Articles By: Holly C

Why Travel Makes You Care

It’s no secret that to really care about a place and to better understand people from a different culture, you have to go there. Traveling to distant lands helped me to realize that people are more alike than we are different. Whether you’re from Mongolia or Manhattan, we all have the same basic...
October 4th, 2012 | Runaway Bridesmaids | Read More

Host a Runaway Bridesmaids Happy Hour

Even if you can’t make it to the race in New York, you can still join our team and collect pledges via Crowdrise.com to be eligible for the grand prize trip to Machu Picchu in Peru! The Lost Girls will give you the tools you need to plan your own Runaway Bridesmaids fundraising happy hour in your...
June 23rd, 2012 | Parties, Festivals & Events, Volunteering & Giving Back | Read More

The Lost Girls Races: Mission Accomplished

The Lost Girls Races: Mission Accomplished
By Holly C. Corbett, LG Executive Editor Running has always been a solitary activity for me: A time to let my mind wander while moving my body. But running became a team effort when the first-ever Lost Girls Races happened last month with the Seneca 7. Seven off us handed off (well, slapped on) the bracelet...
May 31st, 2011 | Volunteering & Giving Back | Read More

The Lost Girls Races: The Seneca 7

The Lost Girls Races: The Seneca 7
By Holly C. Corbett LG Executive Editor How it all began… Travel can transform us—especially when we step outside of our comfort zone. My fellow Lost Girls (Jen and Amanda) and I volunteered in Kenya through a program called Village Volunteers during our yearlong, round-the-world trip. It was...
March 7th, 2011 | Fitness & Workouts, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Travel Philosophy, Volunteering & Giving Back | Read More

5 Romantic Adventures in the Turks and Caicos

5 Romantic Adventures in the Turks and Caicos
By Holly C. Corbett, LG Executive Editor Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway, a little adventure, or nothing but r&r, the Turks and Caicos may be your ticket to paradise. With an average of 350 days of sunshine a year, and 83 degree temperatures, the white-sand beaches and almost-hurts-your-eyes...
December 28th, 2010 | Adventure Travel, Caribbean, Couples Travel, Hotels & Resorts | Read More

The Best Holiday Travel Beauty Products

The Best Holiday Travel Beauty Products
By Holly C. Corbett, LG Executive Editor On a trip to the Turks and Caicos to escape the snow, I opted to carry my luggage onboard to avoid checked baggage fees (and the risk of lost luggage!). Whether you’re flying home for the holidays or traveling in search of some sun this season, here is a round...
December 14th, 2010 | Packing & Wardrobe, Shopping & Style, Spa & Beauty | Read More

3 Treatments For Effortless On-The-Road Beauty

3 Treatments For Effortless On-The-Road Beauty
When you’re traveling, you want to spend less time getting dressed and more time exploring your destination—but you still want to look pretty! Check out these three beauty treatments recommended by Yael Halaas M.D.; a board-certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon in New York City, to...
November 30th, 2010 | Packing & Wardrobe, Spa & Beauty | Read More

W San Diego Spa: Get A Mojito—for Your Feet

W San Diego Spa: Get A Mojito—for Your Feet
When I was in San Diego recently as the bridesmaid in a friend’s wedding, I had to wear open-toed shoes for the big day. Thanks to all the city walking that I do, my ragged feet were in desperate need of a pedicure. So I checked out the Away Spa at the W San Diego where I was staying, and discovered...
August 3rd, 2010 | California, City Travel, Food & Wine, Spa & Beauty | Read More

Beauty in the City: LG’s Favorite Beauty Experts

Beauty in the City:  LG’s Favorite Beauty Experts
It seems as though there’s a salon or spa on every street corner in New York, but not every beauty expert can deliver serious results with a healing touch. Here are three LG tested and approved connoisseurs if you want… A glowing complexion: Ask for Violanda at the new Cornelia at the Pierre Michel...
July 13th, 2010 | City Travel, New York City, Spa & Beauty | Read More

One Item I’d Never Travel Without

One Item I’d Never Travel Without
by Holly C. Corbett LG Executive Editor One of the biggest questions you’ll ask yourself before any big trip is, “What should I pack?” While what you ultimately decide to cram into your backpack or suitcase is as individually personal as your fingerprint (for example, I’ll schlep...
June 18th, 2010 | Health & Safety, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More