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A growing trend in my suburban world is for girls to have the equivalent of a mini-wedding for their Sweet Sixteen birthday party. To each his own, but I personally find the idea of spending buckets of cash on multiple formal dresses and a fancy event for 100 of my daughter’s acquaintances ridiculous. When my oldest … More Travel: The Gift that Keeps Giving
If you read my earlier post, “A Selfish Pact”, you know I promised the story of my first solo trip to take advantage of the fact that my kids went on vacation with my ex-husband. It took all of 3.2 seconds after he told me he was taking the kids away to start Googling trip options. … More My First Solo Adventure
When I first got divorced and was settling into my new normal of shared custody, I was suddenly confronted with having more free time than I ever had before. Every other weekend, I was “kidless” from Friday mornings until Tuesday afternoons, and I was solo every Sunday and Monday evening. I am very lucky to … More A Selfish Pact
After Clemson’s New Year’s Eve decisive victory against Ohio State, which earned us a spot in the championship game, I was on a high shared by Tiger fans everywhere. I remember waking up on New Year’s Day, wondering if there was any possible way to get myself to the Championship game in Tampa. I was amazed to … More The Championship Game!
In my day-to-day life, I need something to look forward to in order to survive the drudgery of everyday life. And thinking about traveling, and even better—planning a trip somewhere— always does the trick to distract me from everyday life. I came up with a convoluted personal resolution to try to travel SOMEWHERE once a month … More Lofty Dreams