A few weeks ago, I promised to stop being lazy about posting itineraries. I just uploaded my second itinerary, which contains suggestions for spending a glorious week in the Italian Riviera. Click […]
Some people LOVE the desert. They enjoy the heat, and they find exquisite beauty in the desert. I do not. As a pasty, white redhead, I was built biologically to live in […]
Some of you may have read my post Eclipse Frenzy 2017, where I shared the collective insanity surrounding the total solar eclipse that will be visible on August 21, 2017, in […]
My husband and I spent two weeks in Italy during April 2016. Here are a few, random things I found charming or interesting, particularly in towns that did not cater […]
Over the years, I have done nothing but yammer on and on about travel and post travel pictures on social media sites. This becomes tiresome to others, until they want […]
I almost titled this post, “How I Stopped Crying and Learned to Love German.” I studied German for the dumbest reason anyone has ever picked a language. My high school boyfriend […]
It’s been a big week. UPS began delivering Stagecoach Country Music Festival wristbands to excited fans across the country. This seems like a good time to share some festival survival tips. I, unlike […]
After reading The Venus Fixers, I truly understood for the first time that our collective cultural heritage is worth more than the life of any one individual.
When smiling seems impossible, and joy feels far away, send in the Irish.
Ten years ago, I moved a few blocks from the ocean in a Southern California beach town. I am sure it was a coincidence, but that was the exact moment […]