A Trip Worth Remembering

After 10 days of traveling to New York City, Cape Cod, Providence and Boston, I’m back in Florida. The trip was packed with fun activities and little rest, but I still came away feeling rejuvenated. One of my favorite parts of the trip was going for a late-night run across the Brooklyn Bridge. My friendsContinue reading “A Trip Worth Remembering”

Things to Do, Sights to See in New York City

This Friday, I’m heading to New York City to visit two friends I grew up with. After four days in the city, I’m going to visit my grandma for two days in Cape Cod and then I’m heading to Boston for three days to visit family and friends. It’s going to be a jam-packed vacation!Continue reading “Things to Do, Sights to See in New York City”

Window Seats Make Way for Curiosity, Good Stories

I’ve always loved window seats. So it was with great interest that I read this New York Times story about a pilot’s pleasure for seats with views. The pilot, Mark Vanhoenacker, explains his reasoning and writes about which cities offer the best views for passengers who are lucky enough to snag a window seat. Sure,Continue reading “Window Seats Make Way for Curiosity, Good Stories”

Highlights from My Trip to Costa Rica

After two weeks of traveling through Costa Rica and having family in town, I’m now back to a regular routine — which means I’ll resume my regular blog schedule. My trip to Costa Rica, which I took with five of my close college friends, was one of the best trips I’ve taken. We went toContinue reading “Highlights from My Trip to Costa Rica”

Looking for Suggestions of Where to Go in Costa Rica

In less than two weeks I’m heading to Costa Rica with five of my 10 close college friends. Eight of us took a trip to Fort Lauderdale two years ago after graduating and have wanted to explore another place together. The trip means a lot to me especially because I live so far away fromContinue reading “Looking for Suggestions of Where to Go in Costa Rica”

Where to Go When Visiting Minneapolis?

This week I’m going to Minneapolis for the American Copy Editors Society conference and to visit one of my best friends from college, who just recently got engaged. I’ve never been to Minneapolis before, so I’m taking suggestions as to where I should go and what I should do. Normally, when I travel somewhere IContinue reading “Where to Go When Visiting Minneapolis?”

Places to Go, Sights to See in Dallas

I made it to Florida. I’m slowly settling into my new apartment, reuniting with friends and getting back into the Poynter work mode. I’ve missed this place. I miss Dallas, too, and all that a large metropolitan city has to offer. Someone told me before I went to Dallas that “there’s nothing to do inContinue reading “Places to Go, Sights to See in Dallas”