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Italy Highlight: The Food

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Before I share sightseeing highlights from our adventures in Rome, Cinque Terre, and Florence, I first wanted to share some photos of the food! As you guys know, Italy is famous for food, and our trip’s eats definitely lived up to the hype. Florence won out for best food and restaurants, but there were gems everywhere we went. Here are some of Continue Reading …

That Time in Italy When a 4 Mile Run Turned Into a 4 Hour Run

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While Matt and I were in Italy I took a much needed break from my computer, but I had fun sharing camera phone pictures every once in awhile on my Instagram page. One of those photos was this one, with the caption: “Yesterday a group of us went running in the Italian countryside, got super lost and made it 12 miles instead of 4. Hard to be upset Continue Reading …

Elle & Rob’s Italian Wedding Weekend!

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Hello, my friends – welcome to the first of many Italian adventures recaps! I thought I’d start with the end of our trip and the reason that we were in Italy in the first place – my grad school friend Elle’s wedding! Elle and Rob’s wedding was held in Morruzze, a tiny Italian town in the Umbrian countryside about 2 hours from Rome. Continue Reading …

Adventures in Pittsburgh

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Hello, friends! I hope you all had fun weekends. I spent mine in Pittsburgh! As you guys know, Matt is from Pittsburgh and his parents still live there. We hadn’t been up since Christmas so we decided it would be fun to pay the city a visit when the weather was nicer! We had a lovely weekend. Here are some of the highlights. :) Continue Reading …

Santa Monica Adventures Continued: Jamba Juice FiTrends Expo & Meeting Venus Williams!

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Hello from the air on the way back to D.C.! I had such a great time in California the past couple days – I was sorry to say goodbye this morning! Yesterday was busy but really fun. I started my day with a little work on my laptop (yay for being on east coast time!), then headed to Urth Caffé to meet my college friend Christie for breakfast! Continue Reading …

Adventures in Santa Monica, Day 1

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Hello from Santa Monica, California! As I mentioned, I’m here for a fitness event today with Jamba Juice! I’m really excited – it sounds like it will be a really cool event (disclaimer: they covered my travel/lodging costs for the trip). I can’t wait to share the details and a recap tomorrow! But until then, follow me on Twitter (we’ll Continue Reading …

Weekend Ski Trip Adventures

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Good morning! I had such a great weekend – as I mentioned, Matt and I headed up to Pennsylvania to go skiing with our friends John, Erin, Jack, and Megan. It was a blast – a great mix of relaxing and outdoorsy adventure, and it was great to have some quality friend time, too. Helmets are so fashionable. Continue Reading …

Florida Adventures + Harry Potter World!

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Man, winter in Florida is awesome. On Saturday before Meghann’s wedding, Matt and I originally talked about hitting up the Kennedy Space Center, but unfortunately realized we didn’t have enough time – apparently it’s an all day thing and we only had a few hours. So instead, we explored the nearby area! It was a beautiful day so it ended Continue Reading …