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All That Glitters: The Paris Edition

In Motherhood, Travel by Jen10 Comments

I was recently talking with a relative who had visited Paris and was less than entranced with the day-time version of the  Eiffel Tower. I asked him if he had seen it at night, because that makes all of the difference. It glitters, it sparkles and makes your heart swoon. Before we get there though, let me start at the …

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Five Things You Should Know About The Louvre Before You Go

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The Louvre — Le Musée du Louvre in French — is the world’s largest museum and houses one of the most impressive art collections in history. The magnificent, palace and museum was built in the 12th to 13th century under Phillip II and sits along the banks of the Seine River in Paris. It is one of the city’s biggest …

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Why We Love Knott’s Berry Farm

In Motherhood, Parenting, Reviews, Travel by Jen6 Comments

I received complimentary tickets to Knott’s Berry Farm in order to facilitate this post. No other compensation was received. All opinions are my own. When my mom was a young girl growing up during pre-WWII days she had once visited Knott’s Berry Farm, and at the time her family didn’t have the funds to stop and taste the world-renowned fried …