• Fruit of the Vine

War with the Word

Everyone struggles—even the phrase “the struggle is real” has become a cliché.

The Lion and the Peacock

Though it’s been well over a decade, I still remember that tremendous sound.

  • Travel

Oktoberfest Chicago Style

Celebrating the Windy City’s deeply rooted German heritage

The Bright Lights of Bangkok

Watching The King and I made me do it—a trip to Bangkok, Thailand on a whim.

London Calling

Visiting London without delving into its celebrated landmarks and neighborhoods would be like trying to eat a chocolate bar without removing the wrapper. It’s more about what’s inside the jewel box than the jewelry case itself—not unexpected from the Brits, when you think about it.

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