The Cock Inn, St. Albans, England

20th Jan, 2015

St. Albans is incredibly charming, and it’s a very short train ride from London, and there are plenty of other reasons to visit. All of them, however, are being crowded…

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Sunshine in London.

19th Jan, 2015

I’d seen London so many times before. But I don’t think it’s ever been as lovely as it was at the end of October.   I’ve heard it said that…

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WTF Wednesday: Montcalm Hotel at the...

8th May, 2013

– This WTF Weds takes us back to London. But I start out with a little anecdote about Portland. It’s cool if you get confused. That’s how I spend most…

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10 Photos from London’s East End

2nd May, 2013

– I’ve been to London a good number of times. We usually go at least once a year, sometimes twice, and the total number of trips Rand and I have…

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WTF Weds: Street Performers on...

1st May, 2013

– Years ago, my friend Rachel was telling me a story about her then-boyfriend (and now husband) Adam. I can’t quite remember what it was about, but she paused halfway…

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Portobello Road Market, London

29th Apr, 2013

– The other day I did an excellent job of keeping my mouth shut while a distant in-law explained to me how television was bad for children. The comment had…

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Cheeky Copywriting Monkeys

16th Nov, 2009

Ladies and Gentleman, when I’m not doing a half-assed job of recounting my trips across the world with my husband, I am (removes glasses a la Clark Kent) … A…

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