2017 Travel Roundup

A Weekend at Hambleton Hall on Waketon Road Blog

As we near the end of 2017 I’m going back over everything that has happened this year and looking forward to what’s to come. I’m not sure what it is about the approaching new year that makes everyone so reflective. Maybe it’s the chance to start fresh. I’m not one for New Year’s resolutions, but I do love the idea of setting new goals. Original Post: San Diego for the...

A Couple of Classics

A Couple of Classics - Waketon Road wearing Cuyana & J.Crew

I’m pretty classic when it comes to everything. I don’t hop on the trendy bandwagon right away, and will always go for the timeless pieces. I’ve said before that the camel coat is one of my ultimate must have wardrobe items. It’s my most worn coat color and will always be the first coat I reach for. There is a richness to the color that just makes every outfit feel...

Last-Minute Gift Ideas

Last Minute Gift Ideas - Fossil Q Watch

We’re T-minus one week until Christmas! It’s the mad dash to make sure you have crossed everything and everyone off of your list. If you are still looking for a few last-minute gift ideas I wanted to share some of my favorite things to gift. No matter who you have left on your list there are a few things that will always be great gift ideas. Watches and Jewelry –...

Christmas Traditions at the Tree Farm

Christmas Traditions - Waketon Road wearing Abercrombie

There are a few Christmas traditions that I will always look forward to. Decorating my home for the holidays is one of my favorite things about this time of year. And everything revolves around the tree. I still have so many fond memories from my childhood of going with my parents to pick out our Christmas tree. I always loved going to the tree lot and walking down the rows...

My Travel Style

Travel Style - Waketon Road

The Holiday’s are upon us which means travel for many of you. Brian and I are fortunate that both of our families live within 20 minutes of us. But that doesn’t mean that there isn’t traveling happening this time of year. As I’ve mentioned before, I love to travel. No matter where I’m heading I prepare for my travel in the same way. In this post I shared how I...

How To Style Burgundy Accessories

Burgundy Accessories - Waketon Road Blog

If there is one color I have not been able to get enough of lately, it’s burgundy. It’s been my go-to for everything from accessories to monochromatic looks. Usually this time of year I’m all about true red, but this year it’s all about burgundy. You have seen a couple looks on the blog already that fall into the maroon/burgundy family. The velvet leggings from this look are some of...