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Everything I Ate In Paris

July 9, 2014
Where to Eat in Paris. The BEST off-the-beaten-path restaurants. Guaranteed you'll find a hidden gem! #travel #paris #france

If you’re planning a trip to Paris and looking for restaurant recommendations, here’s our review for some great, off-the-beaten path restaurants with amazing food. Be sure to check out our Scotland Restaurant Reviews and London Restaurant Reviews, too! And don’t miss this post for some fun cupcakes in Paris! Le Petit Cler 29 Rue Cler […]

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Everything I Ate In London

June 10, 2014
Where to Eat in London. The BEST off-the-beaten-path restaurants. Guaranteed you'll find a hidden gem! #travel #london #uk

If you’re planning a trip to London and looking for restaurant recommendations, here’s our review of everywhere and everything we ate in London. Below are pictures and reviews of what we loved, what we didn’t love, and a few off-the-beaten-path restaurants you’ll want to seek out! And just in case you missed it, here’s our […]

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Bakery Hopping in London

June 3, 2014
Leadenhall Market AKA the film location for Diagon Alley in the Harry Potter Movies. Tips for Planning a London Vacation. www.kevinandamanda.com. #travel #london #england

Our last day in London was a slow, quiet Monday morning. We started out with breakfast at Duck and Waffle on the 40th floor of the Heron Tower. This was our breakfast view! There were incredible panoramic views of London from every angle. I could not stop staring. Can you see the London Tower Bridge […]

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Shopping & Sight-Seeing in London

May 29, 2014
French Macarons Fortnum & Mason. Tips for Planning a London Vacation. www.kevinandamanda.com. #travel #london #england

Sunday morning, our third day in London, was also the day of the London Marathon! We had no idea the marathon would be going on while we were there, and I was worried at first about getting around with all the traffic/barricades from the marathon. But as it turned out, the marathon basically just followed […]

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Weekend In Seaside, Part 2

May 18, 2014
Swimming Pool clear water in Seaside, Florida. #travel #florida #beach #30A

Welcome to Part 2 of our Girls Weekend Getaway to Seaside! Here’s Part 1 if you missed it. :) On Saturday morning we started our day with breakfast at Pickles. This is the cutest little diner right on the beach and right next door to our cottage! You guys. This french toast. We were all […]

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Weekend In Seaside

May 15, 2014
Tips for Planning a Weekend Getaway in Seaside, Forida #Florida #Travel #30A

Maria, Ali, Shelly, Heidi, Jenny, Amanda, Gina Hi friends! I am interrupting the Scotland / London / Paris posts really quick to bring you some fun photos from the beach! :) A few weekends ago I met up with some girlfriends in Seaside, Florida for a quick girlfriend getaway. I drove down from Alabama, and […]

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Everything I Ate In Scotland

May 8, 2014
Where to Eat in Scotland! Restaurant tips, what to order, and the BEST thing I ate in Scotland!! A must-see if you are a foodie planning a trip to Scotland! Tips for Traveling to Scotland from www.kevinandamanda.com.

If you’re planning a trip to Scotland and looking for restaurant recommendations, here’s an overview of everywhere and everything I ate in Scotland! :) The River House Inverness, Scotland Our very first meal in Scotland was at The River House restaurant in Inverness, located right on the water. This was a very small restaurant with […]

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Weekend Getaway in Kohler, Wisconsin

November 21, 2013
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Ali, Heidi, Sandy, Sommer, Dara, Amy, Me A few weeks ago I spent four days in the gorgeous little town of Kohler, Wisconsin with some sweet girlfriends. It was my first time to visit Kohler, and I had no idea what to expect, but I fell so much in love with this cozy little village […]

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Girls Day in NYC

October 8, 2013
Chocolate Chunk Cookie from Sugar and Plumm in NYC

After Kevin headed back home, I still had a few more days to myself in NYC before the Hellmann’s 100th Birthday Party. My sweet blogging buds Shelly and Shaina joined me, and at the last minute we found out our other friend Jessica was going to be in NYC too! :) We met up for […]

