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Moving Abroad: A Financial Guide

Bonne Année! I don’t want to deter anyone, yet in all honesty, moving abroad can be terribly expensive. Unless your job is relocating you and fitting the bill, there’s no way around this one. However don’t bother buying lottery tickets or playing Blackjack in Vegas, I’m gonna tell you how we are doing it. I bought… Continue reading Moving Abroad: A Financial Guide

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Lizzie’s Guide to Choosing an AirBnb rental in Paris

I’m going to give you the rundown on how I go about choosing an Airbnb rental in Paris. well, almost… My first experience using Airbnb was last summer. I like how easy their website is to navigate and there is a wide selection of rentals. They have accurate photographs and honest reviews. I was able… Continue reading Lizzie’s Guide to Choosing an AirBnb rental in Paris

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Lizzie’s Guide to choosing Private schools in Los Angeles

I would love to share our journey finding Olivia’s incredible school. First, I would recommend watching Nursery University and Waiting for Superman on Netflix. Also subscribe to Beyond the Brochure. Please know, you do not have to be wealthy, have the best connections or even have the best luck. I do encourage patience, persistence and… Continue reading Lizzie’s Guide to choosing Private schools in Los Angeles

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What’s in the bag?

Ready for more packing fun?! I finally got the backpacks I ordered from Amazon so I wanted to share my essentials for the trip. I’ll start with Liv since hers is the lightest. I have been wanting to get her a new backpack for her new school so when I found the Fjallraven Kånken *which… Continue reading What’s in the bag?

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Oh, Bebe! The junk you will need.

My dear friends are having a baby girl so I thought I could put together a mini guide for the parents-to-be. Congrats Story & Chris!! Bebe Essentials: Maternity Clothes Most ladies can skirt through their pregnancy without having to purchase actual maternity clothes, stretchy waist pants, skirts along with maxi dresses made with a jersery… Continue reading Oh, Bebe! The junk you will need.

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Spring Beauty

It’s been years since I did a beauty feature but ever since I got my new favorite Nars lipsticks *Schiap and Heat Wave* I’ve been feeling super glammy. Wednesday I decided to amp up my eyes for the babyGap/Babiekins Magazine Spring event at the Grove. No jokes about my giant banana hands! I wasn’t gonna… Continue reading Spring Beauty