my biggest step yet…a brand-new Tesla Model Y! Are you shocked?! Keep reading for all the details of my going green with a white Tesla Model Y… (P.S. Double Surprise! You might have noticed the site looks a bit different (okay, totally […]

Going Green with a White Tesla Model Y

Hello hello!! Thanks for hanging in there with me while I recover from the world’s longest cold. And yes, I recognize that I probably would have kicked this thing in the butt a lot earlier if I actually rested & passed on the wine last week. Oh well, live and learn! I’m really excited to […]

Rome Apartment Tour!

Hello from Florence! It’s my last day here in this gorgeous city and tomorrow we head back to Rome! This week has been jam-packed full of travel, which only makes it suiting to talk about luggage in today’s blog post! My sister, Katherine, received Paravel luggage for Christmas, which I was super excited about since […]

Comparing Two Carry Ons: Away Luggage to Paravel Luggage

Happy Friday, Friends! I’ve been getting so many messages on Instagram from you guys who are LOVING this bag! You don’t know how happy that makes me when I share a product and you all go crazy for it! I mean, same! This tote bag by Quilted Koala has been something I’ve had my eye […]

The Travel Bag You’ll Always Get Compliments On

Happy Monday! We didn’t get any snow this weekend in Greenwich, and honestly, I’m kind of bummed! As much as I dislike winter, I was looking forward to playing in the snow with Ranger. Oh well! I can’t believe I’ve been home all of January! This might be the first month in a year that […]

An Off-Season Day Trip to Watch Hill, RI

Hey friends! I kind of dropped the ball here on my New Orleans guides– I can’t believe it was already a month ago that I was down in NOLA with my family. Traveling with my family is always a blast. Our vacations can best be described as eating trips (which makes sense when you find […]

Best Places To Grab A Cocktail in New Orleans

Happy New Year! I ended up going to a New Year’s Eve party this year and had such a blast! Remarkably, I woke up yesterday morning without a hangover. Yay me! After a lazy morning, I took Ranger to the beach, cleaned my apartment, and worked on my travel list for 2019!! If you’ve been […]

Where I Traveled in 2018, and My Travel List for 2019

Hi friends! Sorry for being MIA for the past few days. I’ve been sick for gosh, almost two weeks now! Which stinks! Honestly, I feel like a huge reason for my cold sticking around for so long is because I’ve been trying to push through it rather than rest and recover. Isn’t that the new […]

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