Packing Lists

Before our vacay to the Yucatán Peninsula, we rounded up 20 must-have vacation outfit items. It's the ultimate packing list for Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Vamos!

Mexico Packing List: A Week in Playa del Carmen

As I'm sitting down to write this we are two — TWO — days away from traveling to the lovely eastern coast of the...
Need cute vacation clothes for a trip to Mexico City where you'll be stuffing your face with all the tacos, tamales & tostadas? What to wear, where to eat — inside.

Eating Your Way Through Mexico City: What To Wear, Where to...

Yep—we’re gettin’ REAL specific with this post over here at TME. Were you just thinking to yourself you may need to figure out what...
Detroit is 1 of the most casual cities we've visited, & in winter, it's also COLD. Here's what to wear for — a packing list, if you will — a weekend trip.

Packing List: A Winter Weekend In Detroit

Mike and I took the boys home to Michigan recently, and ended up making a quick trip to Detroit. It was — shockingly —...
We all agree that travel is SO much better when we pack the right stuff (well-organized). Our packing list of all the essentials — plane, train or Tesla.

Pack Like A Seasoned Traveler: Bring These

I'm not always the best at stepping back, taking a look at myself and knowing what I need. I'm a details gal, a do-er,...
Delays, lost luggage & jetlag— we'll take it all for the glory of travel. Our gift guide for the mama who plans with a map — aka, people who love to travel.

Gifts For Mamas Who Love To Travel

NOTE: This post has been updated for 2019! There is nothing that gets me more excited than the prospect of a new adventure. I love...

The Best Pants For Travel AND Thanksgiving: Sweater Pants

Last year I had come across a pair of sweater pants at Anthropologie. I tried them on, snapped a pic, and...left them there. They...
A long weekend at the beach is the just right Rx for a summer refresh. I brought a li'l capsule wardrobe too, so here's my packing list for the shore.

A Long Weekend At The Beach (Avalon, NJ)

My mom was visiting Philly over Memorial Day Weekend, so we ended up taking her to the shore for a few nights. Since we...
Magnetic, pretend play & tech toys — so many fun things to pack for kids in their travel bags. If you're flying with kiddos soon, here's your packing list.

Flying with Kids: What to Pack in the Airplane Kid Bag

If my mom was writing this post, it would be a Pinterest-worthy collection of hand-crafted activities made from pipe cleaners, pom-poms, and felt —...
Ah, yes! Vacay in the Pacific Northwest this summer...so good! TME created this Portland packing list just for you — check out this travel capsule wardrobe.

Packing List: Visiting Portland In Summer

Hey, hey peeps. Visiting our lovely Portland, Oregon this summer? Here is what I'm wearing on the regular and would pack for a visit...
Packable puffer jackets, wear-everywhere dresses, leggings, commuter bags with rain hoods — Lolë, a fav for ethical clothing, is perfect for adventuring!

What I Wore For Hiking (And Other Adventuring) In Ecuador

Our Spring Break trip to Ecuador included city strolling, ancient ruin wandering and hiking at 12,000 ft.....so I needed pieces that were both seriously...