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15 Photos to Encourage You to Visit Banff

I’ve been to Banff twice in the last year. Once in mid-October on a girls trip then again the following mid-September with Jeff and Leon.

I absolutely love Banff and the entire Icefields Parkway area going up to Jasper. Like obsessed and wondering if we should move there. I can’t...

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Travel Guide to Banff, Canada

I’ve been to Banff twice in the last couple of years and I’m somehow just now getting around to writing a full travel guide! I’ve been in mid-October and mid-September.

First, let me just say I LOVE BANFF SO MUCH.

If you enjoy the outdoors and some of the most stunning landscape...

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Our Favorite Hikes Outside Denver

Our home base is outside Denver, Colorado and when I share photos on social media from our hikes, I typically get a lot of questions about our favorite hikes around the area. So, I figured I’d create a Google Map for you that contains them all! I’ll be sure to keep this updated...

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New York City & Travel Guide
Jeff and I (along with our pup, Leon) recently had the opportunity to go to New Jersey for a work trip and we had ONE DAY to visit NYC while we were there. Now, one day is definitely not enough time to fully explore the city so I turned to my friend Gennean who loves NYC and also wrote two...
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Interview With My Dad: Lessons From 28 Years Of Corporate America To Running His Own Business

When I went back home recently to visit, I decided on a whim to interview my dad (Glen Carrico) about his career. All while my sisters and I were growing up he had a “normal” corporate career and it wasn’t until later in life he stepped away and became a small business owner. I...

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How We Travel With Our Dog

We travel everywhere with our dog, Leon. It’s kind of our thing… we work remotely and travel the world with our dog in tow. We now have a kiddo so it's about to get a bit more complicated but more on how we do that later. Bringing our dog along on trips sounds kind of weird at first,...

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6 Things I've Learned Designing the Life I Want

It was simple, really (or so I thought)… The life I wanted was to be able to work from anywhere with my husband and dog. Jeff and I no longer wanted to worry about rationing the PTO time we took off from work for vacations and visiting family or taking turns running home on lunch...

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What To Do And Not Do As A Budding Entrepreneur

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to be a speaker at the Monetize Your Genius Summit that was put on by Daniela Nica and her team. The summit had quite the roster of impressive speakers (50+!) and even being a small part of it was such an honor. 

During the virtual summit, Daniela...

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Finding Mom

The day started like any other one really. I guess that’s how most tragic stories start, huh?

Actually, it was great in the beginning. Jeff and I (and Leon) were packing up in Denver, CO and catching a flight to Florida and were excited to get some beach time in and work from Sandestin for...

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How I Set Goals For A New Year & Our Special Tradition

I love the fresh start of a new year! There are so many possibilities and options ahead that it makes me giddy. Anyone else?! There are a variety of methods, plans, and tools that are used to do goal setting and ways folks like to prepare for a new year. 

I’ve heard of choosing a word...

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How To Properly Take Time Off As A Freelancer

With the holiday season being here, I thought it would be a good time to chat about how to manage taking time off work as an independent contractor or freelancer. I fully believe just because you can work from anywhere, doesn’t mean you always should. It is so important to take some time...

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My Biggest Advice For Business Owners

I work with a lot of entrepreneurs and see this mistake happening often. You spend so much time working IN your business doing client work that you forget to take time to work ON your business. And there's a huge difference.

 

Working IN your business is doing all that client work -...

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