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    7 Foods That Taste Much Better Than They Sound

7 Foods That Taste Much Better Than They Sound

October 25, 2016

in strange food

World cuisine is certainly a mixed bag. While foods like steak and chips are loved the world over, other offerings are a little more niche. Today, let’s take a look at seven foods which sound gut-wrenching at first, but are, in reality, rather scrumptious. 1. Mula de Nopal – Mexico (Source) Kicking off the list […]

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How to Stay Fit on a Trip to Vegas

October 11, 2016

in fitness, health, vacation, Vegas, work

Vegas is an indulgent place. I’ve been to Sin City four times, and two were for work purposes. Going for business can sometimes be even harder than going for pleasure if you want to maintain a healthy diet—conference meals are usually heavy, and drinks are aplenty and often free. On my most recent short trip in May for […]

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6 of My Grown-up Goals

October 6, 2016

in goals. writing, personal, reflection

In two months, I’ll turn 35. It’s not a milestone age like 25 or 30 or 40. But yet, it stills feels like something. It feels like I’m really, really an adult now. And part of that is because I have a 9-to-5 job where I manage someone, a husband and a kid, in addition […]

View of Baltimore Harbor from Fells Point

36 Hours in Baltimore

September 7, 2016

in Baltimore, family travel, road trip

I always say that one of the many benefits of being from and living on the East Coast is the close proximity to a number of major cities. I grew up less than 90 minutes from both New York City and Philadelphia. Boston was about five hours north and Baltimore three hours south, with Washington […]