Even though we aren’t able to travel right now that doesn’t mean you can’t take a vacation. I will tell you not all staycations are created equally. There are times you need to escape your home to just get away and then you can visit a resort like the Westlake Village Inn and be transported instantly to Europe without having to drive very far if you are in Southern California. Westlake Village Inn is a gorgeous property located in Westlake, California. Don’t let the name fool you, this is more than a hotel. It’s a winery, a golf course, a spa and fine dining. Walking around the property you’ll feel like you are in the South of France or in the country side of Italy. It has European charm and sophistication. I have had the chance to stay her a couple of times and I will be going back again…

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Can you believe Labor Day is here? I know a lot of us are thinking where did summer go but that doesn’t mean you can’t have an epic Labor Day Weekend. When I think of Labor Day I think of being at the beach, BBQ’ing or laying out by a pool. I have picked out some essentials for you for this Labor Day Weekend. Never leave the house without sunblock and I have been using Tarte Cosmetics Set and Protect mineral sunscreen powder Broad Spectrum SPF 30. You can apply this on a bare face or on top of makeup. You can use it to freshen up and it can even be used on kids. It can set makeup for up to 12 hours. If you live in a humid climate it can take away that shine. It’s easy to carry and it will have spill in your bag. A…

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I love staycations since I was little. My mom would often take me to stay in hotels on a whim. My dad lived in hotels for 10 months at a time when he would go to China for work and I would stay with him. You could say I’m a hotel expert. I would confidently say I’m a modern day Eloise. I think staycations are more important now because we have so many travel restrictions and sometimes getting away for a night can really just help your mental health. It can make you feel well rested and give you the reset that you need. I recently stayed at the Glenmark Hotel that is located in Glendale, California. The hotel is new and the rooms are so comfortable. When I do staycation’s I have a few reasons on why I choose a hotel. Most of the time is that I need…

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