Four turns to Five

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It’s here. It’s like the little hump that’s been a hop, a skip, and a jump away. Except, now, it’s a few skips with her hair flowing up and down behind her. Little is going to be 5 this week. F-I-V-E. Nope, I can’t believe it either. Yesterday, I texted a friend I have this unreal [...]

Memories of Maine 2014

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I have to tell you, there is nothing as sweet as a good vacation. You know how I love big, busy trips (hello! Disney and Universal both come to mind) but hiding away from it all in a lakeside cabin in Maine with intermittent reception just can’t be beat for true relaxation. A few highlights [...]

The Julieverse Best of Maine Awards

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A few of our favorite spots in Maine are definitely worth passing on to you. Booth Bay Harbor, Maine Best Popcorn and gifts: Coastal Maine Popcorn — great for snacks and gifts Best lobster lunch: Fisherman’s Wharf Inn – one of the best places to enjoy the freshest Maine lobster and the beautiful views of the harbor. [...]

Dress your FitBit with Tory Burch

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A little over a year ago, I ordered my FitBit One just when the FitBit Flex was about to come out. When friends asked why I didn’t wait for the Flex, I honestly laughed, “I’m just far too accessories-driven to wear a chunk of rubber on my wrist all the time.” While I probably would [...]

The benefits of vacation home rental

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Wyndham Vacation Rentals. As I finish up a relaxing one and a half week summer vacation, one that went off the grid (conversations included “What?! There was a hurricane three nights ago?!”  and “Huh?! Everyone is evacuating the island we’re making our way to because it’s shut [...]