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10 Essential Travel Accessories

Kindra's 10 Essential Travel Accessories

Here’s a roundup of Kindra’s favorite things to make traveling easier.

  1. Fabric Band-Aids – for treating blisters and covering cuts and scrapes. I like these bandaids because they are really sticky and stay on all day!
  2. Tweezerman Stainless Cuticle Nipper – besides trimming your nails, these can be repurposed as tiny scissors while on vacation.
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Hotel Estherea

Swank Splurge in Central Amsterdam

Hotels in Amsterdam can be kinda pricey. The city has a lot to offer and word is out that it’s an awesome place to visit. If you want to stay in central Amsterdam, but don’t want a flop house next to Centraal Station filled with teenagers, you may pay a little more for a room than you’d like.… Continue Reading →

Our Lord in the Attic Church

Hidden Church near Amsterdam’s Red Light District

The Dutch government has a history of  tolerance. Take a few steps from Centraal Station and smell the marijuana smoke and take a peek at the ladies in the window boxes and the word “tolerance” does not seem, I don’t know, strong enough. So when anti-Catholic sentiment was all the rage in Europe, what did the tolerant Dutch do?… Continue Reading →

Furoshiki Purse Tutorial

Furoshiki Bag Tutorial

Learn how to make 3 different kinds of cloth bags

When we were in Japan, I learned how to fold furoshiki purses at a store in Kyoto. Watch this tutorial and you can learn how to make them too!

We’ve also created individual tutorials for each kind of bag:

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