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A Single Girl's Guide to Valentine's Day

The most important thing to know about love is that it exists and can be celebrated in many different ways. There is no copy and paste function when it comes to matters of the heart, so love will almost never look the same across different relationships. The possibilities are endless, so the last thing I want you doing in 2019 is buying into one antiquated narrative of how to celebrate love this Valentine’s Day.

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Where To Eat In DC: A Guide to My Favorite Restaurants

One of the things that blew my mind when I moved to DC back in 2016 was how impressive the restaurant scene is. Over the last two years I’ve made substantial culinary strides in the district, so today I’ll be sharing a guide to my favorite restaurants in our nation’s capital. Better grab a fork and knife!

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My Weekend In Napa Valley

Nestled in the rolling hills and meadows a few miles north of San Francisco is where you can find one of the world's premier wine regions.  If fine wine, breathtaking views, and unforgettable dining experiences peaks your interest, look no further than Napa Valley.  With over 400 wineries, 150 restaurants and endless outdoor activities to take advantage of, it's nearly impossible not to have a wonderful vacation!  I've been to Napa many times and my love for the gorgeous wine country grows exponentially each time, so you can trust me on this one.

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A Day At The Market: Planning the Perfect Picnic

I love adventures that take me to the west coast - especially San Francisco.  I've been to the Golden City many times, and each time I visit, there seems to be like more places to explore.  One thing that I love about San Francisco are the stunning views each park has to offer.  I never leave SF without making my way to the most popular park of them all - Dolores.  Grabbing treats beforehand is a must, so today I'm going to show you how I prep for the perfect picnic in any park.

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Bohemian Vibes & My Quarter-Life Crisis

Bohemianism is the practice of an unconventional lifestyle, often in the company of like-minded people and with few permanent ties.  It involves musical, artistic, literary or spiritual pursuits.

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80 Affordable Beauty Products Under $30

If you follow me on Instagram, you're probably well aware of my growing obsession with makeup and skin care.  One common misconception I've noticed around beauty is the idea that you must buy expensive products to get results.  Today I'm going to debunk that misguided notion by sharing some awesome beauty products that won't break the bank.

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Martinique Under $600

When my best friend told me she wanted to go to Martinique for her birthday, I had no idea what I was in for!  Martinique is a stunning Caribbean island full of lush mountains and steep hills.  As an overseas region of France, French influence permeates Martinique's music, language, and culture.

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Home Teeth Whitening for a Picture-Perfect Smile

This season is always full of special moments that everyone wants to capture, so being photo ready is essential.  I believe successful holiday glamour shots start and end with a flawless smile, so today I’m going to share my secret for achieving a picture-perfect smile with you!

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