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West Coast Bound + A Tasty Lunch or Dinner Idea

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Hi friends! I’m west coast bound this morning – headed out to San Diego to have a mini-reunion with a few of my grad school friends! I had a 4:30 a.m. wake up call – oof – but it will be worth it to get out there at a decent hour. I’m now in Houston on a layover – next stop, California! In other news, can summer last forever? It was a beautiful Continue Reading …

4th of July Weekend Adventures

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Hello my friends! I hope you all had great weekends – and for my American readers, great long weekends for the 4th of July holiday! (Also – how about that Women’s World Cup?! :) ) We watched the fireworks from a friend’s roof deck in Adams Morgan this year. Beautiful as always – my camera phone didn’t do it justice. As for the rest of the Continue Reading …

Trying Something New: SUP Yoga at Key Bridge Boathouse!

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On Monday night, I finally tried something I’ve been wanting to try for a really long time: SUP Yoga! It’s exactly what it sounds like: yoga… but on a Stand Up Paddleboard. Cool, right?! I saw awhile ago that Key Bridge Boathouse offers SUP Yoga classes a couple days a week for $35 a pop – pricey, but I decided it was worth it. My friends Continue Reading …

Weekend Adventures + FlyWheel Dupont Review

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Hey friends! How were your weekends? We had our friends Sarah and Matt and their little boy here visiting, so we got in a lot of fun social time. Their son is almost 3 and SO cute and energetic. It was cool seeing DC through his eyes. :) We were busy having lots of adventures – a big BBQ at a friend’s place on Friday night and dinner out with Continue Reading …

Recent Adventures in Philadelphia, DC, and Pittsburgh!

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Hi friends – and Merry Christmas Eve for those who celebrate it! Just popping in to share some recent adventures. I’m glad you enjoyed the guest posts over the past two days (4 Myths About Going Gluten Free and How to Use Essential Oils for Health, in case you missed them)! Going back to Friday, I spent the day in Philadelphia with my college BFFs Continue Reading …

Birthday Weekend Adventures

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Hi friends – thank you so much for all the sweet birthday wishes on Instagram and Twitter yesterday! I had a wonderful weekend – after so much traveling lately it was so nice to be home and to spend a lot of time with Matt. :) On Friday night, Matt and I had a fun date night! I wore my obnoxiously bright red pants for the occasion – they Continue Reading …

Beach Week Adventures Finale

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Man, is it Monday already? I can’t believe how quickly our annual family and friend beach vacation in the Outer Banks went by! Wishing I were back here right now: Thank you for all your book recommendations, by the way! I ended up purchasing 3 to enjoy over the next couple months: Outlander (I started reading this on the beach and it’s SO GOOD Continue Reading …

July 4th Weekend Highlights

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What a fun weekend! DC had gorgeous weather (which is VERY unusual for 4th of July – it’s usually brutally hot) and Matt and I took full advantage. On Friday morning, I got in a nice run – 5 super hilly miles – and then Matt and I parked ourselves at our apartment pool for the day. That evening, we watched the DC Fireworks via kayak with my Continue Reading …