What’s In Your Carry On?

Tomorrow is the big day!


Sunday Gratitudes

A few things that are making me happy this week and that I’m grateful for:


15 Ways to Entertain Yourself on a Long Flight

Door to door, the flight from Miami to Melbourne is about 25 hours. It can get boring fast. Here are 15 ways to entertain yourself … Read the rest


What To Wear on a Long Flight

I know some people who dress perfectly normal at home, but seem to leave their normal clothes behind when they travel and opt instead for … Read the rest


Before You Go

I depart for Australia in about a week. I think everything is in order. There are so many things to consider when planning a trip … Read the rest


Sunday Gratitudes

A few things that are making me happy this week and that I’m grateful for:


Australia’s Smack Down on Tobacco

I’m a former smoker. I quit about six years ago.


My Beloved iPhone

I am suffering from an existentialist crisis. I’d like to think that I am an independently acting and responsible conscious human being, but I feel like … Read the rest


Staying Connected with Friends & Family Abroad

After months of exploring my options, I’ve finally/almost settled on how I will stay connected with family and friends abroad while I’m in Australia.


Sunday Gratitudes

A few things that are making me happy this week and that I’m grateful for:


The Joys & Griefs of Facebook

Facebook is my favorite social networking site. While I watch the tumbleweeds roll by at Google+ and Twitter is my go-to network for news and … Read the rest


7 Things I Need to Learn to Get By in Australia

1. Driving on the left side of the road from the right side of the car About 66% of the world’s people live in right-hand … Read the rest