It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas…


Christmas candy swap at work, Christmas luncheon with coworkers, cookie decorating at friends, wine tasting thrown in between – yes, I am sugared and liquored up for Christmas! The city is all purty… Continue reading

The Holiday Season


I love ALL holiday seasons! I missed the Diwali festivities this year, but the Christmas bustle definitely makes up for it. I’ve always wanted to be in a big city during Christmas –… Continue reading

Saving the best for last – San Francisco


No, San Francisco wasn’t the last stop on our road trip. Just that I thought it only fitting to put in more thought into writing about a place that is a serious competitor… Continue reading

Rocky Mountain High


We were in Denver a couple of days ago. There isn’t much to do in the city itself, but around Denver, there’s plenty! We didn’t have a lot of time, so we chose… Continue reading

Flotsam and Jetsam


We’re on to the 4th week of our road trip and we’ll be back in Durham soon. I haven’t posted some of the fun things we did/places we visited in the first half… Continue reading

The Arches in Utah


“On the first part of the journey I was looking at all the life There were plants and birds and rocks and things There was sand and hills and rings The first thing… Continue reading

In the Mormon Heartland


We are in Salt Lake City, Utah today and we explored the Mormon temple square and the Capitol in the morning. Mormonism is an interesting religion with some very quaint practices, like baptism… Continue reading

Road trippin’


“Road trippin’ with my two favorite allies Fully loaded we got snacks and supplies It’s time to leave this town It’s time to steal away Let’s go get lost Anywhere in the U.S.A.“… Continue reading

The Southern Romance


It is easy to be charmed by the South and specially so if you’ve grown up reading Gone with the Wind and view Scarlett O’Hara as your alter ego.  Throw in a bit… Continue reading

Summer in Rome


I have a Facebook friend who is in Rome this summer, and every time she updates her status, a little wave of nostalgia sweeps over me. All I can do is look at… Continue reading