Favorite Foods of Amsterdam

Amsterdam is one of the cleanest, most efficient cities that I have ever visited. Andrew and I were there for 3 days we did not set a foot in one single art museum….I know right. How could we not see the Dutch Masters in person?!?!?! We were having too much fun enjoying the food, the […]

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48 Hours in Dublin

Back in April, Andrew and I tried out my flight benefits on an international flight. I’ve wanted to go to Ireland for awhile so it was a no brainer that our first nonrev trip abroad would be to Dublin. We flew out on a Monday(arriving Tuesday) and flew back on Thursday, it was a quick […]

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In Bruges

Bruges is a beautiful city; the winding streets, charming buildings and abundant canals really do seem like something out of a fairy tale.  Here are some things that we did while in Bruges. Stroll Along the Many Canals Bruges is sometimes referred to as the Venice of the north. The medieval city is filled with […]

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24 Hours in NYC

You know those t-shirts that say I heart NY? I feel like they were more popular in the 1980s and 90s , in fact I didn’t see one vender selling them on the streets when Andrew and I were there last weekend. Well I used to have one, I made my parents buy me one […]

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Start Spreading the News….

We did it! We went on our first “nonrev” trip! I have been officially working for the airline for a month so that means that I am able to start my adventures. Andrew and I wanted to do something small for our first trip, just to see how this whole standby thing works, and settled […]

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Let the Adventures Begin!

A woman that I work with at my school has been traveling a lot lately. She’s been to Portugal, Ireland, Disney World and is planning her next adventure now. I don’t need to tell anyone that teachers do not make oodles of money,when Andrew and I have planned trips we really needed to plan, like […]

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Up, Up and Away

I just had the BEST weekend! Andrew and I finally went on our hot air balloon ride and it was amazing! I have wanted to go up, up and away for as long as I can remember, and Andrew gave me tickets for a ride last Christmas. So, after many cancelations due to weather we […]

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Lovely Lausanne

In April 2016 Andrew and I embarked on an epic road trip through France and into Switzerland. We had an amazing time and you can check out my posts about Paris here and here and Gruyere. Our first stop in Switzerland was Lausanne. I honestly didn’t know much about Lausanne but Andrew had heard that […]

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Fall Favorites

Happy Fall! As much as I love Maine summers, fall is by far my favorite season. I love the cozy sweaters, crisp air and the vibrant colors of the changing trees. Maine is not lacking in wonderful fall things to do, here are some of my favorite activities.   Take a Walk in the Woods […]

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Ooh la la Crêpes!

Oh my goodness, there is a new  crêperie in town and it is delicious! When we stayed in Brittany last year I was kind of obsessed with the crêpes there and whenever we needed to grab a quick bite…crêpes s’il vous plait! Below are the savory crêpes or galettes that Andrew and I ate in France.  He […]

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Maine Staycation

One of the perks of being a teacher is the time off that we have! The past couple of Aprils, Andrew and I have gone to Europe, but between bachelorette parties, weddings and visits with friends out of state we decided that we didn’t need to go abroad this year *sigh*. I made the best […]

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We Were Staying in Paris…part deux

When we stayed in Paris in April 2015 we really fell in love with France, especially our neighborhood and apartment in Montmartre. Here are a few more of our favorites and tips for a trip to the City of Lights. Drink with the locals at Le Super Coin Andrew is a major beer guy. We […]

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