At first, I was going to write about our first camping trip (with a nearly one-year old, no less!), but haven't gotten around to it. Then I was going to write about the Great Father's Day Burglary (they took our 24in flat screen monitor for our htpc), but didn't feel up to it. So I guess I'll be writing about our adventure in moving for the first time as a family....more
Happy Solstice, dear bloggers. Summer's arrival launches a season when fashion means sparkly flip-flops, the blender stays out and adventures pile up, right? As Section Editor for this here Life category, which includes travel, I'm making a request. Being the naturally curious and expressive people that bloggers are, we get outside eventually, right? Tell me about it. No, really. Tell me....more
Two years ago Christy Turlington Burns (yes, the supermodel) traveled to Bangaladesh to film her documentary No Woman, No Cry. Now back in Bangaladesh to share the film, Christy is also blogging about how much things have improved for those women in a few short years. ...more
I was walking up and down and up and down the aisles of Food Lion on the island yesterday. We had already done our big vacation food shopping trip, but I had stopped back in to find a few things we had forgotten: aluminum foil, hummus, crackers and Popsicles. You would think that year after year of shopping in the same grocery store on vacation would teach me where things are, but it hasn't and I found myself wandering kind of aimlessly.
Suddenly, a voice came over the intercom.
"DJ, if you're in the store, your mom is looking for you."...more