iPhone Adventures

I lost my phone in Rome today.  It’s a huge bummer when you are in a foreign country with crazy streets and alley ways and suddenly no way to see your maps or get in touch with your friends.  This is the story, and believe me, it’s a good one. My friend Jeff and I…

My heart is still in San Francisco

When I was younger, I used to say that I wanted to live in a place where people went on their honeymoon.  I didn’t have an exact place in mind, It just made sense in my head to live in that place and not just visit it. Ok, clearly that was youthful idealization because location…

Happy 4th of July-Ronald Reagan Library

This past weekend I met up with two of my siblings in LA to see our cousins in Simi Valley, California.  Also located in Simi Valley is the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.  I had never been to a Presidential Library so it was perfectly fitting to be there over the 4th of July weekend. I…

Flying Emirates is totally worth it

Last New Years Eve when I was in Paris with my friend T, we both discussed how cool it would be to fly Emirates and that it was on our bucket lists. However, that bucket list item was far down the list because there was no immediate plans to be in that part of the…

Mumbai Wedding Trip

In April the Ben and I adventured to India.  It was quiet sudden actually.  I was thinking this was our last big adventure for a while.  The kid was accepted to De La Salle for high school which means travel money turns into tuition money.  Small sacrifices as travel for him will always be there but…