New Orleans: Day 1

30th Mar, 2010

Okay, New Orleans. You win. I just might love you. So much, in fact, that the hubby and I comforted ourselves when something was closed or we didn’t have time…

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10 Ways to Combat Motion Sickness (from...

29th Mar, 2010

I am not what you would call “strong-stomached”. Years ago, when I was a college intern at a local news station, one of the reporters called me “the runt” of…

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The Week In Travel: March 25, 2010

26th Mar, 2010

This weeks brings lots of BLAH BLAH BLAH HOLY CRAP HEALTH CARE PASSED. And if this is your first time realizing that I’m bleeding-heart commie liberal, well … then the…

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Oh, YEAH? Well, the Jerk Store called...

25th Mar, 2010

I realize that this is the second post in a week documenting family strife, but I feel it tackles a universal issue that must be addressed. Mainly, what is it…

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Random Pictures from our San Diego Trip

24th Mar, 2010

Oriental Brewery (OB) beer, consumed in O.B. (Ocean Beach). The name becomes far more funny after several bottles. – – Peyton Manning on a cereal box. – –

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Mending Fences in La Jolla

23rd Mar, 2010

Sometimes things don’t always go as smoothly as I would like in my family. Things become exponentially more complicated by the fact that I’m so close with my cousins that…

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Superfluous Travel Item I Need (Kinda):...

22nd Mar, 2010

This travel item isn’t even that superfluous. Actually, I think it’s a bit of a necessity. So I strongly suggest you hop into your car, head to the local Target…

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The Week In Travel: March 19, 2010

19th Mar, 2010

It’s another sunny day here in Seattle, and tomorrow we’re leaving for a trip to New York, and on to Miami after that. I’ve got loads of posts to get…

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Betty Draper, I ain’t: dinner with...

18th Mar, 2010

During one episode of Mad Men (which I realize I mention at least three times a week in this blog, and if you haven’t seen it, please do so RIGHT…

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