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Post-Thanksgiving Adventures: Motion Sickness

Post-Thanksgiving Adventures: Motion Sickness

Every other year around this time, which would be the years that I don’t have my children with me for Thanksgiving, I go on a cruise. At first, these cruises were just me and my husband getting away for a quick jaunt over to the Bahamas. Over the past couple of years, the holiday cruise...
No Reservations: A Trip To Key West

No Reservations: A Trip To Key West

I did something last weekend that I never, ever do. That goes against every bone in my body. (And no, it's not some Tantric sex thing.) I arrived in a town without a hotel reservation for the weekend. Ay Dios mio. Or as my people would say: Oy vey.
Put The Lime In The Coconut (And Add Tuna Sashimi)

Put The Lime In The Coconut (And Add Tuna Sashimi)

Spring is here but I’m already thinking about the summer. Summer means short(er) shorts and bikinis one piece bathing suits. And unfortunately, I’m trending about eight pounds over my fighting weight. Especially since I spent last week on Spring Break.
A Blended Family (Vacationing Apart)

A Blended Family (Vacationing Apart)

My kids’ spring break starts tomorrow. And I can’t wait. I need a break. A break from getting up at 5:30 am. A break from nagging about homework. And a break from all the shit that’s been going on in my head. Three of my family of five are hopping on a plane to head...
Crying (Over Raynaud's) In Las Vegas

Crying (Over Raynaud’s) In Las Vegas

Remember that trip I made to Las Vegas after the New Year? The one that didn’t go so well because of our accommodations? Well there was something else going on that also made it rain on our parade. A torrent of tears. You see, I have Raynaud’s.
Clogged Drains, Small Pillows And Cloth Shower Curtains: An Alternate Las Vegas

Clogged Drains, Small Pillows And Cloth Shower Curtains: An Alternate Las Vegas

It seemed like a good idea. A quick trip to Las Vegas to start 2013 off right. My kids were going to NYC with their dad. My stepdaughter would be with her mom.