For a unique dining experience as adventurous as you want to be, head to China Chilcano in downtown D.C.
When a good life gets in the way of regular blogging....
Hello, dear readers! I am struggling with the fact that it is the end of June of 2018. Where did this year go?? Between settling into my new place, rediscovering my favorite city as a #backyardtourist, and working A LOT the past 6 months have flown by! I have been seriously neglectful about posting and … Continue reading Summer Hiatus or Just Laziness?
Product review for Rothy’s Pointed Flats - Do they live up to the hype?
Yesterday was my birthday - a milestone year, if you believe in that sort of thing. Unlike years past, I wasn’t on any foreign adventure or fantastic trip. I love to travel on my birthday because it combines my cardinal rule for birthdays (one day, of 365, that is all about you) and my desire … Continue reading Has Travel Made Me A Better Person?
Hello, readers! Srping hasn’t quite sprung here in D.C. but you wouldn’t know it by the scores of visitors everywhere. From the crowds at the museums to the throngs along the Tidal Basin, out-of-town guests are making the most of Spring Break despite the chilly temperatures and the stiff breezes. I hosted my own out-of-town … Continue reading A Blooming Good Time!
Filed under: Getting the Most out of Life! It’s Monday. The day that brings distress to many, judging by memes like these: For me, Monday is a chance to start fresh. Shake of any frustrations of the past week, get started on something new, and look forward to something new; you never know what the … Continue reading How to Find the Joy in Mondays
2017 has been a really weird year. I've experienced lots of great change and amazing opportunity, but the world at large seems to be spinning out of control with the news bringing one punch after the other; from natural disasters to men behaving badly to a U.S. president acting like a petulant moron. All of … Continue reading The Ultimate Road Trip?
I still have 4 days to go until my marathon three-country trip concludes. There is so much to write about, so many reviews, so many photos but they will have to wait. As I recover from god-knows-what, I am not up to any creative thought. Instead of leaving you without any new post, I thought … Continue reading The Bag To Buy!! Lucas Under Seat Cabin Bag – Perfect for Light Packing!
Breaking news! I am moving. I’ve been in the desert Southwest long enough and it is time to move back east. When I made this decision, in June, I knew I wanted to go back to D.C.. Not for the politics, no - don’t get me started - but because of the vibrancy of the … Continue reading Hotel Review. – The Kimpton Glover Park, Washington, D.C. U.S.A.