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Peru: Part Three

So I mentioned earlier the details of my trip are slightly out of order for ease of story telling. If you are dying to know the nitty-gritty details of my trip, let me know and I will get them to you. Anyway, this post is all about my time in Cuzco and Lima (including the […]

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Peru: Part Two

Alright, so you want to read more on my magical trip then? As promised in Part One, this post we are covering the ancient stuff, AKA Machu Picchu, and Ollantaytambo. We did some hopping around Cuzco as well, but I will save that for a bit later. Ollantaytambo If you are planning a trip to […]

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Peru: Part One

Ok, so I know it has been a while, but if you have been paying any attention to my social media, you know I have been pretty busy. If you haven’t and you want the cliff notes version of this post, go visit my Instagram and skim the pictures. For those of you who are […]

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Where I’m Writing: Il Piccolo Cafe Edition

Not unlike every other writer in America, I do the bulk on my writing at home. However, every so often I like to switch things up and get a change of scenery. This is obviously a little silly, as my laptop goes with me, and I spend the majority of my change-of-scenery time staring at […]

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Apple Cake 1/2 Recipe

So here is the thing about working off of someone else’s recipe. The idea sounds deeply romantic. Old family recipes passed down generation to generation, each woman living a different and unexpected life with this one thing in common. I mean, the idea is hallmark movie level awesome. That is until you try it. The […]

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Cooking With the Family

My grandmother was the living, breathing, incarnation of Lucille Bluth.* With one notable difference. My grandmother preferred gin. Outside of gin, my grandmother loved two things. Her pets and food (Yes, I intentionally left her children and eating off this list). Which meant that after she passed, she left a very well stocked kitchen for her […]