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The Treat House, NYC

October 1, 2013
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My friend Shelly told me about this fun new dessert shop in NYC called the Treat House. They specialize in Rice Krispy Treats and offer over a dozen varieties of gourmet mini Rice Krispy treats! Kevin loves Rice Krispy treats, so I knew we had to check this place out. We stopped by first thing one […]

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Two Quick Days in NYC

September 30, 2013
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Last weekend Kevin and I spent a few quick days in NYC together. We had so much fun this trip! Whenever we travel together, I usually pick where we eat, and he picks what we do. It works out great! :) He always does his research and finds the neatest things for us to do. […]

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Where to Eat in Cape San Blas

September 20, 2013
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Cape San Blas is very secluded. It’s definitely not your typical commercialized beach town. There are no high rise condominiums, we didn’t see any parasailing or jet skiing on the beach, and the streets weren’t lined with restaurants, putt putt courses or go karts tracks. There was a small selection of restaurants in the nearby […]

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Weekend in Chicago, BlogHer 2013 — Part 2

August 2, 2013
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Check out Part 1 of my Weekend in Chicago, BlogHer 2013 recap if you missed it! :) Welcome back!! :) So when I last left off, I was telling you how Friday night in Chicago was one of the highlights of the trip. We had dinner in the private upstairs kitchen of Little Goat Diner, […]

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Weekend in Chicago, BlogHer 2013

August 1, 2013
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What a seriously fun-filled whirlwind this past weekend in Chicago was! I was there with some sweet foodie friends for the annual BlogHer conference. I was also speaking at the conference teaching a DSLR photography class! I’ve been going to the BlogHer conference every year since 2010 (In New York 2010, San Diego 2011, and […]

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BlogHer Food Conference, Austin, Texas — Part 2

June 12, 2013
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Welcome to Part 2 of the BlogHer Food 2013 recap from Austin, TX! :) Here’s Part 1 if you missed it. So after lunch with Michael Angelo’s on Saturday, Maria, Jenny, and I stopped by the conference and they were making freshly spun cherry-flavored cotton candy! Fun! I haven’t had cotton candy in years, lol! That […]

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Weekend in Austin

June 11, 2013
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What a blast this past weekend in Austin was! The annual BlogHer Food blogging conference was in Austin, Texas, this year, and this weekend fabulous foodies from all over were in attendance. It’s in a different city every year, and when they announced Austin as the destination for 2013 I was so excited for the […]

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Weekend at Disney and the Food Blog Forum Conference

May 24, 2013
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Left to right: Rachel, Gina, Megan, Meagan, Carla, Erin, Julie, Me, Jenny, Katrina, Tina and Sommer. Last weekend was such a wonderful whirlwind of friends, blogging, food, and fun at the Walt Disney World resort in Orlando Florida. I had not been to Disney since 5th grade, so it was so fun experiencing the magic all […]

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Seaside, Florida

May 15, 2013
WIN a perfect beach weekend in Seaside, Florida!!! #giveaway

The iconic Seaside beach community in South Walton, Florida has always been a place I’ve dreamed of visiting. I was so excited to get the chance to go for the first time last weekend. I love the idea of living in a small neighborhood and walking to everything. We got a taste of that in […]

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Girls Week in California with Jenny

May 10, 2013
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As it turns out, Kevin happened to be traveling for work the week after The Big Traveling Potluck conference. And since I was already in California anyway… ;) I decided to stay and play an extra week while he was out of town too! :) If you follow me on Instagram, you saw some of […]

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Asheville Waterfalls

April 24, 2013
Triple Falls in Dupont State Forest, near Asheville, NC. One of the filming locations for the Hunger Games!

Eight years ago, on our third anniversary, Kevin and I spent four days vacationing in Brevard, North Carolina. Brevard is a gorgeous, lusciously green, quiet town just outside of Asheville, located right in the heart of Dupont State Forest and Pisgah National Forest. We love hiking, woods, trails, being outdoors, picnic lunches, and especially waterfalls, […]

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