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Visit Augusta

Let’s get real, y’all. Like really real. That’s what this site of mine is for after all, right? When the opportunity first came across my inbox to make a trip to Augusta, Georgia I was honestly like, “I dunno.” Don’t get me wrong. I love the South, but the idea…

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CBDMEDIC

Disclosure: CBDMEDIC is sponsoring today’s post, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Thank you for continuing to support the brands that support me!  This year has seriously flown by. I can’t believe that it’s almost July, which means that the year is half way over. Honestly, I…

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Keeneland-Crafted

I always jump at the excuse to visit Keeneland in Lexington, Kentucky, and earlier this month was no exception. When the team reached out and asked if I would be interested in attending their first Keeneland-Crafted Paddock Dinner Series event I gladly accepted. If you’re not familiar with the historic…

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Stitch Fix

Stitch Fix is sponsoring today’s post, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Thank you for continuing to support the brands that support me!  Guys, I can’t believe that May is almost over! This month has flown by. It has easily been one of the busiest months,…

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Mint Juleps

Master of Mixes is sponsoring today’s post, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Thanks for continuing to support the brands that support me!  Mint Juleps. Something Louisville and the Derby are both definitely known for, but also something that locals tend to loathe. It’s safe to…

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Kentucky Derby Style Tips

America’s Best Racing is sponsoring today’s post, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Thanks for continuing to support the brands that support me!  Well, y’all – it’s officially Derby week! The city of Louisville is abuzz with the arrival of out of town guests, and the…

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Honey Lavender Iced Latte

Nespresso is sponsoring today’s blog post but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Thanks for continuing to support the brands that support me!  When I hoped off the plane after a week in Mexico, I immediately missed the warm weather and, of course, the bountiful sun. It…

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2019 Kentucky Derby Party at Rabbit Hole

There’s always one Derby party that I look forward to every year. All the major players in town pull out of all the stops once a year and compete for the best. This year’s winner? Hands down the Rabbit Hole Distillery team. They’ve teamed up with Esquire and King Sixteen,…

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Macy’s Kentucky Derby Shopping Event 2019

The Kentucky Derby is one of the few times each year that you’ll see me in a suit. While I generally dislike wearing suits, I’ve grown to love wearing them for Derby. It’s always fun to dress up and be someone different for a few days, right? If you’ve not…

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Native Deodorant

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Native. The opinions and text are all mine.  My dad and I have never really seen eye to eye on everything or agreed on much over the years. Deodorant though? Something we’ve always agreed upon. Weird, I know, but…

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Galt House Hotel, Trademark Collection by Wyndham in Louisville, Kentucky

Galt House Hotel

Trademark Collection by Wyndham is sponsoring today’s post, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own.  I’ve worked with a lot of brands over the years, but today’s partnership is something real special for me. Getting the chance to showcase a brand that has been part of Louisville’s…

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