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Myrtle Beach-Part II

Myrtle Beach-Part II

Here is Part II of my Myrtle Beach girls’ weekend recap. (Find Part I here). Our first stop on Saturday morning was at the House of Blues, which was located right next door to the resort at which we stayed. [source] The House of Blues features a really affordable brunch buffet on Saturday mornings, with … Continue reading

Myrtle Beach–Part I

Myrtle Beach–Part I

Well hello there! Long time no see. What have you been up to? I just returned from an extended weekend getaway in Myrtle Beach. With dreams of escaping the gray and gloom that is Michigan in March, Five Cent Femme and I flew to South Carolina for a three-day weekend. Yep – Girls’ Weekend! Unfortunately … Continue reading

Europe 2013: Day 8: Charming Český Krumlov

Europe 2013: Day 8: Charming Český Krumlov

I don’t know about you guys, but I have been experiencing some pretty heavy duty travel lust this week. As someone who truly dislikes winter, January is the hardest time of year for me. At least in December we have the holidays to look forward to. In February there is my birthday, Valentine’s Day, the … Continue reading

Weekend in Chicago

Weekend in Chicago

Yesterday I returned from a fabulous weekend in Chicago! Here are some of the highlights. Happy Hour at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar. $6 Manhattans! Baked Brie appetizer at Fleming’s. Cheeseburger Friday! This prime burger with cheese, bacon, and fries was $6. SIX DOLLARS. So yum. Drinks at Castle in River North. Kind of … Continue reading

Europe 2013: Day 6, Part I-Prague Castle

Europe 2013: Day 6, Part I-Prague Castle

Today I am back with another installment in my “Europe 2013” series. I have really been relishing in writing one of these posts every week or two. This week’s installment brings us to Day 6 of our five-year wedding anniversary trip to the Czech Republic. On the morning of our sixth day, after breakfast at … Continue reading

Europe 2013: Day 5, Part II-Kutná Hora

Europe 2013: Day 5, Part II-Kutná Hora

In honor of the first day of October, today I have some bone-chilling pictures to share! Many are not food-related. Though I primarily consider this to be a food blog, my second favorite blog topic is travel. I hope you guys like hearing about my travel adventures as well. (In fact, there is a link … Continue reading

Europe 2013: Day 5, Part I-Vyšehrad

Europe 2013: Day 5, Part I-Vyšehrad

On our fifth day of our trip to the Czech Republic, we found ourselves with a free morning. Needing to be back in central Prague by early afternoon for the departure of our half-day excursion out of town, we thought a morning in Vyšehrad perfectly fit the bill. Prague has a fairly easy-to-use, well-connected metro … Continue reading