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Wine Country Trip – IV

September 6, 2014
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IV of water definitely necessary! Ha! Our final day in wine country was bittersweet. We were all starting to feel quite overindulgent, but we wanted to live up our final hours! We had a low-key breakfast of toast, almond butter, fruit and hydrating coconut water before setting off for the day. Also 2 of the […]

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Wine Country Trip – III

September 5, 2014
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Saturday was our biggest day – we had arranged for a driver! Throughout the trip we each took a shift as designated driver, but we wanted one full day when we could all fully participate and plan our most exciting adventure. We used Woody’s Wine Tours, and Dean was our driver. He was loads of […]

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Wine Country Trip – II

September 4, 2014
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Our second day in Sonoma started very early – East Coast time early. So we went running. We covered about 4 miles all around the town. The houses in Sonoma are just stunning. Cute, perfectly manicured cottages! I want to retire there! After showers, we made a fancy breakfast to fuel us through the day. […]

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Wine Country Trip – I

September 3, 2014
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You may have gotten wine wind that we were in Sonoma last week! We spent our honeymoon in Sonoma in 2007 and came back for an anniversary trip in 2010. Matt and I have been planning a return trip for 2 years and 9 months. We always hoped that when Mazen was old enough to […]

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Summer’s Last Hurrah–Part II

August 15, 2014
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Good morning! This place is just so beautiful. We are lucky to be able to be here! We have also been very lucky with the weather. It has been flawless! On Wednesday we woke up and had breakfast first thing. Great Harvest Pecan Swirl, eggs and lots of watermelon. Then we went for a family […]

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Summer’s Last Hurrah–Part I

August 14, 2014
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Mazen and I are on the lovely Bald Head Island with my parents for a short week. We are soaking up every last drop of summer fun! We don’t often get to come to Bald Head in the prime season, but we’re renting a family friend’s 3 bedroom house, and it was the perfect late […]

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A Visit To The Hershey Company

July 25, 2014
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As you may know from my Instagram feed, I spent Monday and Tuesday in Pennsylvania visiting The Hershey Company! I am a food ambassador for Hershey this year, and couldn’t be more excited to celebrate one of the world’s greatest sources of antioxidants: chocolate! A piece of chocolate after a meal is my all-time favorite […]

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