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2015

Travel

TOP 15 THINGS TO DO IN SAN FRANCISCO

June 10, 2015
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I recently visited San Francisco for the first time this past weekend, and I was blown away!

San Francisco, in northern California, is a city on the tip of a peninsula surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay. It’s known for its hilly landscape, year-round fog, iconic Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, and colorful Victorian houses. The Financial District’s Transamerica Pyramid is its most distinctive skyscraper. In the bay sits Alcatraz… Read more

Fashion Lifestyle

HOME DECOR: FINDING PIECES FOR THE FOCAL POINT OF A ROOM

March 2, 2015
I do not know about you, but when I decorate a room, I choose one focal point. It can be a coffee table, sofa, or in this case – a painting!

I love finding pieces that go with a focal point.  It can add tons of fun to the process!

I used this painting from Invaluable.com as my focal point. If you are interested in buying this piece, you can find it here. Invaluable is an online  auction site where you can really get the most bang for your… Read more

Lifestyle

MAY YOU HAVE A LOVELY PRESIDENT’S DAY!

February 16, 2015

Baltimore is quite cold today….like single digits cold. Lovely trips to DC have been postponed until further notice. In fact, more snow is supposed to come tonight. You can find me inside, wrapped up in a blanket, and binging on Netflix/reading a book.

No matter what the weather may be, there will never be an excuse for skipping a workout!

I did the following 4x:

  • Ran/walked up and down 8 flights of stairs.
  • 20 tricep chair dips 
  • 50 squats 

Where there’s… Read more

Blogging Lifestyle Tech Talk Tips & Tricks

WHY I LIKE TO READ YOUR BLOG

January 9, 2015

Let’s face it…blogging is not for the faint of heart. You have to blog consistently, have pretty pictures, good content, new topics, and somehow have a life (work, school, be a mom/dad, exercise, clean your house/apt, etc.)

It can be very difficult at times.

Here are some tips that I have learned from fellow bloggers.

[CLEAN LAYOUT]
Your blog layout should not be a messy clutter of posts, ads, pictures, and links. I need to have a general direction of… Read more

Disney Travel

TOP 5 PLACES TO GET COFFEE AT DISNEY WORLD

January 7, 2015

I don’t know about you, but I like to start my day with a nice cup of coffee.  I do not discriminate – for I enjoy lattes, cappuccinos, iced coffee, and hot coffee.

While visiting that happiest place on Earth, I like to continue this morning ritual at the following spots:

Kusafiri Coffee Shop & Bakery (Animal Kingdom – Africa)

Quick-service coffee shop and bakery with an outdoor counter-window at Disney's Animal Kingdom park

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Many
guests like this coffee shop because they sell “real” coffee, and a great
selection… Read more

Tips & Tricks Travel

TIPS TO REMEMBER FOR YOUR NEXT FLIGHT

January 5, 2015
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The hours leading up to a flight can be very hectic.  Chances are that you have a lot on your mind. Well, I am here to give you some motherly advice. Don’t forget that your health is very important. Refer to these tips next time you fly!

 

***Please keep in mind that the following tips are for flights lasting more than seven hours.***

1. Cleanse your face midway through the flight. Use cleansing cloths so water is not needed. Plane water is not the best … Read more

Lifestyle

TOP POSTS OF 2014

January 2, 2015

Ah, is it really the end of 2014?  Where has the time gone?

Here are my most viewed posts for this year. Enjoy.

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