Archive for the 'travel' Category

Like the fact that there is no way I will be able to furnish an apartment from scratch, eat fabulous things on occasion, do my BFFs wedding this fall, and hit Edinburgh for the festival this summer on my budget. But by golly, someone should take advantage of this BMI fare sale to the UK.

What did I do this weekend? Apple picking, and then wine tasting around Harbor Country, Michigan, followed by wine shopping at Vino 100 and din dins in charming New Buffalo, Michigan. What’s today’s DailyCandy Chicago about? The Michigan wine trail, Harbor Country, Vino 100, and charming New Buffalo. Seriously. I mean, the only thing they […]

110 (awkward, delightful, musically talented) teenagers, 43 Peter Pan bus-traveling hours, 8 theme parks, 7 days (most a good 14 hours in duration), 5 roller coasters, 4 arguments, 3 hotel rooms, 2 verboten 375 ml bottles of hooch and one broken toe later, I’m back from Florida. I want my bed, the last of the […]

It just sort of…happened. (There was a sale and, I reasoned, I’ve spent more in a night on drinks. Hell, I’ve spent more on a friggin’ pedicure. Something is wrong with the world when you can travel hundreds and hundreds of miles on cash that couldn’t get you a good chip-resistant topcoat.) Interesting. I haven’t […]

Saturn returns.

Call it my year of living dangerously. A few weeks ago, with little fanfare, I turned 29. Officially, it isn’t a milestone, and I rarely assign any deep meaning to particular years as they pass; a year brings what it does. This year, however, feels different, perhaps because I’ve been struggling to find my physical […]