Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Road Trip Essentials + A Giveaway!

I'm going to New Orleans this weekend! I'm so excited to fulfill a decade-long wish to see the city, roam its streets, listen to its music and taste its cuisine. We're taking a fun road trip there, so I compiled a list of my car-ride necessities. What do you pack in your purse for travel?




  • Face wipes. Sometimes you just need to feel refreshed, and a wet wipe helps immensely! 
  • Colgate Wisps. These are a must for me as an Invisalign wearer. I like to brush my teeth on the go after meals and snacks.
  • Not Your Mother's Clean Freak dry shampoo (or any dry shampoo). Again, when you feel gross, you need a little pick-me-up (for your hair).
  • Reusable water bottle. I absolutely hate waste and having to buy bottled water. I hope to be able to refill one bottle the entire way.
  • Vaseline Lip Therapy. I've been using this for a few weeks now and it's saved my lips during the winter.
  • Way Better Snacks. I received my first bag from Influenster as part of the Cheers Vox Box, and I plan to continue eating these as a healthier alternative to my go-to, which has been Doritos. ...
To pass the time, I plan to journal, brainstorm blog ideas, writing down goals and make plans in a notebook. I love and believe in journaling so much that I'm giving away a blank (not lined) softcover Denik journal (see below)! I found this lovely pink watercolor map notebook recently and fell in love. It was designed by Meera Lee Patel, a watercolor artist whose work I adore. Plus, what's a road trip without multiple coffee pit stops? The raffle prize also includes a $20 Starbucks gift card. Enter to win below! The winner will be announced next week. Be sure to include your email in the comment if you want to enter that way.

Denik watercolor map notebook
Photo by Denik.com


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P.S. I'm linking up with the Blush Blonde and Fairy Princess Diaries as part of Tutu Tuesdays!

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