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August 2017

Fairmont Copley Plaza Staycation

After spending an evening in Boston’s iconic Fairmont Copley Plaza it’s impossible for me to deny that Boston is a city brimming with charm, history, culture, remarkable cuisine and character. An air of sophistication that invites you in and surprises you at every corner. We were greeted with champagne and were spoiled enough to have a private tour of the building explaining the incredible history. From the moment you step into the Fairmont Copley Plaza your eyes are immediately drawn…

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His Holiness: Dalai Lama

  Stuff I learned from the Dalai Lama after a recorded speaking engagement today (I will attend next visit): Compassion and concern for others is biological.  Through deliberate cognitive training, we can change our brain activity to cultivate inner peace. A balanced mind = a balanced body. I feel physically awful since returning from my family home in Montana and I know many reasons why. Hopelessness, fear, anger, hatred = destroyers of calm mind and inner peace. Relationships. Focus on…

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Addicted to Social Media?

This article really speaks to me. This outlines 25 signs indicating you need a vacation from social media. I am guilty of the following: You enter a new place or social situation and you immediately judge whether it’s Instagram-worthy. You speak in hashtags. For example, “I totally just fell down the stairs. Hashtag —fail,” or “I ate too many donuts today. Hashtag—first world problems.” You’re starting to resent the frequency with which you type the phrases, “check out,” “click here,”…

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Summer Wine Obsessions. This is THE LIST You Need Now.

The sun is out, the sunnies are on, and all we want in our glasses is a crisp, refreshing pour of chilled wine, preferably an amazing white or rosé. Rosé is my new fave obsession.. don’t get me wrong, the Sauvignon Blancs on this list will far surpass many rosés. These are all MUST-TRYS for you this summer. Rosé, this delicious pink juice has become a summertime staple, thanks to its fabulous thirst-quenching capabilities. However, with so many bottles of the stuff…

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