5 financial tips I’m glad I knew in my 20s

Because my dad is a financial advisor, I’ve been hearing about financial planning since I was a kid.  For instance, there’s a very distinct memory of road-tripping from Pennsylvania in a car without AC while my father explained the difference between a Roth and traditional IRA.  I think I was about 12. Now in my…


Why hello there! Long time no post, and, more accurately, long time no verbal post!  Let’s chat a little bit about what’s been going on… Fiance and I visited our first wedding venue. We also decided that this is THE venue. Surprise visit to my parents to celebrate my mother’s birthday. Fiance and I began…

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Temple of Vesta, Roman Forum.  Rome, Italy (July 2013)

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Red flowers, mossy rooftops, and the Siena Duomo.  Siena, Italy (March 2014)

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Orange flamingo bicycle in Sarasota, Florida (December 2016)

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The mountains beyond Lake Zurich.  Zurich, Switzerland (April 2016).

The City So Nice They Named It Twice

How many songs can you think of about New York City? I counted 6 off the top of my head, and I’m sure I could name dozens more if I put the old noggin to it. The weekend of January 13 marked my fiancé’s first trip the the Big Apple. We had Carnegie Hall concert…