Barefoot through Badwater in Death Valley National Park
Apr11
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Presidential Inauguration: Ball Wasn’t All that and a Bag of Chips…Just a Bowl of Pretzels #inaug2013
Jan28
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How I Stayed Safe While Traveling in Rio de Janeiro
Dec20

How I Stayed Safe While Traveling in Rio de Janeiro

Heading to Rio de Janeiro soon? Fantastic! My first bit of advice for staying safe is…

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Muddling through Rio de Janeiro: Things to Do
Dec18
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Retro Rad Holiday Fun with Emily Ellyn of Next Food Network Star
Dec11
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Lost in Brazilian Portuguese Translation: When the Security Guard Rings Your Bell
Nov15

Lost in Brazilian Portuguese Translation: When the Security Guard Rings Your Bell

“Do you sleep here?” my sister Lizzy asked the tall, dark and handsome hotel security guard who joined us in elevator. We had seen him morning, noon and night during our week-long stay in Rio de Janeiro and had exchanged smiles and little waves. On our last in night in Rio, this was the first conversation we had with him.

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A Saucy, Zesty Time at the Annual National Buffalo Wing Festival
Sep05

A Saucy, Zesty Time at the Annual National Buffalo Wing Festival

To blue cheese or not to blue cheese? That was the question I asked upon seeing the Marie’s Blue Cheese station during the National Buffalo Wing Festival over Labor Day weekend.

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My Awesome Alaska Adventure
Aug19

My Awesome Alaska Adventure

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R is for 5 Road Trip Tips
Apr21

R is for 5 Road Trip Tips

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M is for Mush!
Apr14

M is for Mush!

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K is for Katya, My Russian Sister
Apr12

K is for Katya, My Russian Sister

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Penguin Encounter at Aquarium of Niagara in Niagara Falls, U.S.A.
Jan03
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Postcards from Alaska: Visting the Alaska Pipeline
Sep26
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September 11, 2001. Ten Years Later I Haven’t Forgotten and Never Will.
Sep11
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Postcards from Alaska: Sarah Palin’s House
Sep06
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