Solo Travel Girl Was in the News in February 2016
Mar08

Solo Travel Girl Was in the News in February 2016

Have you heard? Solo Travel Girl was in the news in Feb. 2016! Working in public relations, you’d think it would be easy for me to drum up publicity, but honestly, promoting myself is one of the most difficult things to do.

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Can Travel Bloggers Influence Americans to Use Their Vacation Time?
Nov01

Can Travel Bloggers Influence Americans to Use Their Vacation Time?

Can travel bloggers influence Americans to use their vacation time? On average, they travel 88 days out of the year, compared to the average American who has 12 days of vacation time.

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Bangkok’s Governor Welcomes TBEX Travel Bloggers to Bangkok
Mar22

Bangkok’s Governor Welcomes TBEX Travel Bloggers to Bangkok

“On behalf of the people of Bangkok…we welcome all of you to Bangkok.” You know you’re part of something big when a governor shows up at an event to welcome attendees. That’s what happened when Bangkok’s Governor, Mr. Sukhumbhand Paribatra, welcomed organizers and bloggers for the Oct. 15 – 17, 2015, TBEX Asia Conference (Travel Blog Exchange) during a reception this evening at Bangkok’s...

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I Spit in a Vial All in the Name of Research for the AncestryDNA Test
Mar08

I Spit in a Vial All in the Name of Research for the AncestryDNA Test

Who do I think I am? AncestryDNA helped me figure that out. When it comes down to genealogy, I thought I knew who I was based on what my family told me over the years. My father’s side is German with possible Austrian while my mother’s is Irish and Slovakian.

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7 Photography Tips for Your Next Blogger FAM Trip
Feb18

7 Photography Tips for Your Next Blogger FAM Trip

Looking to add a little zest to your travel photos? Following are my seven photography tips for your next blogger FAM trip.

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Ohmygoodness! Solo Travel Girl Has Been Nominated for a Florida Sunshine Blog Award! 2015
Jan11

Ohmygoodness! Solo Travel Girl Has Been Nominated for a Florida Sunshine Blog Award! 2015

I received some ohmygoodness news last week and I want to express my sincere thanks to those who made it happen. Solo Travel Girl has been nominated for a Sunshine Blog Award! This blog is one of three in the running for Best Travel Blog.

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A Little Time Off is Good for the Soul
Dec28

A Little Time Off is Good for the Soul

In case you haven’t noticed, I’ve taken a little break from my blog. It wasn’t intentional and at first I felt guilty because I have SEVERAL posts that need to be written and uploaded. Honestly, I over-committed myself to projects during the last half of 2014 and in turn, kinda burned myself out. This break has provided clarity on several things and allowed me to focus on what I want to do with this blog. Thank...

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Four Things I Should Have Thought About When I Began Blogging
Nov27

Four Things I Should Have Thought About When I Began Blogging

Four things I should have thought about when I began blogging: where I wanted to be in life, responsibilities as a blogger, my value, and how much time a blog needs to succeed.

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Join Me for FlipKey’s #TakeMeThereMiami Twitter Chat, Nov. 18, 2014 at 3 p.m. EST
Nov16

Join Me for FlipKey’s #TakeMeThereMiami Twitter Chat, Nov. 18, 2014 at 3 p.m. EST

Hey, y’all. I’m excited to share I’ll be co-hosting FlipKey’s #TakeMeThereMiami Twitter chat on Tuesday, Nov. 18 between 3 and 3:30 p.m.

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#NASASocial: PUMA Golf Experimenting with Space Technology
Sep24

#NASASocial: PUMA Golf Experimenting with Space Technology

Fore! If you’re looking for a way to improve your golf slice, someday down the road PUMA Golf may have the solution and they’ll have space technology to thank. This is so cool!

I learned about this during the #SpaceX4 #NASASocial I attended last week. One of the research projects carried up to the International Space Station (ISS) by the SpaceX CRS-4 resupply mission on Sept. 21 will study plating metal with the goal of manufacturing a better golf club.

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Reasons to Date a Female Solo Travel Blogger
Sep22

Reasons to Date a Female Solo Travel Blogger

Reasons why I think you’d want to date a female solo travel blogger. A pair of dinner theatre tickets sit in an envelope above my wine rack, which is filled with dusty bottles of wine from near and far travels. I’ve been gifted with a fishing charter for three people and I’m pretty sure I’ll be the third wheel. And, I just RSVP’d for one person to another social media function in which I was invited to bring a guest. I don’t mean to sound hypocritical, this blog was born on the concept of “traveling alone, not lonely” but sometimes, life can get lonely as a party of one.

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Psst! Did You Know NASA’s Still in the Space Business? I’m Heading to the #SpaceX4 #NASASocial
Sep17

Psst! Did You Know NASA’s Still in the Space Business? I’m Heading to the #SpaceX4 #NASASocial

Psst! Did you know NASA is still in the space business? Yup. Although the space shuttle program concluded in 2011, rockets are still launching and NASA is still exploring. In fact, the fourth SpaceX cargo mission (SpaceX CRS-4) to the International Space Station under NASA’s Commercial Resupply Services contract is set for Saturday, Sept. 20, from Florida’s Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. And guess what? I’ll be there as a participant in the #SpaceX4 #NASASocial!

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May 2014: An Overdue Update to the Escapades of Solo Travel Girl
May26

May 2014: An Overdue Update to the Escapades of Solo Travel Girl

I’m not quite sure if I’ve ever written a post updating you on what’s been happening in my life but I feel to do so. Since the beginning of the year, it’s been a wild and wooly ride but with June in sight, I’m beginning to breathe.

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Chew with Jenn: Unveiling of the Influenster Vox Box, Bulu Box, Upcoming Travels and Whatever Else

Unveiling of my Influenster Vox Box, this month’s Bulu Box, nio Tag, my upcoming travels to New York, Dominican Republic, Chicago, and Philadelphia and randomness.

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Infographic: Science Behind a Happy Relationship
Feb11

Infographic: Science Behind a Happy Relationship

Turns out, there is a science behind a happy relationship and the website Happify demonstrates it in this groovy infographic.

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