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Dinner & A Movie – Wimbledon, London

It’s Wimbledon time and the grass may be greener for many of the ladies players now that Serena is out of the competition. Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament around the world, dating back to 1877, and definitely my favorite of the Grand Slams. Even if you’re not into tennis, there are many things to “love-love” about Wimbledon. The traditional Pimm’s cup, tennis whites (I always enjoy seeing what Kate will wear), strawberries and cream, and the cute talented guys…

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In-Flight Reading: June 2017

We’re getting into beach read territory now that it’s summer! So I’ve pulled together a few quick, light reads for the beach or sitting out on your deck. If you’re in need of a new novel to dive into, here are my book suggestions for June. Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine I just started this book and am loving Eleanor and her brutal honesty and spot on (yet totally off) observations! According to The Guardian “…Characters aren’t goodies, baddies or…

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Italian Phrases To Know Before You Go

It’s always a good idea to learn at least a few phrases of the local language when you’re visiting a foreign country. Making an effort to speak someone’s language (even if it’s just a few words) usually goes a long way. It’s also a good idea for safety reasons if you find yourself in need of a doctor. Sometimes guidebooks can over do it with the list of words and phrases you “need” to know, so below I’ve included a…

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Summer Bucket List

Happy first day of summer! It seems like we wait all year for summer to arrive, but these few short months always fly by so quickly. They fill up with weddings, graduation parties, BBQs, and weekend trips and before you know it, you are dusting off your boots and sweaters in anticipation of fall. In order to make the most of summer, I love making a little list of things to do to make sure I’m taking full advantage of…

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Weekend Reading + Father’s Day Weekend!

Happy Weekend, Y’all! We’re celebrating my Dad today and hoping to get a shrimp boil and bike ride in if the rain holds off! Hopefully you have a nice weather wherever you are and can take some time to enjoy yourself outside. Believe it or not, next week is the first day of summer! Here are a few fun things on my radar this week: “Unputdownable books” I’ve loved Rules of Civility and What Alice Forgot and they were both…

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas – Travel Themed

There is less than a week until Father’s Day, so I’ve pulled together some travel-themed gifts to help you tell all of those wonderful guys just how much they mean to you! I’ve selected products with quick shipping (i.e. Amazon, Nordstroms, and Zappos), so if you order in the next day or so you’ll be able to get it before the weekend! For the tech-savvy Dad Wireless Headphones (affordable & waterproof) / Fidget Cube (fun gadget to relieve stress and…

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Weekend Reading + Rosé All Day

Since it’s national Rosé day, here are a few funny memes to enjoy while you sip your favorite pink wine! I know I’m always linking to James Corden’s carpool karaoke, but there have been so many good ones lately! This week he had Ed Sheeran join him (and you know how I love him!). It’s a good one–check it out here. James Corden’s celebration and message to London was very heartfelt too. The zip line at the Eiffel Tower is…

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