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Ski Trip Packing List

It’s officially ski season! Packing for a ski trip can be a bit of a challenge — trying to fit your bulky ski clothes and stylish apres ski outfits all into one bag. But no need to fret. We’ve made a simple ski trip packing list for a 5-7 day vacation! SHOES: Booties Boots Moccasins… Read More >

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Where Should You Go This Summer?

Where should you go this summer? Are your summer vacation plans still up in there air? Do you want to plan a last minute getaway? Use our handy decision map to select your summer destination. And after you have discovered your location, contact a Brownell Advisor to customize your trip just how you want it!… Read More >

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The Ranch Malibu: Part III

For the final section of Troy Haas’ three-part post on The Ranch Malibu, he shares his takeaways from his experience.(See Part I here and Part II here.) Takeaways Most significant, I found that eating better is not a hippie/Spartan/tasteless endeavor. Substituting light red wine vinegar for Italian dressing is no sacrifice. Having a few more… Read More >

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The Ranch Malibu: Part II

In the second part of Troy Haas’ post about The Ranch Malibu, he delves deeper into his ranch experience. From the food to the exercise to the accommodations,Troy gives insider info that is a must read for those wanting to visit The Ranch. (You can read Part I here!) Overall ambiance From the time I… Read More >

The Ranch Malibu: Part I

Brownell CEO and President Troy Haas recently returned from a week at The Ranch Malibu. He shares his amazing experience in a three part post. In Part I below, he gives background on the Ranch and answers why people go.  I am just home from a very powerful week at The Ranch Malibu. This was… Read More >

    • Hawaiian {Humpday} Brownell’s  @haas .troy and his wife  @anndhaas  are just back from exploring The Big Island
    • Name you favorite hotel bathroom of all time. This stunner is from the Capella Hanoi in remarkable North Vietnam. One of our favorite destinations.
    • Today and every day we believe in women and the wonderful gifts they provide the  #internationalwomensday 
    • Celebrating St Paddy’s Day the best way we know how. How are you celebrating?
    • Lakefront Luxury Is not an urban myth. It is alive and well with a heaping helping of Southern Hospitality at Ritz-Carlton Reynolds Lake Oconee. TY