comida tipica

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009

While I knew that tourism thrived in Costa Rica, I never realized how big a role it would play in our trip. When it came to the food, oftentimes we found ourselves enticed with hamburgers and lasagna by a menu that had only a tiny little section for comida tipica – which is what you’d […]

back down to earth

Monday, December 14th, 2009

Late last night Mike and I returned from our week long trip to Costa Rica. In one day we went from sweating in 90 degree heat to watching our breath tumble out of our mouths as if we were blowing smoke into the cold Boston air. Our trip was amazing. Thanks to Marina Villatoro, the […]

packing for costa rica

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

I haven’t started to pack for Costa Rica yet. We leave on Saturday. I have the Boston Blogger Happy Hour tomorrow night (thanks to a lovely organizer) and I’m meeting friends for dinner on Thursday night. I’m also trying to finagle some plans for Friday night because I’m one of those people that likes to […]

san diego zoo

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

I am finalizing my Costa Rica trip in December and from what I hear there is going to be some pretty crazy wild life. The last time I really saw some wildlife was at the San Diego Zoo last year. While the animals weren’t roaming free like they will be in Costa Rica, they were […]

our travels…

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

It seems like only yesterday I cornered Mike into taking me out on a date to see The Blair Witch Project after spending a whole summer really starting to like him. He picked me up, we awkwardly sat through a horrible movie and then he took me out for coffee at Dunkin Donuts before taking me home. A typical date […]

travel tips

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

Last week I asked if you had any tips or tricks that help keep you focused on planning your travels, as I believe that staying focused on what really matters, time with friends, family, travels, etc., is most important. Because you came up with such good ideas, I decided to dedicate this post to what […]