Las Vegas: WHERE ON THE STRIP DID I EAT?

The scenario: Hubs has to travel for a boring conference. I’m dragged along while frantically blasting to my friends on social media, “What is there to do in Las Vegas?” I joke of course. Las Vegas. A paradise of slot machines, sexy women… and food. Oh my drool, the food! Our foodie friends were insistent…

JACKSONVILLE IN 36 HOURS – Part 2

Now that my sister was a permanent Jacksonville resident, it was almost imperative we discover the best this Florida city had to offer. She had spent many years in Central Florida and had a Central Floridian’s appetite for theme parks, breweries, and the hipster effects on restaurants. By exploring Jacksonville, we were saving a fellow…

STUDENT-RUN RESTAURANT: THE TUTORED CHEF

Oh how I pitied the poor souls just feet away who couldn’t partake in my delights! My knife cut into the plump steak topped with delicately sautéed onions while my friend nibbled a beautiful, bright Salmon resting on a bed of feathered kale… and outside our restaurant window we could see bored students typing on…

BIG BEND: CANOEING THE RIO GRANDE

I never thought during our honeymoon we’d want to immediately challenge our relationship by attempting a sport requiring the full cooperation of us both. We were going canoeing. Isolated. Remote. Guided canoeing. Okay. We probably didn’t need the ‘guided’ part, but it was the only way for us to experience the Rio Grande and enter…