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How I Nearly Died in St. Croix

How I Nearly Died in St. Croix

[ 0 ] January 2, 2017 |

    End of December is not the best time to visit St. Croix. Although warm and beautiful, mighty Eurus shows his colors. The locals referred to them as the “Christmas Winds” which caused the waves to become so treacherous that snorkeling was ill-advised. The problem for us was that there wasn’t much else to […]

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9 Days of Backpacking the Utah & Arizona Slot Canyons

9 Days of Backpacking the Utah & Arizona Slot Canyons

[ 2 ] September 30, 2016 |

If you’re into space travel, you can experience the next best thing by hopping on a plane to Vegas, renting an SUV, and booking it around Utah / Arizona / Nevada.  My boyfriend and I planned a 9 day backpacking trek that covered 1200 miles of slot canyons and red mountains through this area.  It […]

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Holiday Cocktails and Sweets: Just Add a Dash of San Fran

Holiday Cocktails and Sweets: Just Add a Dash of San Fran

[ 0 ] December 16, 2013 |

The sweetest time of the year is here, and the City has no shortage of decadent holiday cheer. Here are a few of San Francisco’s must-eat holiday sweets and their homemade counterparts to inspire those near and far. If you’re in the area, make sure to grab the featured local ingredients at a nearby farmer’s […]

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A Happy Place and Happy Hour with the Original Irish Coffee

A Happy Place and Happy Hour with the Original Irish Coffee

[ 0 ] December 3, 2013 |

It started with a casual text message to a college friend who worked down at the Embarcadero. Drinks? Sure, most would kill for one after a 9 to 5, but we wanted something immortal, the San Franciscan “nectar of the gods:” the Irish Coffee over at The Buena Vista. Proudly established as the birthplace of […]

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