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The Canals of Venice

The Canals of Venice

I fell in love with Venice instantly, even in the short amount time that I got to visit (less than 24 hours). We took a water taxi into the city, had enough time to explore, have lunch and dinner, then took another taxi out of […]

Tree Stump Table | DIY

Tree Stump Table | DIY

I love this idea from The Art of Doing Stuff: a tree stump table! What a great way to bring a little bit of nature into your home.

Venice, Italy

Venice, Italy

Venice is one of the most beautiful cities I’ve gotten to visit on my European Tour. It is a tie between Budapest and Venice – I can’t really decide between them! These photos do not even begin to capture the beauty of everything surrounding me. […]

The Grand Canal

The Grand Canal

A beautiful bridge over the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy. The Grand Canal is one of the main routes for traffic to come in and out of Venice.

An Autumn Adventure

An Autumn Adventure

There’s nothing better than walking Walter through the brisk Autumn weather through a beautifully color landscape. Since the power plant expanded in Oak Creek, this walkway was created around the outskirts of their property to my benefit. I got a beautiful view and Walter got […]

Bridge of Sighs

Bridge of Sighs

The Bridge of Sighs, or the Ponte dei Sospiri, has been known as the last bridge that people sentenced to prison or execution will ever walk over. As they cross the bridge, this is their last look at the city of Venice through the small […]

Banská Bystrica, Slovakia

Banská Bystrica, Slovakia

I stopped for lunch in the Námestie SNP of Banská Bystrica, Slovakia. The last photo is of a memorial for the fallen during the Slovak National Uprising. The food was good, atmosphere was great and I’m very sad to admit that I wore leggings that […]

Fisherman’s Bastion

Fisherman’s Bastion

Welcome to Fisherman’s Bastion – one of the most Lord of the Rings type buildings in all of Budapest.

Wawel Castle

Wawel Castle

Wawel Castle sits right along the Vistula River in Krakow, Poland. The Castle is built upon Wawel Hill – a huge limestone rock – and is thought to have been settled as early as the seventh century. The Wawel Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral […]

HOW TO SPRAY PAINT A KITCHENAID MIXER

HOW TO SPRAY PAINT A KITCHENAID MIXER

Who doesn’t want a KitchenAid stand mixer? And for $300-600 per mixer, who can afford one?

Krakow, Poland

Krakow, Poland

Krakow, or Cracow, is the oldest city in all of Poland (and is located on the Vistula River in the Lesser Poland region). Wawel Castle is the main highlight when visiting the city, but the charm of the city streets lures me in.  I ate […]

St. Stephen’s Cathedral

St. Stephen’s Cathedral in Vienna, Austria is one of the most beautifully detailed Gothic buildings in all of Vienna. This is also where the Archbishop of Vienna is – fancy. It is located in Stephansplatz, Vienna which is also super close to Mozarthaus. We also […]