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Seasonal Recipes

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Holiday Sangria

'Tis the Season for toasting! I love a holiday recipe that gets the whole house smelling wonderful.  This is definitely one of those.  A … [Read More...]

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Autumn Sangria

I can't think of a better way to kick off the Fall season than with a glass of spice infused Autumn Sangria.  My good friend, Maranda, gave … [Read More...]

Sweet Potato Muffins

Sweet Potato Muffins

The thing I love most about Fall ... well, besides the cooler weather, holidays, festivals, and everything decorated in my favorite color … [Read More...]

Travel Tips

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3 Simple Ways To Survive A Long Flight

Do long flights hold you back from booking the trip of your dreams?  They shouldn't.  I actually prefer longer flights to cross-country … [Read More...]

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A Guide To Ordering Coffee In Italy.

Coffee is pretty much  ingrained in the culture here in Italy and I've been fascinated by the different styles offered of my favorite … [Read More...]

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5 Ways To Keep Your Stuff Safe While Traveling

Previously, I wrote some tips about keeping your home safe while traveling. But, what about your stuff that you take with you on the road? … [Read More...]

Food Tours

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German Food Porn: 15 Photos That Prove It’s Not All Sausage And Beer

I have waited entirely too long to post this. As I read my notes for German travel tips and edit photos this week from my trip to Germany … [Read More...]

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Exploring Thailand’s Rice Terraces

I’ve had my fair share of rice while traveling. From arroz con pollo in the Caribbean to sweet mango sticky rice in Thailand. Curious about … [Read More...]

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A Guided Food Tour Of Orlando

Orlando might be synonymous with theme parks and franchises, but you might be surprised to find there's actually a ton of culture to be … [Read More...]