traveling

I’m Exhausted!

We flew home last night from Ft. Lauderdale after an exciting and fun filled cruise to the Caribbean. But the flight home was both terrifying and long. We left sunny Florida and thought we'd get home and get unpacked and ready to jump back to work.  Not so much. Note: The Ft. Lauderdale airport feels like it doesn't even belong in the US.  It is old, dirty, and apparently waiting… Read More »I’m Exhausted!

Ready to go? What about tipping?

These days, knowing how much isn't even the real problem. Who carries cash anymore if they are in an area that widely accepts credit cards? If you do have cash, is it enough to cover a whole day's worth of eating out or going to a spa? What if your car breaks down?

For the Love of Starbucks

There are millions of coffee houses around the world.  From small towns in Indiana to London, England, I’ve traveled tasting coffee from barely warm sludge to the most orgasmic coffee.  But I have to be honest, I love Starbucks. The one thing Starbucks does right is consistency, standards, and marketing. No matter what Starbucks I’ve walked into around the world, I am greeted with familiar green aproned baristas who know how… Read More »For the Love of Starbucks