Guantanamo Diary

True confession:  A dear friend from college came to visit me recently.  We celebrated by enjoying some of our favorite ways to hang in college, including eating Ben & Jerry’s ice cream and binge watching Gilmore Girls.  While she was here, I also took her on a quick tour of downtown since she never had … More Guantanamo Diary

Fresh Summer Produce = Sweet corn, zucchini and mozzarella pizza!

I love summer for many reasons.  First of all, I hate cold weather, so I always look forward to temperatures rising, not needing to bundle up to walk to your car, shoveling feet of snow, etc.  I love being outdoors and the longer days.  It gives me so much more energy. One of the best … More Fresh Summer Produce = Sweet corn, zucchini and mozzarella pizza!

Glamping in Michigan

My husband and I spent the last week camping at Port Crescent State Park located at the tip of the thumb.  Dave would definitely consider this to be “glamping” for several reasons.  1- We barely fit all our supplies for the week in his CRV.  He’s used to fitting everything into a backpack.  2- There … More Glamping in Michigan

Vacation Reading

As an avid reader, I view vacations as an opportunity to read…A LOT!  Planning the books I want to read on vacation is all part of the fun.  Now that I have a Kindle, that planning includes when to request the books I want from the local library.  I know, I’m a dork. In July … More Vacation Reading