Just a Traveling Queen who still reads Word Up! Magazine.
Hi, I’m Trina. Previously a mortgage loan originator, I have been a full-time freelance writer and journalist since 2020. When I’m not scribbling, I love spending time with my Labrador Retriever, McCoy, eating the best cuisine a city has to offer, traveling, cooking, crafting, and all of the other basic bish things you can think of.
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Freelance Writer. Musician. Traveler. Optimistcally-hilarious.
From the blog
Introduction: There are two types of people in this world: those who pack their suitcase a few days before their trip and those who pack at the very last minute. I’m the latter. Laying down the groundwork for travel outfits a mere 12 hours before jet-set is stressful enough for the Fashionista. I’d argue thatContinue reading “One bag travel tips: a packing checklist for the minimalist traveler”
Introduction: Best travel handbags + backpacks + luggage for the fashionable gypsy There are few essentials that I need when going on an adventure, and after writing my blog post, “Travel size beauty products I geek out on,” I thought it was important to create a list of the best travel handbags for women. AfterContinue reading “Best travel handbags for the traveling gypsy”
Introduction: Day trips from Phoenix to beat the heat I swear to Cher ………… if I ever hear someone who has never visited Arizona in the summer try to justify the blaze by saying, “It’s a dry heat though,” …..I may lose my freakin’ marbles. With sizzlin’ temperatures that make it possible to fry anContinue reading “Day trips from Phoenix to beat the heat”