Travel Guide: Dingle, Ireland Day Trip

This past summer, we spent 2 weeks in Ireland exploring as much of the country as we could. We were based in Killarney, a small town on the West Coast. Since Ireland is such a small country, we were able to do several day trips and see most of the sights. One of my favorite trips was

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Traditional Afternoon Tea at Ashford Castle

One of the many highlights of our recent trip to Ireland was having Traditional Afternoon Tea at Ashford Castle. Ashford Castle dates back to 1228 in County Mayo, about 30-45 minutes outside of Galway. I had heard about Ashford Castle in a blog post on Gal Meets Glam & convinced Kyle to spend one of our

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The Indianapolis Zoo

This weekend we went with my parents to the Indianapolis Zoo. It was Kyle’s first time there (and Aidan’s of course), and has been almost a decade since the last time I went. After living in Lincoln Park & being frequent Lincoln Park Zoo visitors (I mean, it’s a FREE zoo!), Kyle & I have

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The Dancing Donut

 One of my favorite cupcake shops in Indianapolis is the Flying Cupcake. When I was at Butler, I was a frequent visitor of their N. Illinois location. The red velvet Elvis was my go-to, although they are all really fantastic. Since then, they’ve expanded out to Carmel and down to Mass Ave and everywhere in

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Open Society Public House

As most of you know, I just joined a running group in Indy that meets on Saturdays. This was the first “official” start to marathon training for the group as they look ahead to the Monumental Marathon this November. My marathon isn’t until December, but I’m staying up with this group to hopefully get in

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Boston Day Trip – The Beehive

This past weekend, my husband & I went to Boston to see a good friend get married. In order to maximize our time, get the best price, and only stay one night away from the baby we took a 7AM flight (that required a 4:30AM wake up call…) to land in Boston at 9AM. The

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Thunderbird Indy & My Restaurant Bucket List

The Indy food scene has improved with new restaurants popping up all over the place. With recommendations from friends & co-workers, and a little digging on my own, I’ve created a Indianapolis restaurant bucket list – with a goal to complete this initial list by the end of summer!!! I called one of my friends,

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