Angelica Bartolome

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14 Ways To Be A Better Spouse In 2014

As 2013 comes to a close, it's time to reflect on the past year and start thinking about how to be a better "you" in 2014. While many people are making New Year's resolutions to lose weight, get more sleep and save money, others are focusing on how they can improve the most important relationships …

Best of 2013: Reception Details

Wedding receptions come with a seemingly endless set of decisions–from the food, to the centerpieces, to the signage and more, couples can truly …

A Festival Inspired Backyard Wedding

Visra + Chris live on an amazingly beautiful property in Woodside, CA and wanted to share their love of their home and property with all their family …


Our Favorite Wedding Details from 2013

And we are back with more of our favorites from 2013! Today it’s all about our favorite decor elements. Our couples + wedding designers really …


Our Favorite Cakes + Dessert Tables from 2013

The wedding cake! Such a fun wedding element and so many lovely cakes from the past year. Whether it was one stunning cake or a dessert table with …


Your Crash Course in Diamond Engagement Rings

With proposal season quickly approaching, it’s time to educate yourself on the basics of diamond engagement rings. Whether you are considering diamond engagement ring or open to alternative engagement rings, it’s important that you know these key facts about your potential bling bling.<p><i>So here is</i> …

Our hearts are a flutter for this gorgeous bouquet and all the other beauties you can find on our round-up of the Best Wedding Bouquets of 2013: Photographer: Riverland Studios

Pasta alla Carbonara Recipe

To ensure your eggs don't separate, warm them to room temperature before you use them. I also take a further step by warming a large bowl that I use to whisk the eggs, cheese, and pepper together. To warm the empty bowl, simply set it over your pasta pot as the water is boiling. You want the bowl …

Tokyo Ramen Street's Rokurinsha Makes A Mean Bowl of Tsukemen Noodles

The last time I was in Tokyo, I didn't make it to Rokurinsha, one of Tokyo Ramen Street's most popular restaurants, which is known for its tsukemen, or dipping noodles. This time, however, I vowed not to be denied, and arrived before noon to make sure of it.<p>By 11am, the line was already wrapped …

tying knots!

Simple Springtime Dishes

Raspberry White Chocolate Scones

Afternoon Tea

Deep Dish Banoffee Pie

Things have been quiet around here this week, but my hands have been busy with new opportunities and happy things on the horizon. There's also been …

Chocolate Pudding


Ooey Gooey Goodness

February 18, 2013<p>S’mores Brownies.<p>Chocolate, graham crackers and marshmallows all baked up in a fudgy, gooey brownie. What could be better?<p>It’s like …


Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies {Gluten-Free}

Nutella Swirled Banana Bread


Double Chocolate Muffins

The Emperor's New Cakes

Once upon a time, in the sprinkle-coated lands of the Cakey Kingdom, a mysterious stranger came to town. The stranger was peddling a wondrous new …

What’s your idea of the perfect vacation? Do you prefer to escape from the rest of the world, or would you rather immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and tastes of another culture?

What I’ll miss about Europe, and what I won’t

<b>Greetings with two kisses</b><br>In most of Southern Europe, it’s customary to introduce yourself with a kiss on each cheek. It’s expected amongst women and …

The 10 cheapest cities in the world, 2013

When I was in Nicaragua in 2011, I had a friend who was renting a room with her boyfriend in Managua. They each paid $25 per month for rent. The bus …

Mount Everest

The Cliffs of Moher in Ireland. Photo by MatadorU Director of Filmmaking SporlederArt, from 'The ultimate Ireland road trip, in pictures.' More photos here:

7 dream trips on 7 continents

We can’t all be Charles Veley, “the world’s most traveled man,” but for travelers planning their next journey, G Adventures is ready to help. Based …

Eastern Europe

Top 10 European travel destinations for 2013

Size isn’t everything: Europe is just one quarter the size of Asia, one third the size of Africa, but its pull for travellers is unmatched around the world. If you’re exploring Europe this year – or just dreaming about it – some destinations are bound to come to mind: East London with its shiny …

Only have a limited time in Paris? Make an effort to see these five sights before you leave:

SMAK Fast Food

Open three weeks ago near Coal Harbour, downtown Vancouver now has a new option for gluten-free goodness: <b>SMAK Fast Food</b>. The menu is locally-sourced, …

The Dockside Restaurant

A hub for British Columbian food, culture and art, Vancouver’s Granville Island is a popular destination among locals and tourists alike. With stores …

22 Of The Coolest Places To Get Married In America

It's never too soon to find the wedding venue of your dreams.

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