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Our Trip to Italy: Pisa

One some list, the Leaning Tower of Pisa is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. I was super excited that we were able to take a half day trip from Florence to Pisa to see it. It’s about a hour train ride and another half hour walk from the train station. The walk from the train station is…

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Our Trip to Italy: Florence

Our second destination in Italy was Florence. It’s about and hour and a half train ride from Rome. We had quite a walk from the train station to our hotel with our backpacks. It was a nice walk since we were able to see things along the way. Here are some of the places we visited while in Florence. This…

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Our Trip to Italy: Rome

Another day in Rome means more sightseeing. So much history in Rome alone. We took the train from our hotel to see the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. It’s for tourist and there’s a reason for it. Expect to spend a few hours here. Make sure you book tickets in advance or be prepare for more waiting in line.…

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Our Trip to Italy: Vatican City

One of the places that I’ve always wanted to go is Italy. There’s so much history there. We were only able to spend a few days in each city but there were so many more places that we couldn’t visit. ¬†After our first night there, we headed to Vatican City. It is highly recommended that you make reservations or else…

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DIY S’mores Kit for Co-workers

It’s that time of the year again. What do you get your co-workers? I’m a big believer in making gifts for my co-workers. Whether they like it or not might be another question. I made these smores kit for my co-workers for Christmas. Everything you need to have a cozy night in with some smores after dinner. It can be…

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Kale Chips

I was never a fan of kale. And I must say that I still am not. The only way that I will eat kale is if they taste like chips. My husband is really into eating healthy and working out. That is how it all started. I don’t like the taste of kale when it is juiced with different veggies…

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Baby Diaper Cake

This couple that I know was having a baby girl. The buzz for diaper cake has passed but it’s still a great gift. Off to Target for diapers and fabric store we go. First I made a diaper cake. You can find many different ways to make a diaper cake online. After I was done with the diaper cake, I…

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Baby Girl Headbands

One of my good friend from college is having a baby girl. I introduced her to my co-worker and I’m super happy that it worked out for the two of them. I completely missed the baby shower but it’s never to late to give a gift. I made them a few things. One, actually a few headbands. I sure hope…

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Bacon Wrapped Chicken Drumstick

It’s hard coming home from a full day of work and having to make dinner. We are try to have short cuts. I like baking. You leave it in the oven and you are done. As I was making dinner tonight for my husband, I noticed some bacon laying in the fridge. Hmm… I wonder if it’s good wrapped around…

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Pink Paper Wreath

There has been a lot of buzz on the internet about paper wreath. I’ve made one over two years ago but decided to make another one for a bridal shower. This time I dyed the pages from a book pink. It has a rustic look to it. This is how it came out. It’s a fun project you can work…

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