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  • The Reality Behind Travel

    Behind all the “grammable” moments, the gorgeous album of photos uploaded to Facebook, the amazing snaps and instastories blasted out for the world to see, the reality of traveling is a sobering one. First, let me start by stating that I recognize how lucky I am to have earned opportunities to travel and to live…

  • Doing it Live: An Impromptu Trip to the Beach

    We were seated at the kitchen table eating a delicious seafood paella, discussing potential destinations for a day trip Sunday. We could go to a big lake in Portugal and visit a few of sightly¬†villages around it. We could go to Evora, a beautiful castled city about an hour and a half away and eat…