So You Wanna Stay In A Castle, Eh?

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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It’s always exciting when a bucket list item can be checked off your list, exceeding the expectations you’ve set in your mind. Somewhere on my list (ahem, #72) was…

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New Yorker Moments: Snapshots From Sarajevo

Thursday, September 4, 2014
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I’ve just returned from my trip to Sarajevo, Bosnia!  While it wasn’t the first time I’ve been there (once before in 2012 for a solo trip), it was…

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Suck At 2nd Languages? Me Too, But There’s Hope…!

Friday, August 15, 2014
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I’ve been kicking my language learning into overdrive this summer.  We’re going to the motherland (i.e. Bosnia) next week, and there’s nothing quite so inspiring to get past…

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5 Ways To Explore Las Vegas Off The Strip

Wednesday, August 6, 2014
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{that time I won 10 cents} My hubby and I love Vegas.  Love, love, love.  And not for the traditional reasons, either.  We don’t gamble (well, maybe ONE…

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Top 5 Vacation Essentials

Friday, August 1, 2014
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I’m leaving this weekend for vacation, yay!  Heading down south to visit my family in Virginia and North Carolina for 2 weeks, and then the hubby and I…

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Wanderlust Wednesday: Travel Traditions

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
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Over dinner the other night we were talking about travel traditions.  You know…a little ritual or thing you do in every place you travel to.  I find these…

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My Bermudaful Vacation

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
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Guys: I discovered a place where it’s a constant 75 degrees and less flight time than Florida!  (Ok, Jess, you didn’t discover per say, but we’ll just play…

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Street Eats In Bangkok, Thailand

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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When people ask what the most memorable thing we did in Bangkok was, the first thing out of my mouth is, “Drink coffee from a food truck in…

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24 Hours In Hawley, Pennsylvania

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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Living in NYC, it may come as a shock to you that I have a serious thing for small towns.  The barista at the (one) local coffee shop…

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My Perfect Winter Getaway: Reykjavik, Iceland (Who Knew?!)

Wednesday, March 19, 2014
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After such an unexpected, bitterly cold NYC winter, I was much looking forward to leaving my beloved, albeit frozen, big apple for a few days.  Who wasn’t stir…

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