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    A Year In Reflection: 2018, I Love You

    As one year comes to an end, it's always a time for reflection. This is the time of year where you start seeing New Years resolutions come out (I think I read a statistic about gym membership sales skyrocketing every January) - most of them are usually around the same thing. Health, lifestyle, diet - everything in that generic box. I usually make the same sort of resolution. And I rock it for a month or so, and then I move on to something else, or reverse back out of it. This year, my resolution is to not make resolutions. This year has been one for the books, and I'm…

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    Travel Thursday: The Over-Prepared Over-Packer.

    I over-pack. I over-prepare. I am the worry-wart. The one that double checks and triple checks. But still forgets something (like my ID the weekend of my BFFs bachelorette and LUCKILY someone was leaving after me and was able to go by my house and get it – because I was 2 hours away when I realised I didn’t have it!). For this trip, I’m really preparing, although I still have this fear I’m going to forget something. I’ve created lists. Yes, that is plural. I have two lists. I have my list of items for my carry on, and I have my list of items for my checked baggage. But…