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5 Reasons to Travel Solo

  This post got me a spot on a local news channel! See the interview here: Tips for Traveling Solo in 2016! I don’t mind striking out on my own anywhere in the world. Notice I said “on my own” and not “alone.” No one is ever truly alone when they travel, even traveling solo. If… Continue reading 5 Reasons to Travel Solo

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What to Eat in New Orleans

It’s What I Ate Wednesday! Last year I had the pleasure of visiting New Orleans for the first time! Here’s the shake down of what I could eat in a weekend. Breakfast Beignets and cafe au lait, anyone?  The most notable cafe in town is absolutely Cafe Du Monde, right across from the iconic Jackson… Continue reading What to Eat in New Orleans

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Mr. Peabody Pembroke Gets Fresh

Originally published on 24 November 2015. Welcome to our last day in the Big Easy City! It’s a full one! First stop: Starbucks for a mug! I took the street car into town this time to save my achy little feet (that was a lot of walking the day before!) and to save time as… Continue reading Mr. Peabody Pembroke Gets Fresh

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Garden (District) Party!

Originally published on 23 November 2015. Happy Saturday from New Orleans! Turns out I had no trouble getting up that morning, thanks to being a wonderful hour behind the East Coast! I’ve never been a strong sleeper, especially not in a strange bed, so I was up before the sun and had plenty of time… Continue reading Garden (District) Party!

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Exploring the Big Easy

Originally published 22 November 2015. Greetings, my fine readers! If you see much of me on Facebook, you must have seen that I was in New Orleans, Louisiana, over the weekend. My friends Amanda and Tracey from Williamsburg were planning to be there with Amanda’s boyfriend, Thomas Jefferson (yes, it’s the truth!), and they asked… Continue reading Exploring the Big Easy