Valentine’s Day Finds

Even though I’m not the biggest fan of Valentine’s Day, it’s still fun to celebrate. Especially when all the chocolate and candy goes on sale the day after. Am I right? If you’re feeling stuck knowing what to give your Valentine or if you’re wanting to buy goodies for yourself, I have you covered. Check…

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Tips on How to be a Helpful Bridesmaid

As many of you know, I was the maid-of-honor in my sister’s wedding two years ago and now I’m so excited to be a bridesmaid for my older brother’s wedding coming up at the end of December. When my future sister in law asked me to be a bridesmaid in her wedding, I was thrilled.…

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More Than a Farmers Market

I’m so excited because it has finally gotten out of the 90s and has been in the 70s (actual fall weather). Last weekend was the start of cooler temps, which meant it was a time for a trip to get more pumpkins. I’m always a fan of stopping by pumpkin stands, but during a lazy…

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Hadrian’s Wall

A day of more exploring! Yesterday we went to Hadrian’s Wall. Emperor Hadrian of Rome had the wall built to keep out the “barbarians” also known as the Scots. Hadrian’s Wall was begun in 124 AD. 800 Roman soldiers lived in Housteads Fort along the wall to guard this part of the Roman Empire for…

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Rainy Days and British History

If only every Saturday could be like today! We started the day off with coffee and walked into town to get more coffee haha! It’s been rainy and in the 50s all day here, so it was nice to have a slow walk through town. We headed back to the house to get ready to…

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From Essex to Durham

Yesterday was a road trip day. We left Chelmsford, Essex where my brother and his fiancé live, to go to my sister and brother-in-law’s house up north in Durham, Durham. It took around 8 hours to get there, so the majority of yesterday was just consisted of riding in the car. Once we arrived to…

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