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California Saltwater Taffy

A Little Travel Memory … Sampling California’s Saltwater Taffy

I’m a chocoholic. That is a fact of life I have come to accept; if there is any choice between cake, hard-candies, or really any sweet and chocolate—chocolate wins by a landslide. Now, in all that lead-up, I have to admit that I betrayed my love-affair with chocolate for the saltwater taffy of Northern California […]

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A Little Search…The Whimsy of Degas

Nearing exhaustion and having already wandered about the Metropolitan Museum of Art for hours, I finally spotted a lone Degas painting on the wall – one of his classic ballerina studies. Like a dog onto the scent I darted a quick look around the room, scanning the paintings and then moving my eyes to the […]

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Helpful advice and tips on how to vote while traveling. A Must read for all traveling Americans!

A Little Politics… How Do You Vote While Traveling?

When I decided to travel, I booked my flights on election day (whoops!). So, given that Florida has a week of early voting, I was luckily able to cast my vote at the polling place before I left. Voting early allowed me to avoid the hassle of voting from abroad. I proudly wore my “I voted” sticker all […]

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dinosaur-world-review

A Little Review… Is Dinosaur World in Tampa Worth a Visit?

I am a born and raised Floridian, and I’ve seen a whole lot of theme parks in my day. The only one in the state that I haven’t visited is surprisingly close to my hometown of Clearwater. Dinosaur World is located near Tampa, Florida, and some have called it a “slice of roadside Americana.” That is […]

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