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Beautiful Blogger Award

Wow, two awards in a span of a month?  I truly feel humbled and flattered that there are so many of you out there who support and believe in what I do.  I really never expected something that I found to be fun to turn into such an amazing way to meet other bloggers and […]

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McDonalds on the Rail

    Making my way to the train station I came across a McDonalds and decided to try it.  Each country offers something a little different when it comes to McDonalds so let’s see what Italy has in store for us!

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Lunch at Toletta

Exploring Venice can really work up an appetite.  Not having a certain restaurant in mind, I stumbled upon the Toletta Snack Bar.

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Umami Burger Finally!!!

The long awaited day has miraculously arrived!  I finally got to try Umami Burger.  Gasp.  I know.  Where have I been right?  I think every single one of my friends who know me find it pretty impossible that I have yet to eat at any Umami Burger location considering what I do with food.  And […]

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Facelift

Okay, so my blog is WAY overdue for a “makeover”.  So guess what?  I started a facelift process already and wanted to let you all know that I am going to have lots of new things on my blog in the next month or two.  Please feel free to come back and look around to […]

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Brie Soup with Truffle Oil Recipe

  Gourmet ingredients like Brie, truffle oil, leeks and cream make this soup a special-occasion indulgence. Ingredients:  2 tbsp plus 1/4 lb. butter 2 finely diced leeks (whites only) 2 finely diced shallots 1 bay leaf 1 branch thyme 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup white wine 4 cups chicken stock; heated 1-1/2 cups 32% […]

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Adorable Cheese Boards

I saw these cheese boards via Joanna Goddard and knew I had to share this with you guys.  How genius is this?  I love finding really unique things like this.  Makes me all giggity!!!  ^_^ From top to Bottom: California, Texas, Michigan.  And my favorite?  of course California!!!!

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So Good I Could Eat It

This past Christmas, my cousin gave me a wonderful set of Philosophy cream, bath wash and lip gloss that I was ecstatic about.  I managed to use everything up and only have the lip gloss left!  I have always loved Philosophy products but don’t know why I haven’t tried every single one of them as […]

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BBQ in Hong Kong

I wanted to share with you what it is like to go out and BBQ in Hong Kong.  You may think it is the same everywhere but BBQing in Hong Kong is quite a unique and different experience.  Not something I do often in Hong Kong as the lifestyle there for me doesn’t allow me to […]

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General Shelf Lives For Common Items

Have you ever looked through your kitchen cabinets and wondered how long each product can last on your shelf?  Well, here is a general gauge that might help, although most packaging should have expiration dates on them. Flour unopened: up to 12 months. Opened: 6-8 months. Sugar unopened: 2 years. Sugars do not spoil but eventually may change flavor. […]

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