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Living Murals + Vertical Gardens: Surrounded By Beauty

Vertical gardens decorate Mexico City–but they do more than provide decoration and dot the landscape, they are cleaning the air too. In a city synonymous with pollution, vertical gardens double as visual architecture. After my visit to Tori Tori last … Continue reading

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#HappyMemorialDay: Sharing the Story of the Candy Bombers!

The military has had an incredible impact on my life. Not too long ago, my husband was a soldier and I was an Army wife. Reflecting back, while those days were difficult, they were also some of our best. And … Continue reading

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Secrets of the In-N-Out Experience

When travel plans take me to California, there’s always one “must-visit” place on any itinerary: In-N-Out Burger.  The tasty burgers are cooked fresh to order. The restaurant is a regional chain, with no location further than a day’s drive from … Continue reading

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San Miguel Designs: Buying Something Beautiful + Supporting the Abrazos Seamstresses!

  *Update: Imagine my surprise when, a month later, I found a story on this company in the New York Times!! You heard it here first! Patrice Wynne is a combination of warmth and whimsy. I first saw her designs … Continue reading

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