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    Friday Find: Tazza Kitchen New Menu

    Happy Friday! We made it through another week, and now it’s time for the weekend! And who doesn’t love a fun place to gather with friends for good drinks and delicious food? Remember my post about Tazza Kitchen Brunch?! It’s still one of our favorites in Columbia, and just a couple of weeks ago we went with friends for the new menu. They have recently released their new drinks for the summer, and you can’t go wrong with one of their beautiful cocktails. While sipping on something delicious, make sure you order some apps. We got the three spread option with toasted bread, along with the cast iron goat cheese.…

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    Podcast Recap: Samantha Ponder on the Refined Collective

    Up until 2015, Samantha Ponder, to me, was just a reporter on ESPN. The female empowerment, ” go girl” side of me thought it was neat that a female reporter was commentating on football, but that was about it.  When I started following her on Instagram, I became inspired by her authentic self and how real she was on social media. She laughs at her “mom fails”, isn’t afraid to lounge around in sweats for 95% of the time, and is open about her beliefs. Here was someone who was easy to relate to, and kind of inspiring. Earlier this month she was interviewed by the Refined Collective Podcast, and…

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    Brain Dump: Blog Cleanse

    Happy July! Can you believe we are already half way through 2018? I know I can’t, and it seems like each time I blink, we’re already in a new month. And this past month, the blog has been neglected. I think some of it has to do with busy schedules, but I’ve also been in a slump when it comes to content. To be honest, reading over the past few posts, the content is not the best and I’m not satisfied. It sounds rushed, like I am just trying to produce a post, and it’s not fair to my readers. I felt like I needed something multiple times a week,…