Pages Navigation Menu

Eat a Bug Sundae at Portland’s Freakybuttrue Peculiarium

Posted by on Jan 11, 2015 in BY DESTINATION., North America, Oregon, UNDER $50., UNUSUAL. | 0 comments

Who wouldn’t want to visit a place with a name like the Freakybuttrue Peculiarium?  It is filled with creepy oddities, homemade exhibits...

Read More

Hit a Clay Pigeon While Skeet Shooting. Pocono Mountains.

Posted by on Nov 22, 2014 in BY DESTINATION., North America, Pennsylvania, UNDER $50. | 2 comments

It was a chilly 48 degree fall morning in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, the leaves were just beginning to change color and the...

Read More

Play the Real Escape Logic Game. San Francisco.

Posted by on Oct 12, 2014 in BY DESTINATION., California, North America, UNDER $50., UNUSUAL. | 8 comments

I have been known to solve a few sudoku puzzles in my day, maybe even excelled at a game of Candy Crush. But, when my escape from being...

Read More

Learn to Paddle Board. Oxnard Channel Islands Harbor, California.

Posted by on Jul 6, 2014 in BY DESTINATION., California, North America, UNDER $50. | 4 comments

I am clumsy. Tripping over mysterious bumps in the road and dropping seemingly slippery wine glasses is nothing new. So, when I decided to...

Read More

Take a Helicopter Ride Into the Grand Canyon

Posted by on May 19, 2014 in Arizona, BY DESTINATION., North America, TOP PICKS. | 7 comments

After having traveled to Las Vegas a half a dozen times in the past couple years, on this current trip I was looking for something more...

Read More

Take a Photo Standing Under the Las Vegas Sign. Snapshot.

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 in BY DESTINATION., FREE., Nevada, North America, UNDER $50. | 3 comments

Take a Photo Standing Under the Las Vegas Sign The “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign is as representative of Sin City as...

Read More

Take a Hot Air Balloon Ride Over the Vineyards of Northern California

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in BY DESTINATION., California, North America | 21 comments

Recently, the Sonoma County Tourism Board in California chose me to be one of the next faces of Sonoma County and I was beyond thrilled to...

Read More

Experience Rose. Rabbit. Lie. in Las Vegas

Posted by on Feb 19, 2014 in BY DESTINATION., FOOD., Nevada, North America | 6 comments

Rose. Rabbit. Lie. Huh? Even the mention of these three little words to the locals in Las Vegas gave a facial response of a familiar, yet...

Read More

Eat the California State Bird in San Francisco

Posted by on Jan 25, 2014 in BY DESTINATION., California, FOOD., North America | 11 comments

Eating the California State bird? Isn’t that illegal? You’re not even allowed to pick the state’s poppy flower, are...

Read More

Indulge in Fried Frog Legs & Alligator in Louisiana

Posted by on Dec 26, 2013 in BY DESTINATION., FOOD., Louisiana, North America, UNDER $50., UNUSUAL. | 8 comments

It was a slow night at Tunk’s Oyster Bar. Today was the first day of squirrel season in Louisiana, evidently a big event in this...

Read More