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Nest at WP24: A Spectacular LA Skyline

By on October 2, 2016 in Dining, U.S. Travel with 0 Comments
Nest at WP24: A Spectacular LA Skyline

 “Happiness is sharing good food with good friends.”   A few years ago, a friend sent me an article, 35 Most Amazing Restaurants With A View. My wanderlust gene has led me to a few of these restaurants. When I booked my trip to LA, I asked friends if they would be interested in checking out WP24 […]

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Apple Picking at Russell Orchards

By on September 18, 2016 in Massachusettes Travel with 0 Comments
Apple Picking at Russell Orchards

“Hot chocolate, apple cider, hoodies, boots, sweaters, bonfires, leaves, scarves, late nights, cuddling, football, skinny jeans, pumpkins, and crisp air. Fall.”  Warm memories fill my heart as I reminisce about apple picking with my family. We would gather all the cousins and their parents, then drive to the orchids. We spent hours tasting various apples and packing them […]

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Tzatziki

By on July 30, 2016 in Tasty Delights with 0 Comments
Tzatziki

“If you go back to the Greeks and Romans, they talk about all three – wine, food, and art – as a way of enhancing life.” – Robert Mondavi Courtesy of my mother, Callie. Ingredients: Greek yogurt Olive oil 1/2 of a cucumber 4 cloves of garlic Salt Pepper Directions: Put Greek yogurt in a bowl. […]

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Hysteria at Connors Farm: A Frightful Delight

By on July 27, 2016 in Halloween, Massachusettes Travel with 0 Comments
Hysteria at Connors Farm: A Frightful Delight

“Use your imagination not to scare yourself to death but to inspire yourself to life.” – Adele Brookman For more than a decade, I swapped my sweaters and boots for a flip flop type of life. Although the sun and surf fueled my soul, I missed the seasons and holidays. Halloween was not the same without a nip […]

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Boston: Granary Burying Ground

By on July 25, 2016 in Massachusettes Travel with 0 Comments
Boston: Granary Burying Ground

“History is not a burden on the memory but an illumination of the soul.” – Lord Acton When my friend, Elaine, and her boyfriend, Daryl, came to visit me, they wanted to explore Boston‘s history. This included checking out the graves of historical figures in Granary Burial Ground, located along the Freedom Trail.  Although I […]

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Zucchini with Bread Crumbs

By on July 22, 2016 in Tasty Delights with 0 Comments
Zucchini with Bread Crumbs

“Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie.” – Jim Davis Courtesy of my mother, Callie. Ingredients: 1 zucchini per person Italian style bread crumbs Butter Directions: Slice zucchini and put in a pan. Add butter. Add Italian-style breadcrumbs. Bake on 350 degrees until cooked (approximately 10-20 minutes). […]

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Bucket List 578: Acadia National Park, Maine

By on March 7, 2016 in Maine Travel with 2 Comments
Bucket List 578: Acadia National Park, Maine

“One day, you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the things you’ve always wanted. Do it now.” – Paulo Coelho While I lived in Florida, I heard of a little gem in the Northeast, Acadia National Park. An old roommate, Melissa, visited the national park every year with her […]

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Zinc, A Tasty Treat in New Haven

By on March 3, 2016 in Dining, U.S. Travel with 0 Comments
Zinc, A Tasty Treat in New Haven

“Sometimes a girl just needs wide open spaces.” Being on the road for work can be a combination of fun, adventure, meeting up with friends, and exhaustion. Sometimes, I stroll into my hotel late at night after grabbing a quick bite in the middle of nowhere, battling slippery roads, and/or stopping to pump gas. Today, I was on […]

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When Tragedy Hits

By on March 1, 2016 in Community and Volunteering with 2 Comments
When Tragedy Hits

“Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.” – Desmond Tutu While flipping through my Facebook feed, I was shocked to see a former classmate’s world had crumbled apart. Several friends had shared a GoFundMe page to help the Monaco family. I clicked on the link, and I […]

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Baked Kale Salad

By on January 24, 2016 in Tasty Delights with 1 Comment
Baked Kale Salad

“A recipe has no soul. You, as the cook, must bring soul to the recipe.” Ingredients: Kale Fresh basil leaves Dried cranberries Sliced almonds Pink Himalayan salt Pepper Olive Oil Balsamic vinaigrette Directions: Turn the oven on to 350 degrees. Put desired amount of kale into a pan. Add basil leaves from your basil plant. […]

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