NorCal to Baja honeymoon road trip part 1

Baja sunset

My husband and I both love gritty travel. In fact, our “third date” was a long-weekend road trip in his van. So, when we started thinking about what to do for our honeymoon, driving all the way down… Read More

On hot days, howling wind, and coyotes

Last year, I celebrated Cinco de Mayo with a $3 bean burrito and Modelo Chelada (my drink of summer), relaxing in my Crazy Creek as I watched the desert sky melt into a tranquilizing melange of pinks and… Read More

Madonna on Soul Mates

Happy Thanksgiving! I’m on the road back to New Jersey with my dog and material posessions all packed up in this sweet minivan. I’m trying to move as quickly as possible, so it’s not going to be a… Read More

Roam if you want to

Woooo I’ve been a busy little jumping bean! In the past month, I moved out of the room I was renting and into a cab over camper. Naturally, this process hasn’t gone smoothly at all, and I’m writing… Read More

Birthday trail running road trip adventure part tres: The Jersey Devil

Because they can issue citations. Don’t worry! I worked my way out of this pickle with nothing more than a firm talking-to and a ripped dress.

My Patrick Ewing birthday road trip trail running adventures Part 1- The drama

The moment I turned 33, all hell broke loose. But I’m starting to realize that demons are much better loose than restrained- or maybe I’m just getting to old to hold it all in. I celebrated my Patrick Ewing… Read More

I think we’re alone now

Children behaaaave- that s what they say when we’re together I’ve been meaning to post an update for a good long while. At first, I as too busy traveling, but recently it’s been more an issue of general… Read More

what are dreams for anyway without the guts to live your life that way?

Totally traveling right now, which kind of makes it difficult to publish blog posts, so thanks for being patient. i have been getting a little stressed out by fussing with this tablet i m typing on and the bluetooth… Read More

You know her life was saved by rock & roll

A few days ago, I learned (or maybe was reminded) that Peter Buck, the guitarist of R.E.M., released a solo record in 2012. Those who know me are already aware that R.E.M. has been my absolute favorite band… Read More