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Joanna Franco

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Life Stories

Six Lessons Learned After Six Months of Being Shot

It’s official. It’s been six months since I started living life with a little extra piece inside of me, the bullet, aka Tijewky (named her – yes she’s a lady – after Tijuca, the neighborhood where the accident happened).…

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We Fly High

We Fly High to Mexico with Clayton ✈️

Welcome back to We Fly High, where I shut up, and let you, our interesting readers, do all the talking. This week, I’m excited to share a 15 year old’s story that really makes you think, wait why aren’t…

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Life Stories

A Crappy Side of Traveling

I have a theory that if you’re having a good time on your trip, the universe will do everything in its power to make coming home as crappy as possible. Sure, I was looking forward to going back to…

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Must-Haves

23 Flights That Are 40% Off (or More) This Week

Here’s the deal: We, Damon and Jo, g0t a massive spreadsheet that is somehow magically updated every few hours thanks to the geniuses at Skyscanner. We then had to learn how to speak our sixth language (spreadsheets), to see…

Motivation

We Wrote Our Very First E-Book: #Woke

If you’ve been keeping up with our blog, you might know that lil ol’ Damon and Jo try to get fancy with their words now and then. Well today, we’re taking all the thoughts up in our crazy brains…

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Life Stories Minimalism

What You Need to Survive

Once upon a time, R&B lovers far and wide belted an anthem that hit home: I’m a survivor (what?) I’m not gon’ give up (what?) I’m not gon’ stop (what?) I’m gon’ work harder (what?)” While most of the…

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Canada Travel Guides

16 Reasons to Love Montreal

There comes a time in every New Yorker’s life where they need to remove themselves from the city. As a former New Yorker, I still get itchy feet if I spend more than two weeks straight in Manhattan. It’s…

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Life Stories USA

I Love New York, I Think?

I was randomly inspired to re-watch season 1 of Sex and The city yesterday. Maybe it was partly because of my own personal “Mr. Big” love war, or because I had started getting my groove back by talking to…

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Portugal

Are We the Same Person?

When we first met on social media seven years ago, we had no idea that we’d: share a love for travel share a passion for languages share a passion for chocolate milk. Those things were soon exposed while hanging…

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Must-Haves

6 Favorite iPhone Apps | Summer 2017

Recently, I’ve noticed, I do every damn thing on my phone. I used to have an issue with squinting and typing long and elaborate emails while in motion. Back in the day, I would squirm at the fact I…

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