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Capital City Living | Lancaster Day Trip

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If you travel about 30 miles from Harrisburg, you’ll come across Lancaster (pronounced as one fluid word…don’t say LAN-caster!)…Pennsylvania Dutch country and land of the Amish. Our neighbor to the east has Harrisburg beat population-wise by about 10K residents and it offers its fair share of shopping and attractions. Continue reading “Capital City Living | Lancaster Day Trip”

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Adventures | Dahntahn Pittsburgh N’at

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If you don’t speak fluent Pittsburghese like this native, the translation of the title is “downtown Pittsburgh and that,” meaning…we did a lot of fun things around the city this past weekend! In my 2016 resolutions post, I said Alex and I wanted to make a concerted effort to plan monthly date nights where we can try new food, attend events, etc. We had a slow go in January since it was just so busy, but we didn’t miss February! For Valentine’s Day, I gave Alex tickets to see an EDM DJ — Hardwell — in my hometown of Pittsburgh. I seized the opportunity to make it our February date night by planning a fun time downtown. Plus, it’s always fun to visit my Mom! Continue reading “Adventures | Dahntahn Pittsburgh N’at”

Adventures | Ghostly Gettysburg

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I am a huge history nerd and I am in awe of Gettysburg. I think it is so surreal that we live about 40 minutes away from one of the most important places in our nation’s history. I take every opportunity I have to learn more about the town and the unique treasures that makes it so special. Continue reading “Adventures | Ghostly Gettysburg”

Adventures | What’s in my bag?

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I flew to Denver, Colorado for a quick work trip this week. Each time I need to fly, I fill my “personal item” bag with virtually the same things that bring me comfort during a long trip. I thought it would be fun to share what’s in my bag when I fly! Continue reading “Adventures | What’s in my bag?”

Adventures | City of Brotherly Love

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As a Pittsburgh native, it is REALLY hard for me to admit that I enjoyed a trip to the other end of the state…just kidding, but I did absolutely love a recent trip to Philadelphia!  I enjoyed it so much that I wanted to share some details about our trip in case any of you are looking for a weekend getaway or activities in the city. Continue reading “Adventures | City of Brotherly Love”

Adventures | Fall Bucket List

I LOVE FALL! When the weather feels crisp and the leaves start to change, I can’t help but crave pumpkin-flavored foods and fall activities. To get ready for the season, Alex and I came up with the following list of autumn adventures to enjoy this year! Continue reading “Adventures | Fall Bucket List”

Adventures | Historic Smithville

If you continue to read my blog, you will learn that Ocean City, NJ is my happy place. I grew up going down the shore with family…it is a calming, relaxing place that always recharges and re-energizes me! Continue reading “Adventures | Historic Smithville”

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