Holiday Getaway + the Surprising Power of a Surprise!
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A Holiday Getaway We seem to have a number of family birthdays mixed in among the holidays. Though Scott’s birthday was a couple of days after Thanksgiving he suggested we celebrate on the holiday since we had a family dinner … Want More?

A Chic Afternoon at Le Sirenuse Hotel + Guest Blogging with Style Maniac!
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We leave the seductive, photogenic Amalfi Coast with one last peek; a chic afternoon on the terrace at the luxurious Le Sirenuse Hotel. The iconic hotel, with stunning views of the Tyrrhenian Sea, has launched a thousand fantasies, mine included. Who can … Want More?

Boating to the Dreamy Isle of Capri
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The Dreamy Isle of Capri I have daydreamed of Capri. Cerulean blue waters, pastel buildings, brilliant hues of bougainvillea and windswept trees gracing the terraced landscape.  The lemon-scent mingling with fragrant notes of wild rose and sea air. I could feel the … Want More?

Day Tripping on the Amalfi Coast [Amalfi + Ravello]
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The Amalfi Coast The Amalfi Coast is famous for being one of the most scenic places in the world. The roadways of the Amalfi Coast, though incredibly picturesque, can also be treacherous. The center line is more of a suggestion … Want More?

Date Night: Dinner High on the Mountainside in Positano
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Our new Italian friend and driver, Davide, recommended a family run trattoria for dinner “high on the mountainside” above Positano.  He knew we would love it. We agreed and Davide made all the arrangements. A van filled with several other … Want More?

Getaway to Positano, Amalfi Coast, Italy
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Getaway to Positano  Positano possesses a kind of magic that is difficult to put into words. It’s a kaleidoscope of the quality of light, the pastel hues, the vibrant bougainvillea, and the winding, terraced streets with pastel villas hanging off the … Want More?

Afternoon in Positano
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Afternoon in Positano It’s a sunny afternoon in Positano and there are delights to discover around every corner. How about we walk down to the promenade for some people watching, a bite of lunch, and to take in the views? I … Want More?

The Fascinating Thing About Travel
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The fascinating thing about long distance travel is how you can pack a bag, cue up in line, enter a veritable cylinder for a ride in the sky and hours later the door opens to an entirely different world. The language, the architecture, … Want More?

Prepping for a European Getaway
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A European Getaway I have had this view of Positano in my mind’s eye for over a year now. In fact, the Amalfi Coast of Italy has been at the top of my travel bucket list for several years. I … Want More?

A Jazzy Weekend in Napa Valley
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Jazzy Weekend in Wine Country I was recently invited to attend Brian Culbertson’s Jazz Getaway in Napa Valley so naturally Scott and I decided to make a quick weekend out of it. Wine country is beautiful every season, yet this … Want More?

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