Book Review: Taking Root in Provence

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If you are looking for an armchair getaway filled with charm, subdued sophistication and grace, pick up a copy of “Taking Root in Provence” by Anne-Marie Simons. A writer and traveler, Anne-Marie has that certain way of casually transporting you to a different place  through the eyes of a local. As a former American, the Simons’ decided on retiring in…

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Travel: SoCal Travel with The Privileged Pooch

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Maggie Espinosa, an award-winning travel writer and luxury connoisseur, is one of the 45 million households in the United States with a posh puppy, and part of the elite 21 percent that travels with her pet. A resident since 1990, Maggie loved traveling locally in SoCal for its perfect weather, beaches, shopping and outdoor activities. After several trips and…

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Lifestyle Designers

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For those of you that are fans of “The 4-Hour Work Week”, the hottest thing right now is lifestyle design. If you are not familiar with the concept, below are some websites I hijacked from Jonny G.  of He is also coming out with a FREE success ebook that I highly recommend. Happy reading! Greg Rollet from Colin…

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10 Travel Books I Love

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Eat Pray Love by Elizabeth Gilbert   Tales of a Female Nomad by Rita Goldman Gelman Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe by Bill Bryson Femme d’ Adventure: Tales froma Wild Life by Jessica Maxwell    Adventures of a Continental Drifter by Elliott Hester Jet Set: Memoir of an International Playboy by Massimo Gargia The Year of Eating Dangerously by…

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