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Vegas Run


             I recall feeling excited, as I watched my neighborhood in the south Chicago suburbs dwindle below the wing of the Southwest Air 737.  I was heading to Las Vegas for the first time as an adult, attending a legal seminar and intending to check off this item from my personal “bucket list.”  I would be in “Sin City” four days, and largely on my own, to experience and explore. 964 more words


Roadtrip part 3: Las Vegas to Pasadena

The adventures of grandmother, mother and daughter on a 9-day roadtrip from Pasadena to the Grand Canyon and Las Vegas.

CONTINUED FROM PART 1 and… 757 more words


The Marble Is About To Roll

Let the adventure begin.  As the marble starts to roll through the Las Vegas strip, Downtown Las Vegas (DTLV), and everywhere else there is to offer in Sin City in order to discover what is truly Las Vegas.  24 more words

Downtown Las Vegas

Coffee Shops, How I Love Thee

Blame it on Friends if you’d like, but coffee shops are the hangout spot of our time.  Many self-employed workers call it their office, many moms call it their refuge, many college students call it their study break.   513 more words

Gluten Free

Las Vegas! and Le Reve - The Dream Show

Above picture is me browsing through Flamingo Hotel’s Habitat. Bottom picture is me posing inside Venetian Hotel.

Dress is from Ann Taylor.
Shoe is from Born. 136 more words

Bucket List

Nightmare On Ramsey Street

The Halloween post is coming way too early this year, mostly because I have too much time on my hands.  My mind tends to wander when I’m sitting in airports and airplanes. 992 more words


Day Twenty

We went to New York New York and saw the fantastic replica of the streets of Broadway through to Greenwich Village. After that we went on the roller coaster, which I still can’t believe I did! 67 more words