My next vacation spot is on fire

I wanted to see lava, but this is ridiculous. You know… lava. Molten rock. The smell of sulfur. Reds and oranges amidst black basalt rock.   The Science Behind Hawaii’s Car-Eating, Lava-Filled Fissures — WeatherNation (@WeatherNation) May 7, 2018 Is this happening because the Big Island is home to two geologically active volcanoes? … [Read more…]

I need to make lists

And I made them at least a week before I left for Iceland. Two lists to be exact: Packing List and Things to do Before I Left. Nearly every day before my travel date, I added something to each list. But lists and line items to check off are only as infallible as the person … [Read more…]

The Big 4-O in Italy – Food

Day 1 – 6 April 2014 (Rome) Lunch at Enoteca Antics Dinner at Trattorria Morgana Day 2 – 7 April 2014 (Rome) Bakery Dinner at Cul de Sac Day 3 – 8 April 2014 (Rome) Lunch at Hostaria da Nerone Dinner at Vineria Il Chianti Day 4 – 9 April 2014 (Rome) Lunch somewhere Dinner … [Read more…]