This is an in-depth DIY tutorial on how to give your bathroom a beautiful makeover | So Finely Lived
Hello everyone! I can't believe the hubby and I have lived in our house for almost two years now! When I look back through old pictures of all the things we've done around the house, I'm filled with such pride. I don't know if this is weird or not,...

Your 7-Day Travel Itinerary in Gran Canaria

I had never heard of the Canary Islands, let alone the island of Gran Canaria, until I watched Fast & Furious 6. First off,...
It's possible to fly to Japan using a total of 140,000 miles and paying $90 total (or 70,000 miles and $45 per person). Find out how I did it! | So Finely Lived

How I Booked My Flight to Japan for Only $45

Oh. My. Gosh. We are going to Japan! WE ARE GOING TO JAPAN!!! Excuse me while I try to temper my excitement! Hubby and I...

How to Spend 2 Days in Quebec City

During Memorial Weekend, hubby and I spent a few days up in Quebec City. I know, I know...some of you might be thinking: "Quebec? Over...

Santorini Greece: Off the Beaten Path

Hey guys! Thanks for coming back to read up more about my Greek island vacation! After spending a few days in Milos and Folegandros, we...
This ribs recipe is the best! The meat will literally fall off the bones once you're done cooking the ribs. The meat is so tender and the flavor is just out of this world! | So Finely Lived

Slow Cooked BBQ Ribs Recipe

Something that you must know about me is that I'm a big-time carnivore. If it was up to me, my diet would consist simply...
This lentil soup recipe is so easy to make and can easily be customized with whatever you already have on hand | So Finely Lived

Lentil Soup Recipe with a Kick

Winter: it's cold, dreary, snowy, rainy…I could go on but I'll stop before I put myself in a depressive state. I absolutely despise being...
This simple wonton noodle soup recipe is sure to warm your heart and soul! | So Finely Lived

Wonton Noodle Soup Recipe

Hey guys! Hope everyone is having a great day! I've been traveling so much for work lately. That means a lot of airport meals, hotel breakfasts,...

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I’m Sophie Marinelli, the face behind So Finely Lived™. I was inspired to create this blog because I want to show you that it’s possible to travel more, eat well and live comfortably. Read more.