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A Paris All Your Own
France Life Stories

The Stupid Little Things About Paris

There’s no other city that gets me in the heart like Paris. Not that Paris gets me – it’s probably one of the last cities that gets me. I clash daily with servers and store clerks, I ask myself…

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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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Life Stories

7 Minimalist Laptop Extensions You Need

You’ve been on your laptop for what, like an hour now? Two? Ten minutes? The point is: we all spend so much time on our laptops and iPhones that we might as well make the experience as enjoyable and…

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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…

how to survive
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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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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Life Stories

I Fought With My Best Friends on Vacation

Just like in the Sex and the City series, I have my three best girlfriends, only we’re a lot less vanilla. Don’t get me wrong, I loved the six season phenomenon that included Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte, and Miranda. In…

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Life Stories Motivation

Dear Solo Travel

To: Solo Travel. From: One of your biggest admirers. My dear old friend, it’s been far too long since we’ve gotten together. You know, distance makes the heart grow fonder, and I felt fondness the minute I landed in…

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England Life Stories

The London Diaries: Day Six

Please let this London Diary distract me from my present moment. So here’s what’s happening: Me. Car 6, Seat 67. Stinking up the Eurostar. Not only am I committing a major travel foul by eating a smelly egg and…

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