Happy November! (the month of gratitude)


Every November we take the time to remember and say what we’re thankful for. I was recently looking up writing prompts for November and noticed that the majority of them are on the topic of gratitude. This month I thought I would kick it off by writing what I’m grateful for. Health It took me a while to get where…

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Fall Is Here…find a festival or event to celebrate!


It’s that time of year when farmers markets reign and Autumn fests spring up almost every weekend.  There doesn’t seem to be a shortage of activities to do. Fall is the perfect time to go for a hike with friends or plan a getaway. In travel terms, it is one of the least expensive times to travel with the most…

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Houston, we have a problem… I ate way too much!


This weekend I traveled to Houston, Tx with my friend Stacy to help her with her Bridal Wars event. Although, we were there for the event, I think the real event was all the amazing food we ate! So much that I definitely overate.  Vic & Anthony’s We flew in on Saturday night and after dropping off our bags at…

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Oktoberfest: at Hunter Mountain…You might want to give it a miss.


I love Oktoberfest. I love the Ompah bands and the lederhosen. I love that people are walking around with big steins, eating pretzels or knockwurst. If that’s what you think of Oktoberfest…DON’T go to Hunter Mountain for theirs. This was such a disappointment. Every other year for Oktoberfest there has been a big tent and under the big top there…

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