Tag: travel

you can’t take the florida out of the girl

I spent the last six days in the Chicagoland area on business. I arrived in the middle of the night. Literally. My flight to O’Hare was so late I reminded myself of that movie The Terminal. Hello Chicagoland. The morning after I arrived my friend and business partner, Comic Book Mom, and I had several

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ready, set, here i run

I’m going to Chicago next week. I thought I had been to Chicago before, and I have been there, just not since I could talk. Or walk. Or since Al Gore invented the internet. My Chicago visit was very-pre-9/11. So pre-9/11, I don’t think it really counts as a visit. I don’t know why I

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Eight Facts and A Bonus Rash

There is this game circulating around Facebook, where you are given a number and you are supposed to post that number of Random Unknown Facts about yourself. Have you seen it? RUUNNN And I know, I know. Whenever I see a game circulating on Facebook, I just need to stay off of it for a

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A Chinese Toddler or A 6-Toed Cat?

I used to love the magic of Christmas. And then my sons grew up and two of the three moved out; one by one, they stopped believing in Santa; one started asking for cash advances instead of gifts; one never wanted anything; and all three never cared if I decorated, or put up a tree.

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