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Sleep vs. Sightseeing

Posted by 3 weeks ago 3 Comments 636 views

We were in Denver last week to host the annual FitBloggin‘ conference, and after 5 days of being cooped up in a hotel we had a decision to make: Sleep or Sightsee? Jen: Last Sunday in Denver was beautiful! Sunny skies, great views of the mountains, but all I wanted to do was sleep. I was working […]

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GENERAL TRAVEL TOPICS

10 Surprise Travel Tips from the BlogHer Expo

Posted by 2 years ago 8 Comments 1189 views

As we strolled through the BlogHer Conference Expo, Jen and I couldn’t help but gravitate towards the vendors that had travel-friendly products. Booth to booth we’d look at each other and say, “Genius” or “We could totally use this at the beach next year!” So we decided to gather a list of our favorites. 1. […]

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Preparing for Portland

Posted by 2 years ago 2 Comments 33428 views

On Tuesday I’m headed back to the West Coast to host FitBloggin’, a health and wellness bloggers conference I started in 2010. Even though this travel is the farthest thing from a vacation you can get   —  I easily pull 17-hour days during conference week — I’m still excited. Honestly, I LOVE every minute […]

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Thai, Toothpicks, and The Tower in Toronto

Posted by 2 years ago 4 Comments 4763 views

As I lay on the bed in a tiny hostel room in Toronto, my head is spinning with tidbits of information I learned during the TBEX conference and memories of another amazing trip I’ve taken solo. Don’t get me wrong, I love to travel with friends and family, but boy is there something about spending […]

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GENERAL TRAVEL TOPICS

Voluntourism?? Who knew.

Posted by 3 years ago 2 Comments 10275 views

This term is defined as a : Voluntourism: the practice of taking a holiday which combines leisure and sightseeing with the opportunity to work for a charity or other worthwhile cause. www.voluntourism.org I think when we go on a vacation, especially to another county, we ALL think about this but do we ever DO IT ? […]

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Nighttime New York Camera Play

Posted by 3 years ago 5 Comments 1146 views

Tonight we strolled through the streets of New York on a hunt for Dylan’s Candy Bar. It was a nice excuse to leave the hotel after a long conference day. Here’s some shots I took along the way. Tomorrow I hope to make it to MoMA.

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Solo in Central Park

Posted by 3 years ago 3 Comments 329 views

Instead of taking a nap, I decided to walk .  I realized that I have been to New York MANY times and have never walked through Central Park…weird.  So….when I looked at the hotel window and saw trees, I decided this was going to be my afternoon adventure.  It could not take me more then […]

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Hibernating at the Sushi Den!

Posted by 3 years ago 4 Comments 478 views

Walked two blocks , made a right and saw this sushi place that Roni and I decided to try.  It was literally four blocks from the Hilton and was a “local” place.  We definately are not the FORMAL type. The menu was fairly normal with the california roll, spicy tuna rolls, and even a crunchy […]

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