what are some unexpected summer hostess gifts
in Fabulous Finds, That's Life

6 Unexpected Summer Hostess Gifts They’ll Love

With summer here, I’m sure you’ll be invited to a few parties, which means you need to bring along a hostess gift. Instead of the usual bottle of wine or flowers, think a bit outside of the box and ┬ábring something unexpected. Think what you would love to have, but never buy for yourself or something you could really use. Plus, you don’t have to…

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what are fabulous finds for summer fun I should know about
in Fabulous Finds

Fabulous Finds for Summer Fun

I can’t believe how fast this summer is going by! And for some reason, I feel I haven’t participated in much summer fun yet. All I can say is…It’s time for that to change! Armed with these fabulous finds for summer fun, I’m ready to take full advantage of the hot sunny days and the warm nights during what’s left of summer. LifeDoneWell has affiliate…

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what are some not to miss restaurants in raleigh
in North America, Restaurants, Travel Done Well

7 Not to Miss Restaurants in Raleigh NC

It was my first visit to Raleigh, but it was immediately obvious what a young, vibrant city it is. So many neighborhoods have or are currently undoing gentrification. As a result, there are restaurants everywhere. One street, Glenwood Avenue, was literally blocks of one restaurant after another. That said, we do have a few favorites worth sharing. If you are visiting from out of town,…

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what are some summer activities in deer valley to know about
in North America, Travel Done Well

And You Thought Deer Valley Utah Was Just For Skiing

We’ve been to Deer Valley, Utah, on many occasions, but only to ski. And while it’s our go-to winter vacation, everyone who lives there always tells us, “If you love Deer Valley in the winter, you have to come back in the summer.” So, when it came time to pick a spot to celebrate my husband’s birthday, guess what was my first choice? And, oh,…

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what are some products for pets you'll love
in Fabulous Finds, Pets

Fabulous Finds: Products for Pets You’ll Love and So Will They

We here at LifeDoneWell love our pets and treat them like our kids. As such, you can imagine they’re pretty spoiled! Which means we are always on the lookout for products that make their lives happier and healthier. We think we’ve found a few you’ll love and of course, so will they. There are many more, but here are a few of our favorites. Fabulous…

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what are some cool things to do in Raleigh
in North America, Travel Done Well

There’s No Shortage of Cool Things to Do in Raleigh

North Carolina is not a state I’ve spent much time visiting, except for Asheville. So, when I found out I would be spending 4 days in Raleigh, I was not sure what to expect. Well, what a pleasant surprise to find a clean, young, and vibrant city filled with gentrified areas, tons of restaurants, and culture to spare. And I also found there was no…

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are there gorgeous flowers at the new york botanical gardens
in North America, Travel Done Well

Perfect Combination: New York Botanical Gardens, Georgia O’Keefe, and Hawaii

The New York Botanical Gardens is a must visit for anyone who either lives in or finds themselves visiting the New York area. It’s one of those places that you can visit multiple times because the character of the gardens changes with the season and the exhibits. Which begs the question for me…Why did it take me 20 years of living here to get there?…

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franz josef glacier on new Zealand's rugged west coast
in International, Travel Done Well

5 Breathtaking Sites on New Zealand’s Rugged West Coast

When there’s really only one place left in the world that you want to see before you die, you better believe your expectations are REALLY high… That place for me was New Zealand (notice I say was) and I honestly don’t know why. For years, I’ve had this notion that I simply had to see it AND go bungie jumping. In my mind, I’ve pictured…

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what are some fabulous mother's day finds for the lifedonewell mom
in Fabulous Finds

Fabulous Mother’s Day Finds For the LifeDoneWell Mom

Yes, it’s that time of the year…Time to show appreciation and a little “gift” love for the women in our lives. Naturally, this week we’re focused on Fabulous Mother’s Day Finds to give you a few ideas to show that LifeDoneWell special mom just how much she means to you… Mariamor Jewelry I talked about Mariamor Jewelry in one of the other Fabulous Finds editions,…

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is there a wide range of activities on small ship cruises
in Cruises, International, Travel Done Well

Could Small Ship Cruises Become Your Favorite Way to Vacation?

Imagine being so close to a humpbacked whale you could literally touch him, but don’t… Imagine being in your kayak within feet of an iceberg when it breaches… Then, imagine having a world renowned National Geographic photographer giving you photography lessons in the Antarctic… If you’ve ever thought about going on a cruise, but were scared off by being on board with 3,000 fellow passengers,…

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