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Crockpot Short Ribs and Sage Butter Mashed Potatoes

The temperature in DC has been below freezing for over a week, so these slow-cooked ribs really hit the spot.  They are hearty and delicious, stick-to-your-ribs filling but still fairly clean eating (well, except the potatoes). Perfect for a Sunday … Continue reading

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Riggs Library

If you’ve ever been to Georgetown, you know that the university looks like an American Hogwarts.  Healy Hall in particular has striking gothic architecture that looks like it’s straight from a J.K. Rowling novel.  The exterior is beautiful, but the … Continue reading

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Aspen

My birthday was this past Monday and to celebrate, my boyfriend treated me to a little weekend get-away in Aspen.  We drove from Boulder and the scenery along the drive was absolutely spectacular. At the lower elevations the trees still … Continue reading

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Paris

After several nights in Nice, Katie and I took a train to Paris.  I love trains, and traveling through the Provencal French countryside is about as picturesque as you can get. We arrived early afternoon and hailed an Uber to … Continue reading

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The French Riviera

I’m having one of those weeks where I keep pinching myself because life feels so surreal.  Traveling with your best friend is always fun, but when you’re her +1 on a free trip to Nice, it’s just sublime. We arrived … Continue reading

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Central Restaurante [Lima, Peru]

[Note: This post is a little out of order.  It took me a while to write, but it should have been the first one from Peru.] In most Masters programs, students write a thesis.  In my Business School program, we … Continue reading

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Machu Picchu

You know how, sometimes, you hear so much about something that when you actually see or experience it, there’s no way it can possibly live up to the hype? Well, Machu Picchu isn’t one of those things.  It’s every bit … Continue reading

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