Musings on being American (from a girl...

7th Jul, 2010

The Fourth of July just passed, and as my husband and I stood watching fireworks with a couple of friends, I got to thinking a bit too heavily about what…

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It’s been a year. And a bit.

6th Jul, 2010

I started this blog roughly a year ago. It’s tough to say the exact date, because I posted a few articles that I had lying around on my computer, guessing…

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Books for the Armchair Traveler

5th Jul, 2010

Mindy has, under no duress or guilt, agreed to do one more brilliant blog post for all of us! Thanks Mindy! (P.S. – as soon as the post gets 3…

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The week in travel: July 2, 2010

2nd Jul, 2010

It’s 56 degrees! And raining! Yesterday, I made soup for dinner. Hooray for summer in Seattle (in all seriousness, if I don’t get some sunshine, soon, I’m moving to California.…

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23 Reasons Canada (and Canadians) are...

1st Jul, 2010

It’s Canada Day! I’m sure many of you have donned your favorite sweaters and maple-leaf long-underwear and are headed out to enjoy a summer’s day on one of Canada’s many…

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