Category Archives: travel

How Do You Remember Your Trips?

Pictures of London from one of the weekend trips I had when I was studying abroad in Paris in the summer of 2000. Over the years I’ve taken a few vacations both within the U.S. and overseas.  Back in the

How Do You Remember Your Trips?

Pictures of London from one of the weekend trips I had when I was studying abroad in Paris in the summer of 2000. Over the years I’ve taken a few vacations both within the U.S. and overseas.  Back in the

Hawaii – Maui

After spending four and a half days in Oahu, we flew into Maui and spent eight days there. Itinerary: Day 1 – Arrived Maui in the morning and picked up our rental car.  Grabbed breakfast at McDonald’s (do you know

Hawaii – Maui

After spending four and a half days in Oahu, we flew into Maui and spent eight days there. Itinerary: Day 1 – Arrived Maui in the morning and picked up our rental car.  Grabbed breakfast at McDonald’s (do you know

Hawaii – Oahu

At the end of 2013, we were planning a trip to the Basque Country (which includes southern France and northern Spain areas).  Before we booked the airline tickets, I found out I was pregnant with our first baby, so our European

Hawaii – Oahu

At the end of 2013, we were planning a trip to the Basque Country (which includes southern France and northern Spain areas).  Before we booked the airline tickets, I found out I was pregnant with our first baby, so our European

Flying Spirit Airlines with a Toddler (Without Paying Extra Fees)

We flew from Chicago to New Orleans on Spirit Airlines.  When Steve first mentioned to me about Spirit, I was skeptical after hearing about their fees policy and how they nickle and dime you on EVERYTHING and some people end up paying

Flying Spirit Airlines with a Toddler (Without Paying Extra Fees)

We flew from Chicago to New Orleans on Spirit Airlines.  When Steve first mentioned to me about Spirit, I was skeptical after hearing about their fees policy and how they nickle and dime you on EVERYTHING and some people end up paying

30 Hours in New Orleans

Last summer while visiting friends and relatives in the mid-west, we decided to take a short trip to New Orleans.  I first became interested in NOLA because of Anne Rice.  I love reading her vampires series when I was in

30 Hours in New Orleans

Last summer while visiting friends and relatives in the mid-west, we decided to take a short trip to New Orleans.  I first became interested in NOLA because of Anne Rice.  I love reading her vampires series when I was in

San Luis Obispo / Solvang

When my first boy was about 3 months old, we decided to take a road trip down to LA to see the giant Rubber Duck by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman at the Festival of Tall Ships LA 2014.  (You might

San Luis Obispo / Solvang

When my first boy was about 3 months old, we decided to take a road trip down to LA to see the giant Rubber Duck by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman at the Festival of Tall Ships LA 2014.  (You might

48 Hours in Hong Kong

48 Hours in Hong Kong

So I went to Hong Kong a few weeks ago to attend my best friend’s wedding.  (Remember these cards that I made?  One is for my just-married best friend!)  That’s after 16 hours of flight going there, and 22 hours of

48 Hours in Hong Kong

48 Hours in Hong Kong

So I went to Hong Kong a few weeks ago to attend my best friend’s wedding.  (Remember these cards that I made?  One is for my just-married best friend!)  That’s after 16 hours of flight going there, and 22 hours of