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Just for giggles…..

In Humor On December 29, 2013 Comments Off on Just for giggles…..

You know I like my funnies….had to share this one.  I’m hoping for the same when I retire!!!  🙂

Merry Everything!

In Humor On December 25, 2013 Comments Off on Merry Everything!

Mary Ellen Chase, an American author considered one of the most important literary figures of the 20th Century, said it best:   Christmas, children, is not a date. … Read More »

A Moment of Serenity

In Humor On December 10, 2013 Comments Off on A Moment of Serenity

OK, so I know I posted a guide to surviving the holidays, but WOW am I having a doozy of a day.  I’ve tried the deep breathing exercises,… Read More »

Cool travel gadget? The J-pillow

In Gadgets, Humor On December 8, 2013 Comments Off on Cool travel gadget? The J-pillow

  After a long haul, who hasn’t passed out for a few hours in some ridiculous neck-compromising position?  Or worse yet, who hasn’t suffered from a head-bobbing neck… Read More »

Val’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays, Part 2

In Humor, Random Thoughts On December 5, 2013 Comments Off on Val’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays, Part 2

I hope that yesterday’s post inspired you to come up with plans for this year’s gift giving, exercise, and quality family time—and to practice deep breathing for the… Read More »

Travel wisdom from commedienne Louis C.K.

In Humor On December 1, 2013 Comments Off on Travel wisdom from commedienne Louis C.K.

I saw Louis C.K. perform in person earlier this year.  To be honest, I was a bit skeptical as I find his show rather hit or miss in… Read More »

Today I give thanks for my friends

In Humor, Random Thoughts On November 26, 2013 Comments Off on Today I give thanks for my friends

I LOVE to cook and when I ran across this poem that is a mash-up of food and friends, I just had to share this week when we’re giving… Read More »

Just for giggles….

In Humor On November 24, 2013 Comments Off on Just for giggles….

  Sounds like good advice!                

Virgin America: coolest safety video EVER!

In Humor On November 9, 2013 Comments Off on Virgin America: coolest safety video EVER!

I’ve flown about 200,000 miles this year and I have to admit, I haven’t paid attention to a pre-flight safety video in YEARS (I know, my bad).  Leave… Read More »

19 Ridiculous BUT REAL Travel Complaints

In Humor On October 22, 2013 Comments Off on 19 Ridiculous BUT REAL Travel Complaints

Below are actual complaints from a September survey from Thomas Cook Vacations by recent UK customers using their services (as per their webpage, “Thomas Cook is the UK’s biggest and most popular… Read More »