Road Trip tips during Covid

Pick your hotel carefully. (We didn’t.) Spray your Lysol sparingly. (I didn’t.) Try to get over the fact that your husband absolutely WILL watch TV..which means he WILL be touching the remote control. (I can’t- I just can’t.) Take whatever steps you feel are necessary, like wrapping the pillows in towels..and of course drenching them…

Wanna come out and play?

We just got back from three days off the ‘hamster wheel’ and I’m here to tell ya, it was INCREDIBLE. The prep for our mini-FL-KEYS-vaca required more work than usual, but I felt better being super cautious about our potential exposure to Covid which, let’s face it, can be minimized but is never really zero…..

Let’s hear it for “Civilized Travel..” 👍

Ah yes, Machu Picchu, I did not know thee, nor will I ever… Not that I was busy booking my visit, but now I know (for 100% sure) I will never see your dry stone walls in person..for real. Why you may ask? Well, it seems there are no lavatories. Yes, I’m one of those…

Priorities.

It’s becoming increasingly more difficult to concentrate on my fear of flying these days; there are just way too many distractions. Let me set the scene and start with a quiz: How can you tell which flight is going to Florida? Why that will be the gate with twenty seven people chillin’ in wheelchairs of…

Ah yes.. the “resort fee.” 🙄

My husband and I recently snuck away for a wonderful week-end at one of our favorite Marriott hotels. Luckily, because he’s a super-dee-dooper-titanium level member, we did not have to pay the whopping $36/day resort fee. $36 a day..can you believe that? And no, that does not include parking. I can’t remember which came first,…

Coming home..

My daughter and her boyfriend flew to Florida from the midwest to spend Easter week-end with us.  Unfortunately, they flew last Friday which turned into the travel day from hell thanks to a major storm front moving across the country. They made it to Atlanta without a glitch, but that’s where the trouble started.  Delay…