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About Amanda

Amanda is a native of Richmond, VA. She enjoys writing, blogging, traveling, shopping, and spending time with friends and family. Want to contact Amanda? Email her at Amanda@unbreakablejourney.com or follow her on twitter @oijourney.
My birthday cake... designed and baked by my mom and brother.

Another a Year Older

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Last week, I celebrated my birthday… I am another year older maybe just maybe I’m finally a little bit wiser.

The past year has been a whirlwind of change… Jerad secured a full time job two weeks after my birthday last year. Successfully ending our year of unemployment and underemployment. Bonus, we both work at the same college now. J I’d never have guessed that one!
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The End of an Era

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As of yesterday afternoon, we are no longer the owners of our sweet little cottage.  In regards to real estate transactions, the sale was simple and easy. As I type this, I’m sitting inside my new home. Looking at boxes and chaos all while wondering if this home will ever feel like home.
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View from our room.

Where (Not) to Stay in Atlanta: Crowne Plaza Midtown

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I am a mega fan of IHG brand hotels and have been for the better part of a decade. It helps that I have achieved Platinum status with the hotel chain.  Before booking our hotel in Atlanta, I carefully reviewed all my options… googled distances… and read reviews.

I selected the Crowne Plaza Midtown based on price and location. I booked even though I knew the property had a plethora of negative reviews. I assumed my fellow travelers were picky.

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Crowne Plaza- City View

48 Hours in Atlanta

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I’m finally home from my East Coast road trip and exhausted.  I was lucky enough to spend two nights and two days in lovely Atlanta, Georgia. I consider myself a savvy traveller but Atlanta proved to be a problematic trip… I even managed to be stranded in the middle of the city for an hour!!!! Taxi service in Atlanta is deplorable.
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