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5 Travel Bloggers I Love

Checking your bank account is the most surefire way of getting a reality check—especially as a student.  We all have dreams to seek new adventures, to travel the world, to check one more thing off that bucket list.  Or heck, even just to do some "much-needed" online shopping.  But these aspirations often remind us where… Continue reading 5 Travel Bloggers I Love

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Versatile Blogger Award

Versatility is something I always strive for, and in a culture that moves three billion miles per minute, it’s essential that we wear many hats.  In life, that may mean doing more than just your 9-5 job.  When it comes to blogging, it usually means writing, editing, photo-taking and designing.  It can be a lot of… Continue reading Versatile Blogger Award

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Liebster Award

I have this dream of wearing a beautiful ball gown, strutting my stuff into a big fancy room and naturally, I'd be receiving an award, right?!  I may never get a nomination for an Oscar, Emmy or Golden Globe because heaven knows I hit my peak starring in the 6th grade musical.  BUT there are… Continue reading Liebster Award

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5 Things I Didn’t Know Before Starting A Travel Blog

Two whole years.  I still can’t believe I started my WordPress blog two years ago on December 1.  No, I haven’t sold all my possessions (which would really only be a phone and a laptop) or stormed out of my 9-5 office job to travel the world, but I have learned a thing or two… Continue reading 5 Things I Didn’t Know Before Starting A Travel Blog

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7 Gift Ideas for the Traveler

Eep!  Christmas is just around the corner, and I cannot wait to make Muddie Buddies, watch Elf and Eloise at Christmastime and find the perfect gifts for family and friends.  While I do love scouring the Internet and aisles of Target to find presents for the gal pals and sibs, it’s really tough when you have NO… Continue reading 7 Gift Ideas for the Traveler

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4 Lessons I Learned from Travel

I don't know many people who never dream of escaping to the beach or cuddling up with a good book in the mountains every once in awhile.  The jury’s out: vacation is fun.  Duh.  And even though most of us have had the opportunity to get out and see some part of the world (even if it’s… Continue reading 4 Lessons I Learned from Travel

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Why A Picture is Worth a Thousand Lies

I can’t think of many people who hate the holidays, but I know almost no one who enjoyed taking the family Christmas card.  Ever.  Just one more, kids.  Here, let me just lick my finger and get that random smudge off your face (#ew).  JUST SIT STILL ALREADY AND LOOK LIKE YOU LOVE EACH OTHER. … Continue reading Why A Picture is Worth a Thousand Lies