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Paradise Point Resort San Diego
Paradise Point Resort San Diego
Paradise Point Resort San Diego

Paradise Point Resort San Diego

After many jogs while training for a Run Disney event, I finally figured it out – Paradise Point Resort in San Diego, California was named after the bird of paradise flower! Because they are everywhere. And I must be blind as a...
 
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Cromwell Las Vegas
Cromwell Las Vegas
Cromwell Las Vegas

Cromwell Hotel, Las Vegas

En route home from the ROAR Retreat in Cost Rica, I did a wee stop in Las Vegas to save one flights (which was promptly negated by my trip to the outlet mall). Wanting to try a newer boutique hotel, I picked the Cromwell Hotel ...
 
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Five tips for maximizing your AIR MILES
Five tips for maximizing your AIR MILES
Five tips for maximizing your AIR MILES

Five Tips for Maximizing your AIR MILES

The weather becomes crisp and you’ve finally finished filling out mounds of paperwork for kids’ activities and school. Photos are done, pumpkins composted and you sit down for a steaming cup of orange pekoe when it hits –...

 
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Procter Gamble Archives
Procter Gamble Archives
Procter Gamble Archives

Procter and Gamble Archives

Whenever I see Oil of Olay I think of my grandmother. Her skin was perfect and smooth and I always wanted to smell like her. During a tour of the Procter and Gamble archives I was thrown back in time as I saw the exact bottles ...
 
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12 Tips for Taking Kids to Portland Oregon
12 Tips for Taking Kids to Portland Oregon
12 Tips for Taking Kids to Portland Oregon

12 Tips for Taking Kids to Portland Oregon

Portland by train is possibly the best idea I could ever have had.  Kind-of.  Participating in the Travelocity ‘Go Seize the Summer’ challenge, I was given a credit towards travel with the family and tasked with a summer excurs...
 
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gansevoort park
gansevoort park
gansevoort park

Gansevoort Park Hotel

International Woman of Mystery: elusive and mysterious.  The goal of any urban mommy I would think.  If this is how you define yourself and insist on introducing your kids to the funky and luxurious accommodations, you must sta...

 
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Kids in Central Park
Kids in Central Park
Kids in Central Park

Kids in Central Park

Almost December and the flowers still bloom. Beds of yellow leaves cover the sheep meadow and children run through, producing whirling dervishes in their wake. It’s a blast to watch kids in Central Park on a Sunday, with ...
 
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Soniat House New Orleans

Imagine your happy place.  If you need one, check out the lounge at Soniat House New Orleans, a quaint and luxurious 30-suite hotel in the French Quarter of New Orleans frequented by Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt.  (And it’...