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Peep Those Leaves: A Weekend in Vermont

  Is there anything more quintessentially fall than September through November in New England? If there is, you’re going to have to tell me about it, because I need to know. In my mind, nothing says fall like a…

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4 Reasons Why Everyone Should Travel Alone at Least Once

  Traveling alone overseas was, I think, one of the most important things I’ve ever done.   It’s hard to put into words why. I think that’s pretty common for the experiences that shape us…they’re hard to adequately describe. The…

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How to Make the Most of Your Iceland Stopover

The Land of Fire and Ice: such majestic beauty!   If there is one thing I recommend to people who are looking to travel to Europe (besides these packing hacks, of course), it is that you should look into flying through…

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Friday 5, Travel

5 Things You Have to Eat in Paris

  When you think of French food, what immediately comes to mind?   If your first reaction was to say “toast” or “fries,” please, just no.   Besides being a completely magical city in its own right, Paris is…

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A Week in a Carry-On: Putting It All Together

Alright, we’re in the homestretch. We’ve learned about planning the outfits, shedding what’s not necessary, being strategic about toiletries, and thinking through the extras.   But today is the biggie: we’re putting your outfits, toiletries, and extras all together…

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A Week in a Carry-On: Shedding

  A few trips ago, I came up with a packing strategy by accident. It happened once out of necessity…didn’t think anything of it. Then it happened again. I still didn’t think much of it until I was packing…