Monthly Archives: October 2012

Maui: Day 1

We are not morning people, but our first morning in Hawaii we were up and out the door by 10:00. I’d found the latest snorkeling tour on the island, and we had to be there by 11:15 (most depart around … Continue reading

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Confession time: I don’t like vegetables. Or at least, I don’t like a lot of vegetables. Carrots, peas, green beans, cauliflower, and sweet potato are just a few things on my yuck list. But there’s one oddball exception: Brussels sprouts. … Continue reading

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Orlando: An Insider’s Guide

Since I’m off galavanting across Maui, I’ve asked my pal Stephanie (from Twenty-Something Blog) to step in for a day.  So she’s here to dish about the best things to do in her hometown of Orlando- wait ’til you hear … Continue reading

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Triple Chocolate Cookies

If you are not a choclaholic, then you might as well just keep on scrolling because there is nothing for you to see here. Still with me? Today, we will be freebasing chocolate.  Just kidding.  But this might be the … Continue reading

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Wilson Creek

This past weekend about a dozen of my friends and I piled into a party bus and headed to wine country. We drank and chatted and a little over an hour later, we pulled up to Wilson Creek Vineyard in Temecula.  Gorgeous, … Continue reading

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Way Out West

The southern California landscape still feels very novel and exotic to me.  Even though I visit the ranch to ride my horse several times a week, I’m consistently awed by its beauty.  Here are some pictures I snapped there today.

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I’ve been an instagramming machine.  Here are some snapshots from a trip to the zoo, a few nights at home alone, some time spent at the ranch, and the other miscellaneous things I’ve been doing lately.

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