Sawadee ka Bangkok

Day Three: After a wonderful nights sleep, we meandered down to breakfast around 10am. Walking past the rice and noodles, I filled up on a more “Western” spread of french toast, bacon, watermelon, OJ and lots of water. With a plan in place, we made our way along the riverside to the water taxi. Our …

The Journey

Day One and Two: While I love traveling to new places, the journey there can be a bit tedious. I set off from Cleveland for Chicago at the lovely hour of 4:30am to be treated to a 6 hour layover. To make the morning even better, I ended up with a tension headache. Because being …

March Wrap Up

*Reviews may contain spoilers. The Passion of Cleopatra by Anne Rice - 3 Starts While reading this story, there was more than one time where I sat there wondering why she did not provide more of a background story. It was not until I went to log my read on Goodreads that I discovered this …

March Haul

I did not fall in love with the March selections from Book of the Month and decided to skip this month. Free Kindle download: Digging In: A Novel by Loretta Nyhan Paige Moresco found her true love in eighth grade—and lost him two years ago. Since his death, she’s been sleepwalking through life, barely holding …

Hello Roma!

Day Fifteen  There is nothing like a chilled brisk walk to start your day. With our luggage in tow, we made our way past the Duomo through the streets of Florence to the train station. Barbara once again packed us a picnic for the train; another delicious prosciutto sandwich! The ride was about an hour and …

February Haul

My Book of the Month Club selections for February include: The Broken Girls by Simone St. James Hunger by Roxanne Gay The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro Free Kindle download: White Rose, Black Forest by Eoin Dempsey