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- Behind the Scenes, Kansas City, Las Vegas

“It’s been a while” would be putting it lightly – I haven’t posted anything for about FIVE months. Here’s what has been happening lately, according to my iPhone’s Camera Roll: Visited the Bellagio Conservatory and Botanical Gardens Saw the Hoover Dam. Ate a lot of ice cream. Top photo:  Glace in Kansas City – our favorite ice cream spot back home. Mine was coffee/lemon curd and sour cream/brown sugar. Brandon’s was chocolate/orange/chipotle and Boulevard 80 Acre. This place is REALLY good and has…

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Valentines Day in Vegas

- Behind the Scenes, Etc., Las Vegas, Travel

This was our first Valentine’s Day as a married couple, and we had so much fun celebrating. We each planned a fun, laid-back surprise so the day was both busy but relaxing. Plus, we were able to explore the city a little more! Cactus Joe’s  (the coolest cactus nursery – unlike anything I’ve ever seen),  Orange Trees at Moon Valley Nursery Walking around Fremont Street after a tour of Banger Brewing Golden Gate: The oldest Casino in Las Vegas We finished the holiday with dinner…

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Labor Day Weekend + Mt. Charleston

- Behind the Scenes, Etc., Las Vegas, Travel

This past weekend was both fun and relaxing – exactly what three day weekends are supposed to be. I hope your Labor Day was great, as well! Here’s what we did (in pictures) – Roadtripped to Mt. Charleston        Drank J. Lohr Chardonnay – my favorite: ….and more wine at Double Helix:  Went runner shopping – we haven’t decided exactly what we want yet!   Had a pool day: Relaxed by the fire. *Warning: do not get this cider. Seriously, it…

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Adventures

- Behind the Scenes, Etc., Las Vegas, Travel

One of the greatest parts about living in a new city is having so many new places to explore. We have been doing quite a bit of that since we have moved here, and have many more adventures planned for the near future! Here’s what we have been doing lately: Exploring The LINQ the other night. Dinner at Yard House – the most vegetarian-friendly options at a non-veg restaurant. Perfect for both B & I. The prettiest flowers growing right outside our door.…

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Viva Las Vegas

- Las Vegas, Travel

Isn’t it crazy how full of adventures this life is? Never in a million years did I expect I would be living in Las Vegas, but here I am…attempting to stay out of the heat in my apartment complex’s “business center.” We don’t have internet or cable in our apartment yet, so the only place I can access wifi is right here. As for the lack of cable, I’ve been staying entertained by unpacking an enormous amount of STUFF (why in the…

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