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Travel Tips From a Gypsy Soul- Part Two- While There and the Return

Travel Tips From a Gypsy Soul- Part Two- While There and the Return

So you’ve packed, locked up the home, and made all your connections for a well-deserved break.  There’s not too much advice needed other than have fun and enjoy yourself, but even as I’m writing this I know that isn’t true. Upon arrival: If you have taken a plane or train to your main destination, but still need to use an Uber or taxi to get to your final stop, I recommend having the address pre-written down on a note card with the name (if it has one) and the address to be able to hand to your driver.  Make sure...

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Words to Live By

Words to Live By

Hi everyone! We have a guest co-writer on our blog today, one of our regular models, Kristin.  We are currently in route to Duluth to witness a close friends wedding and we couldn't be more excited!!! But as we sit here we cant help but think about why we were also together just one week before.  One week ago Kristin and her husband lost a dear family friend far too young. These types of situations always reminds us that life truly is short. But the passing of Tony not only reminded us that you don't know what tomorrow will bring, but he...

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Thank you to our models 2.0

Thank you to our models 2.0

We really can't thank our models enough...as many of you know our models are good friends and family. How did we get to be so lucky to surround ourselves with such pretty ladies? We ask ourselves that the same thing every day and each time we look at our photo shoot pictures.  5 and 11 want to thank all our models who not only take the time out of their busy schedule to model for us but also agree to wear whatever we put them in without any complaining, even if it’s not something they would gravitate towards. We love...

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Christmas in July

Christmas in July

Growing up my parents always made Christmas special, all sorts of traditions sprinkled throughout the season and our in-laws are no different, so as a young adult I began very early on to prepare for traditions of our own.  So much so, that when my husband and I lived in the Netherlands, years before kids, we bought two sets of wooden shoes so our theoretical children would have them to set out our door on Sinter Claus Day. Now that I am a mom, I really do love these traditions and memories I am making with my children, but I...

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Travel Tips From a Gypsy Soul- Part One- The Prep Work

Travel Tips From a Gypsy Soul- Part One- The Prep Work

Summer means lots of things for different people- time spent watching baseball, veggies from the farmers market, Tasty Freeze visits, and if your lucky a trip of some kind.  Whether its a lot of miles put on running shoes or a suitcase, this Gypsy Soul has some travel trips for you.  Before You Go: -I know its the Midwestern Way to leave a spotless house, and no need to lie, I also fall into this camp, but if you don't have endless time and opportunity here are some things that should take priority.  Listed in order of importance. 1. Arrange...

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