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Where to Eat in Indianapolis that isn't too Loud or Crowded

When I was trying to figure out where to eat in Indianapolis, I took a chance. On a not-so-unusual 80°F October day, I find myself staring at an …

James Beard

The Craftsman by Two Brothers Menu: Downtown Naperville Restaurants

I’m a firm believer that obstacles and delays are put in our way in order to reveal what God really has planned for us. Sometimes, these are big …

Texas

Where to Day Spa Chicago: The Best Self-Care Spots to Treat Yourself

These days, we are all so busy with work and never ending to-do lists that it can be easy to forget that we need to take care of ourselves sometimes. …

Skin Care

Things to do in Chicago (and nearby) this Month: May

Now that the weather is getting nicer and the days are getting longer, there is much more to do in Chicago and the Midwest this month. While this is …

One day in Ahmedabad - tips on things to do

So, it seems my practice of one day trips is proving to be successful. Of course, a city like Ahmedabad has much more things to offer than can be …

The Most Instagrammable River North Chicago Bars

It has been a few years since I spent a considerable amount of time in River North. It’s a pretty trendy area of Chicago and oftentimes, it’s a …

Lunch Near Me Under $10 in DuPage County, Illinois

I have such lunch envy for my friends that live in Chicago. Even though I live in Chicago, I’ve spent twelve years with the dreaded reverse commute. …

Blue and White Outfits for Spring (Please Get Warmer!)

The 15 best coffee shops in London

BAR ITALIA, SOHO<p>This is as close as London gets to a true-blue Italian coffee experience. Family-run since 1949, it serves rocket-fuel espresso and …

Want to Save Money at Restaurants? Bring Your Own Wine in Chicago!

I’ll admit it: I enjoy a nice glass of wine or two when I’m out to dinner. In the past, I used to only drink wine when I went out to a restaurant …

Five Practical Tips for Visiting Lisbon, Portugal by a Travel Blogger

It seems like U.S. tourists discovered Po​​rtugal in the last few years. No matter what social media platform you use, you probably saw an explosion …

From 3 miles away, Patrick Reed's family wept as they watched him win the Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Patrick Reed's father was crying on the phone. I was crying on the phone. We both had good reasons.<p>Bill Reed's son had just won the …

Fun Things to do in Chicago This Month: April (and May Previews!)

It may not feel like it, but April is here. There are so many things to do in Chicago and the suburbs this month. Unfortunately, I’ve come down with …

The most epic views of the Grand Canyon South Rim

Table of Contents<p>This post is also available in: Italiano (Italian)<p>Recognized as one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon …

National Parks

Springtime kid friendly hikes in Washington State: perfect PNW outdoors

As the snow stops falling up in the mountains we start to get excited about hiking. There are so many easy, kid friendly hikes in Washington, so …

Camden Markets: London - almost the oldest and definitely one of the best!

Visiting the Camden Markets<p>Both sides of the Regents Canal were humming, with people quite literally flowing over into the water. Legs dangling from …

How to Choose the Right Viking River Cruise in Europe

For an unforgettable immersive and intimate travel experience, river cruising is hard to beat. River cruises don’t just take you into a country but …

Eating in El Salvador - Food, Wine, Beer, Travel

While we were in El Salvador working on the house, the church had local ladies that cooked for us. Honestly we did not have a bad meal. The church …

Abandoned Places Near Me | Abandoned Places to Explore

I had never had an interest in finding abandoned places to explore near me, but perhaps it’s because there weren’t very many abandoned buildings near …

The Best Wedding Hotel Block of Hotels Near McCormick Place Chicago

People visiting Chicago for a convention will most likely choose hotels near McCormick Place Chicago. If you are attending a conference or …

Do You Have Good Kosher Wine to Serve for Passover?

Do you have any idea what some of the best kosher wine is? Before I started researching it, I had no clue. I am a Christian woman, but I grew up with …

What to do When your Church Wedding Gets Canceled

Eddie proposed to me last summer. With all the craziness from the days leading up to the proposal, I was eager to get to the courthouse and make this …

Wisconsin Bachelorette Party Pics: A Girls Getaway Package in Kohler, WI

I really did not intend on having a bachelorette party. Eddie and I are saving up for a home and I took a ton of days off last quarter taking care of …

Can I Please Put My Faux Fur Winter Coat Away?

In the course of five minutes today, it downpoured, snowed, and hailed. I had no idea this kind of crazy weather was coming, but it reminded me of …

Solo Dining in Amsterdam: Where to go Dining Alone

<i>This post contains affiliate links.</i><p>When I visited Amsterdam, it was my first solo trip abroad. For solo trips, I tend to stay in hotels rather than …

Food & Dining

Bridal Shower Looks

Real talk: I spent about three hours at the mall near my office looking for a dress for my upcoming bridal shower. Some of them were too expensive, …

Fun Things to Do in Chicago this Month: March 2018

Finally March! The days are getting longer and my mood has been much better as a result. I think I’ve been in hibernation mode, trying to preserve my …

How to Prepare for Travel to India for the First Time

How to Prepare to Travel to India for the First Time I’m leaving for my first trip to India and in a lot of ways ...The post How to Prepare for …