Travel

Hello from Japan

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Here I am sitting on the famous Japanese bullet train (Shinkansen). Just a few weeks ago, I was at home thinking about what exciting things waited for me in this country. Tuesday will conclude two […]

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A week in Italy: Rome and Venice

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Find History and Romance Here Update— I have extra printed postcards from this trip, let me know if you’d like one. When we booked the trip, I did what I always do: looked for sample […]

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A week in Italy: Frescoes in Florence

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Art is the soul of Florence That’s what stayed with me after a spontaneous trip to Italy. Since we work for ourselves, my husband and I take advantage of lulls in our schedule to travel. For […]

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A winter escape to Turks and Caicos

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It’s freezing in the Northeast and a lot of people are cranky. My area could get another foot of snow this week. There’s no denying that this winter is brutal. One of my favorite posts […]

Life, Travel

What are your vacation moments?

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Whenever it starts getting cold and the holiday season approaches, I start thinking about what has been going on in my life. The New Year is on my mind. One of the big changes in […]

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Packing problems

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Caïn by Henri Vidal thinking about the TSA. Fun fact about me: Going on vacation stresses me out. From the process of packing to getting to the airport and getting to the destination is usually a […]

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A week in Chi-town

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Chicago is a fun city to visit when the weather’s nice and you’re ready for an adventure. I attended a beautiful wedding in Bloomingdale, Ill. (late September 2013), and then took the train into downtown […]

Life, Travel

London, UK

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I wander thro’ each charter’d street,Near where the charter’d Thames does flow,And mark in every face I meetMarks of weakness, marks of woe. I’m sitting in a dorm room and I just saw a boy […]

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Around The World in a Daydream

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I have been sitting here all day and pretending that it’s still summer. From my window, the weather is beautiful and there is a nice breeze. Jack Johnson strumming and singing in the background really […]