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    In My Carry On

    In My Carry On|Mexico

      I love warm destinations because packing is always light. Throw some sundresses and a bikini in a bag, add some sunglasses, and you’re set. Here’s what I brought for a five-day trip through…

    September 22, 2015
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    Five Days in Baja, Mexico

    My brothers and I embarked on a sibling road trip last month, starting in Joshua Tree, then heading to Mexico for five days. We drove our first rental car from Joshua Tree to San…

    September 20, 2015
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    WCW | Hillary Dixon of Style In a Small Town

    Hillary Dixon of Style In a Small Town shows readers how to stay fashionable and worldly on a budget.   Hillary Dixon grew up in Northwestern Illinois, dreaming of big cities and following fashion…

    September 16, 2015
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    Travel Tips

    Surviving Joshua Tree in August

    Almost every year around late August, my family packs into the car and embarks on a road trip. We go camping or hang out at Bethany Beach, and we bond over crab cakes and boardwalk fries.…

    September 15, 2015
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    Iceland Travel Tips

    No matter how much research you do, you can never know everything about a destination until you arrive. I can’t tell you how many times in Iceland my travel partners and I said “I”m…

    September 9, 2015
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    In My Carry On Travel Tips

    In My Carry On | Iceland

    I love packing. Most people dread it, but researching what’s needed for certain destinations and planning outfits gets me excited for the trip ahead. I also have a weakness for anything travel or trial sized, and…

    September 9, 2015
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    Stories Travel Tips

    Two Weeks in Iceland

    Iceland has been on my list for awhile, so I jumped at the chance when one of my best friends from college invited me on a last minute trip. She and I studied abroad…

    September 8, 2015
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    Coffee Monday Food Travel Tips

    Coffee Monday: Reykjavik Roasters

    Follow my blog with Bloglovin Before arriving in Iceland, I was excited to read about its “famed coffee culture” and “vibrant coffee scene” in numerous blogs. Arriving though, my hopes for charming cafes and the scent…

    August 3, 2015
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    Things I Love Travel Tips

    Louisville Love

    Last weekend, I took off on a short visit to Louisville, Kentucky. I was looking forward to the trip, but was surprised how quickly I fell for the city. From the extremely friendly people (I’ve never…

    July 14, 2015