How to “make friends” in...

17th Mar, 2010

Step 1: Be Irish. Step 2: There is no Step 2. A while back, my husband overheard a conversation in the security line for the Boston airport. It happened to…

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My dinner with Dharmesh. And that...

16th Mar, 2010

I was trying to think of a more clever name for this post, something like “Tuesdays with Dharmie” or something, but I think he might sue me if I called…

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Some really shitty in-flight copy.

Back in my previous life, I worked as a copywriter alongside such brilliant minds as Philip and Angela at Cranium. While I was still a fledgling writer, trying to make…

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The Week In Travel: March 12, 2010

12th Mar, 2010

Rand and I are currently in Rye Brook, NY (as an aside, NEVER VISIT HERE), so you’ll have to forgive me if this post is a wee bit late in…

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Dick Move, Underwear Bomber

Dude, I’m know this is a little late, and that everyone has probably already said this before, but seriously: DICK MOVE, Underwear Bomber. Besides the obvious reasons (duh, killing thousands…

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This is not a guide to London.

11th Mar, 2010

I’ve concluded that in my travels, at least, I can either see people or I can see things – but usually not both. On my last trip to London I…

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The National Wallace Monument, Scotland

10th Mar, 2010

I’m not still writing about Scotland, am I? Have three days in a country ever been stretched into so many blog posts? Hemingway rambled less about Spain, I’m sure. I…

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Your money’s no good here,...

8th Mar, 2010

I can’t take his money … I can’t print my own money … I have to work for money … Why don’t I just lay down and die? — Homer…

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The Week In Travel: March 5, 2010

5th Mar, 2010

How in god’s name is it March already? On that same note, how is it already 2010? I know I say this every week, but still, it’s true. Time is…

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