KSM Instagrammable Guide for Napa First-Timers

If you are a wine enthusiast, is there truly anything better than an incredible sip hitting your mouth while admiring a breathtaking view? Didn’t think so. If you are like me, you probably look for the little details when planning a trip, such as the design of the venue; the view the grounds offer; etc….

From my head to my heart

I was at work, sitting at my desk, when it happened. It was 9:40 a.m.  First, my heart felt like it was skipping a few beats. This was followed by the sudden sensation of someone hammering nails into my chest. I thought I was having a panic attack.  It was 4 p.m. when I finally…

KSM Guide to Sydney + Melbourne, Australia

This travel guide is for the two most populous metropolitan cities of Australia—Sydney & Melbourne. With both located on the west coast, it’ll take less than a two-hour flight to get to or from either destination. Sydney Throughout the city, you can spend a lot of time walking around admiring the beautiful architecture, and the…

Beauty habits I believe in

I never worried much about what products I used on my skin until recently… And by that, I mean until I started to notice that my so-called “happy eye wrinkles” are actual signs of aging – at the age of 24. On top of that, my dermatologist disclosed I am now undergoing “adult acne,” which…

New year, same fabulous me

Do you find yourself searching for a reset button? Perhaps you use New Year’s resolutions as a way to commit to being a better you, but quickly realize in 364 days as you’re counting down the final seconds of the year that you have fallen short? I know I do. For example, every January, I…

4 Easy Tricks to Get You Motivated for the Gym

Discipline. It sure is tough to stick to. Especially if your life is jam-packed. During the last six months, it has been unbelievably difficult motivating myself to get to the gym. I would find every excuse in the book not to go, until I woke up a week ago and realized, “Oh wow, my wedding…

The Final Fiesta: Texas Style

It has been a little over two weeks since my bride tribe and I packed our bags, put on our cacti shirts and traveled down to Austin, Texas for my #FinalFiesta. I’m pretty sure all six of us STILL daydream about the tacos. I mean, what’s not to like?! Great food. Southern hospitality. Guaranteed sunshine….

Inside the #Karolina&Co Bridal Shower

I’ve never been the type to swear by Pinterest boards and get really into themes. So when my mom came to me and suggested we do a “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” themed bridal shower, I instantly said no to the overdone idea… Even though I love Audrey Hepburn as much as any other woman. The one…

Travel Tip 101: Love the Skin You’re In

Traveling can be one of the most exhilarating experiences, but also one of the most tiring. My mentality, “I don’t know if I’ll ever get to come back to this place, so I have to make the most of it,” often puts me in positions where I am jam-packing a lot into a day. Sleep…