Orlando is for Families…and Overdraft Fees.

By |2013-04-09T10:44:34-04:00April 9th, 2013|Parenting, Travel|

Once or twice a year we head down to Florida. It's an absolute privilege my children get as a byproduct of having in-laws and friends that now reside in the Sunshine State. Last week I did a little venting on the myth that is the "family vacation." I blame the steroids I was on for [...]

Family Vacation? Liar.

By |2013-04-02T10:44:58-04:00April 2nd, 2013|Parenting, Travel|

I remember when we landed in Cleveland from L.A. We stood in baggage claim hand in hand. He carried my bags for me, and snuggled me close as we ran in the snow to our car. We stopped at a restaurant off the turnpike on the drive home, he ran in to pee and came [...]

Tales from the Road Part 2: I’m broke.

By |2011-11-16T19:58:46-04:00October 26th, 2011|Marriage, Parenting, Travel|

When Andy came back from Korea, he had 80,000 won  in his pocket. Which sounds like a lot, but it really it's only, like $70. Wouldn't it be awesome if Disney World money was like Korea money? I don't know what it is. You go there with every rational thought and plan in the world. [...]