23 Apr 2015

That Time I Was Tricked into being a Ghostbuster in San Antonio

I truly believe there are 2 types of friends in this world:

1. Friends who will not try to trick you into staying in a haunted hotel. Probably because they know you will try to kill them if they do.

2. Friends who totally will try to trick you into staying in a haunted […]

15 Apr 2015

Why I’m the Worst Tourist Ever (Or “How I ended up at the Alamo tipsy.”)

The plan was to go to the Alamo first as soon as we arrived in San Antonio.

And then once we’d gotten our fill of historic facts, we were going to head to the Riverwalk where we’d get our fill of tacos and tequila.

But then we spotted the huge line on the sidewalk […]

12 Mar 2015

Random (Austiny) Stuff List

Howdy, y’all. Can you tell by my accent that I’m currently in Texas?

I promise I’ll write you a real post all about all the cool things I’ve been seeing and doing and eating in Austin, but until then, here’s a random stuff list.

1. Since I arrived here, I’ve been on a mission […]

21 Dec 2014

4 Reasons to Love Detroit (Yes, I said LOVE. And, no, I’m not kidding.)

You guys, I went to Detroit last weekend, and I LOOOOVVVEEED it.

I’m sure you weren’t expecting me to say that.

Heck, I wasn’t expecting me to say that.

The truth is that Detroit and I haven’t always been besties.

The only other time I’d been to Detroit was about six years ago. I […]

5 Dec 2014

Mitten List: Ride the North Pole Express

I always thought I had a pretty good handle on what the North Pole might be like.

I mean, I wouldn’t consider myself an expert by any means. But I thought I knew a thing or two.

After all, I’ve seen Elf approximately five billion-jillion times. (And I will continue to watch it five […]