Before the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale ends on August 4, I wanted to share a bunch of budget friendly items from the sale if you’re still looking to score some good finds. Just like I did when the sale first opened, I combed through pages to round up my favorite items under $150. I thought the […]

Nordstrom Sale Finds

Nordstrom Sale Finds Under $150


July 23, 2024

Paris in August Summer

As a travel advisor and the founder of En Route to Rêverie, I have been to Paris in every month of the year. I often think Paris in August get a bad reputation because people still assume “everything is closed” but this isn’t exactly the case any more. The world has changed and therefore so […]

Paris in August – What to Know


July 22, 2024

After this week’s sale madness I feel like I need to take a big ol’ nap this weekend. And you know what? I may just end up doing that. New York this week has been take-two-cold-showers a day and walk-only-in-the-shade kinda hot which has been limiting my motivation for external social activities to be honest.  […]

Paris Musee d'Orsay

The Weekly Edit


July 19, 2024

How Many Days do You need in Paris

As the founder of En Route to Rêverie I have helped hundreds of people plan a trip to Paris via Rêverie in Paris. Paris is a huge city with so much to offer. World class works of arts, iconic monuments, beautiful parks and don’t even get me started on the food. I have so many favorite bites in […]

How Many Days Do You Need in Paris?


July 18, 2024

With all the travel I do as the founder of En Route to Rêverie, I have really honed a packing list that helps me be as productive and efficient as possible while on the road. So many of my favorite travel gadgets and must-haves have come from Amazon so today as Prime Day continues I […]

Travel Outfit

Amazon Prime Day Travel Deals


July 17, 2024

witwhimsy at home on laptop

Happy Prime Day to all who celebrate! I absolutely love being an Amazon Prime member and haven’t looked back once since I joined the program in 2018. I love the 2-day shipping guarantee and have come to rely on the service often. And I also love having Prime Video for the streaming capabilities linked to […]

Amazon Prime Day Picks


July 16, 2024

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