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Wednesday, 16th August, 2017

Excursion To The Golan Heights of Israel

The photos below are from our visit to The Golan Heights of Israel. The land borders both Syria and Jordan, so as journalists we were naturally curious of what it would be like in a…
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Reality Check: The Ziv Medical Center of Israel

Shalom! Posting from the tour bus we’re on right now, but I wanted to quickly share some photos of the visit we just made to Ziv Medical Center in Zefat, Israel. Being the northern-most hospital in…
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Sin City – Bachelorette Party In Las Vegas

So I really didn’t take a lot of photos while in Las Vegas because well…you know. What happens there, stays there… And also, I was only there a day and the majority was spent at…
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Stay Classy, San Diego

I had the most epic weekend. In case you don’t follow me on Snapchat (@jogamel88) or Instagram (@ringthealam), then let me fill you in. Thursday morning was when I set off bright and early for…
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Historic Dhaka

Long overdue. Last June I went on a random two week trip back to the motherland – Bangladesh. I felt this sudden need to get out of Philly and everything going on here, and luckily…
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Photo Archive: WorldTown Summer Concert

I should probably start a whole “Photo Archive” series considering I have the biggest backlog of unedited photos. As I started cleaning up my Lightroom tonight, I came across these photos that I took back…
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A Mexican Wedding

I’m trying to catch up with all of the photos I took from my trip in Mexico! Today, I’m sharing some photos from the beautiful wedding we attended (and the main reason we flew out…
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The Entrepreneur’s Fear Of Control

There’s this weird feeling of control that I’ve noticed in myself lately. Maybe it’s the Leo in me, or maybe I’m too picky when it comes to growing a team for a business I call…
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Femme & Fortune Rebrand

I’m addicted to rebranding. Something about scrolling through Pinterest and getting those pings of inspiration each time. For me, the vision of Femme & Fortune was always a work in progress. I started the site…
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Cañada de la Virgen

Epic. Freaking epic. We took a day trip outside of San Miguel de Allende to visit a pyramid. What we got was a beautiful hike and some history lessons of old Mexico. Like really old. Cañada…
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  • FIFA after dark haha. Happy birthday Warren! 27 is gonna be a good year yo! #leoseason #augustleos 😂⚽️🎂
  • Learn how to make chicken tikka masala and tandoori chicken the RIGHT way from the chefs and owner of @tandoorfishtown this THURSDAY! 🤤🤤🤤 Come hungry but leave full and happy thanks to our next event with @bestbite. Tickets are $30 and include 3+ courses of delicious and savory Indian dishes, plus some great conversation with fellow foodies. 🥘 Check out the link in @bestbite's bio for ticket info! 🎟🎟🎟. P.S. @priyankachopra may or may not attend...only way to find out is to come through! #bestbite #foodieevents #tandoorfishtown
  • Accurate future photo of me in Italy at the end of this month. Currently trying to figure out a what to do, eat and see for the 8 days I'm there and it's so overwhelming. Also nervous that I may fall in love with the country too much and not come back. 🤷🏽‍♀️ Anyway, send me recs for Rome - Sorrento - Venice! #romanholiday