10 Misconceptions I Had Before Moving To NYC (part 1)

Back in 2013 I moved to New York City. The “Big Apple”. The “City That Never Sleeps”. I was 28 years old and had been a few times before and heard all about it in the movies and media. I thought I knew what I was getting into…. But I didn’t. Living in New York … Continue Reading

20 Annoying Things CNN Article (Flying Tips)

I haven’t ranted in awhile, so here goes… So, CNN just put out an article about the 20 most annoying things people do on planes (http://www.cnn.com/2013/11/22/travel/plane-annoying-things/index.html?hpt=hp_c2).  Since I’ve spent over 250 hours on planes so far this year, I feel like I should reply to some of those….especially the several examples I think/know are wrong! … Continue Reading

Surveys! 5 reasons to take them!

I complain a lot… I mean a TON! I’ve always been picky. When I was a kid, I couldn’t live if my green beans touched my mashed potatoes, or my jeans were the wrong shade of blue. And now as a frequent flyer and someone who spends more time away from home than at home, … Continue Reading

Traveling Better Series: Attack Your Travel

Since my blog series’ seem to get the most hits, I’ll start another one. How about a series of traveling tips? I love travel! You already knew that.  After traveling for a living over the past two and half years I’ve learned some things to help me enjoy travel even more. The number 1 thing … Continue Reading

Rendezvous BBQ in Memphis, TN

My Favorite Places: Rendezvous BBQ in Memphis

Yes, I’ve lived in Memphis for 2 years and I only recently went to Rendezvous BBQ downtown. Let’s just say it.  It’s world famous for a reason. The dry rub ribs were the ribs I have ever had.  And I don’t even like dry rub ribs.  I’ve enjoyed sweet saucy barbecue for as long as … Continue Reading

Sunset from the top of Pinnacle Mountain

My Favorite Places: Pinnacle Mountain

I’m an outdoorsy person if you couldn’t tell by now.  So this next favorite place was an outdoorsy place in my back yard for a couple years.  It also has a bit a sentimental-ness behind it too! From my sophomore year in college (2004) until 2010, I visited the peak of Pinnacle around 100 times. … Continue Reading

Top of 30 Rock

My Favorite Places: The Top of the Rock

Everyone that visits New York climbs to the top of the Empire State Building.  You can spend up to 2 hours waiting in line just to get to the 86th floor.  Once you’re on top, you have obstructed views and you’ll fight with all the crowds of tourists.  But hey, at least you can say … Continue Reading

Cafe Intermezzo

My Favorite Places: Cafe Intermezzo

The Atlanta airport is the busiest airport in the world.  There are 6 bustling terminals with a new one being added soon.  No matter what time you fly into ATL, you’re bound to see thousands of people.  It’s a bit nerve racking.  I’ve seen normal looking people lose it in the gate areas.  I have no doubt … Continue Reading