An Evening in Montmartre

One of my favorite neighborhoods that I never get to spend much time in is Montmartre. When Brian and I were in Paris I knew I wanted to take him to see this charming neighborhood. We didn’t get to explore this area on our honeymoon so this was a must see on our day trip to Paris. I love what an artistic feel Montmartre has. The hills and winding streets...

Instagrammer’s Guide to Notting Hill

Instagrammer's Guide to Notting Hill on Waketon Road Blog

London has a reputation of being one of the most “Instagrammable” cities in the world. It’s no wonder with its rows of homes with fun colored front doors and the hidden mews with charming facades. I couldn’t help but stop every few feet to take a picture of someone’s front door hidden behind climbing roses. It really is an Instagram worthy city. One of the most grammable neighborhoods is without...

How To Find the Perfect Trench Coat

How To Find The Perfect Trench Coat on Waketon Road Blog

Well, we’re back from our wonderful trip to London. I am already missing the fall temperatures and the sidewalks covered in golden leaves. Since September is truly the start of Autumn, especially in Europe, I knew I would need a wardrobe that would work with the cooler temperatures. England is also notoriously damp, which is why it was the birthplace of the trench coat. Thomas Burberry was the original creator...

Beach Time in Florida

Weโ€™re back home from our trip to Florida with my family. It was just the break I needed! We stayed with my aunt and uncle who live around Pensacola and enjoyed everything the area has to offer. Which was pretty much great food and even better company. I havenโ€™t been to visit in a couple of years and this was the first time that Brian was also able to come....

L’Occitane Summer Treasures Set

As I mentioned in my Summer Adventures post, I truly treasure my sense of adventure. I believe that travel and experience are the best ways to grow and to fully understand the world. You don’t have to travel to the other side of the world, you just have to change your perspective. Brian and I, along with my parents, visited my aunt and uncle at the beach last week. There’s...