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A Day in Lexington

Posted by 1 year ago 3 Comments 280 views

If you follow my weight loss blog you may know I recently traveled to Kentucky to run an event. I’ve never been and I was looking forward to exploring the city even if only for a few hours. Thankfully I had a local to take advantage of. Emmie of Authentically Emmie acted as host and […]

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Jamaica to Coney Island With the Dogs

Posted by 1 year ago 1 Comments 161 views

Well, I did it. I took the dogs with me on a mini vacation to New York City. The husband and I planned to go to Brooklyn and stay the night because he was running in a 10K race through Prospect Park.  But, to stay at a dog-friendly hotel in Brooklyn would mean that I […]

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My Unexpected Arch Adventure

Posted by 2 years ago 3 Comments 266 views

I’m about to admit something that may make look like a dope but it’s the truth! I did NOT know you could go up the St. Louis Arch! Did you? No, seriously, I thought it was just a statue, like a memorial or symbol representing the “Gateway to the West.” Little did I know it […]

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Savannah Short and Sweet

Posted by 2 years ago 4 Comments 748 views
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REVIEWS

Playing at Pechanga

Posted by 2 years ago 1 Comments 1195 views

This past weekend I had a chance to stay and play at Pechanga Resort and Casino while in Temecula CA for a running event. I had NO idea what to expect. The hotel was one of a dozen or so listed on the event’s site and when I saw “casino” in the name I was […]

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GENERAL TRAVEL TOPICS

A Willful Weekend Getaway

Posted by 2 years ago 5 Comments 445 views

I’m learning something about travel. Actually, it probably relates to just life in general, but I’m going to focus on travel specifically because, well, this is a travel blog. When I was a little younger I thought a lot about what I wanted to do. I’d make lists of places I wanted to see, things […]

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Don’t Know How You Do the Voodoo That You Do

Posted by 3 years ago 5 Comments 6659 views

A couple of weeks ago Jen and I went to Portland, Oregon to investigate the home of FitBloggin’13, a conference I organize and host. Jen promised she wouldn’t check out all the touristy things since we only had 24 hours and a business meeting, but she just couldn’t help herself. I received this email just […]

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Portland: 25 Hours 25 Memories

Posted by 3 years ago 11 Comments 369 views

Jen and I are on out 4th flight in 36 hours. Saturday morning we left Baltimore and headed to Portland by way of Atlanta. We had exactly 25 hours to see as much as possible before heading back with a stop in Salt Lake City. Even with so little time and a business meeting we […]

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Labor Day Weekend at the Lake

Posted by 3 years ago 3 Comments 162 views

Have you ever heard of Lake Wallenpaupak? View Larger Map It’s a 13 mile lake located just north west of the Scranton/Wilkes Barre area in Northeastern Pennsylvania and despite growing up in Wilkes Barre, I’ve never been to this particular area of the Poconos. Did I mention my husband’s parents have a cabin there too? […]

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Weekend in Portland

Posted by 3 years ago 8 Comments 257 views

Have you ever seen that show on the travel channel with Samantha Brown? Weekend getaways? Everytime I watched that ,I have always said to myself;  “I want to do that someday……just go somewhere for the weekend!” (I secretly  just want her job.) I want to go to an airport and just say; “what is your […]

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