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Italy Day 11 – 14

I'm sorry this has been so long in between posts, but I really wanted to finish up our trip to Italy. I know that the recap isn't the most interesting for everyone, but I thought even if it helps someone who's been to Italy relive the memories for a moment it might be worth it. And I definitely did it also as a way for me to have a journal...

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Italy Day 6, 7 & 8

If you haven't gotten the hint already, we did ALOT on our trip. We didn't do a ton of relaxing, there was way too much to see. So, keeping with the theme - we headed out of Sorrento the next morning and headed to Pompeii.Day 6 - Leave Sorrento, Spend a few hours in Pompeii, Travel to Florence. We arrived in Pompeii and spent about 2 hours there. Pompeii is...

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Italy Day 3, 4, & 5

Welcome back! Hope you enjoyed the quick tour of Rome yesterday. We have a tiny bit more of Rome left, then on to the Amalfi Coast! Breathtaking I tell ya! Day 3 - Rome - travel to Amalfi Coast -- Sorento. The next morning, we headed back over to the Pantheon. We wanted to see it in the daytime, and we wanted to go inside. It was really pretty cool....

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Italy – Day 1 & 2

Buona Sera, I know it's been a while. We are officially back from Italy, although my body still feels like it might be there. Jet lag, combined with 25 straight hours of travel on the way home (after only 5 hours sleep the night before), and going straight back to work the next day does not a happy body make! Sorry it's taken me a while to get any updates...

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A Dream Come True

5 years ago, my husband bought me this as a stocking stuffer, promising me that one day he wanted to take me. (via)   After 5 years, lots of waiting, a lot of good times, a whole lot of bad times, a cross-country move, new jobs, getting out of debt, and plenty of Italian meals -   We Are Headed To Italy!! (via)   I can't wait to tell you...

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Dreaming… (and a yummy Italian salad)

I'm dreaming of Italy.... (via) Cinque Terre, the Amalfi Coast, Tuscany, so many wonderful things to see and do... (via) A cooking class, taxi rides in boats, hiking, reading, shopping, eating..... lots and lots of eating.... As the trip is getting closer (just a month away!!!), I'm getting so excited. Anyone been? Have any good recommendations of must see places or eats? In anticipation, Archie and I spent a few...

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A Vacation for the Soul

I'm a "have a few close friends" kind of girl.I think it's just my personality. My husband is the type of guy who jokes about going into a group of people and yelling out "who wants to be my friend", said with a jovial tone of voice, as in almost mocking anyone who wouldn't want to befriend him. I've somewhat tried this approach, but it ends up in me inviting...

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Staycations are Awesome

This is what I've been up to for the last few days....This is what all vacations should be like.What have you been up to for the last few days?I'll be back later this week with a new cupcake recipe.... surprise, surprise.You'll love it!

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