Them Germans… and Delicious Texas Food

Funny story… Marco and I just arrived in Decatur, Texas, for a weekend of racing for him and hanging out and meeting up with friends for me. We got into town right on time for dinner and followed Tripadvisor’s # 1 suggestion for restaurants in town and got in line at Sweetie Pie’s Ribeyes. There were a couple of older locals in front of us and after the waitress told us it …Read the Rest

Back in China: Impressions

Back in China: Impressions

We just landed in China and we have some time to kill before our connecting flight to Guangzhou.  What better to do than finally end my blogging hiatus and write …Read the Rest

Brittany Holidays: Delicious Food in Lesconil

Brittany Holidays: Delicious Food in Lesconil

Brittany holidays naturally include lots of delicious food. How could they not? It’s France after all But then… I really love eating local food no matter where we travel. One …Read the Rest

Capture The Seasons Across The World

Capture The Seasons Across The World

Labor Day is supposedly the end of summer – well, I basically spent it at the pool and thought about how we really don’t have the full four seasons in …Read the Rest

Mud Volleyball – Raising Money and Playing in the Mud

Mud Volleyball – Raising Money and Playing in the Mud

- Do you think this could ever happen where you are from? – What do you mean? – A whole bunch of people getting dirty in the mud to raise money. Would …Read the Rest

Bingo 101: Playing Bingo For The First Time

Bingo 101: Playing Bingo For The First Time

When a friend decided she wanted all of us to go play Bingo for her birthday, I was excited about getting to see an actual Bingo game from up close. …Read the Rest

More Outdoor Activities in Atlanta: Centennial Park

More Outdoor Activities in Atlanta: Centennial Park

Remember how I said I was on a hunt to find outdoorsy activities in Atlanta when I was there for a conference recently? The Botanical Garden was my favorite find …Read the Rest

Cars, Trucks, and a Hummer

Cars, Trucks, and a Hummer

People drive different vehicles in different parts of the world. A little while ago I found the perfect example. Check out the pictures below of a normal truck vs. a …Read the Rest

Italian Vineyard Wedding at L’Olivella near Rome

Italian Vineyard Wedding at L’Olivella near Rome

Last year we were invited to a wedding in Rome. But not just any wedding. An Italian vineyard wedding! And it turned out as beautiful as you would imagine it. …Read the Rest

My Favorite Botanical Garden: The Atlanta Botanical Garden

My Favorite Botanical Garden: The Atlanta Botanical Garden

I just got back from my second conference trip to Atlanta. The first time around I went to see the Georgia Aquarium and the Coca-Cola museum between sessions. The weather was beautiful, …Read the Rest

Texas Weekend Getaway: Galveston & The Strand

Texas Weekend Getaway: Galveston & The Strand

When I was in Galveston last year on one of my little Texas weekend getaways, I found out there was more to do in this Texas town that I thought. …Read the Rest