#Bizarre #Travel Journal #3: #Hazy #Food Musings

Everyone has a favorite place to eat. Whether it’s Maxim’s in Paris, or Noma in Copenhagen, the memory of delicious food and exceptional dining linger long in our malleable brain cells. Etoufee and sourdough bread at Jake’s in Portland, Pecan Crusted Redfish at the #Commander’s Palace, or Happy Duck at the Thailand #Restaurant near Macdill…

#Bizarre #Travel Journal #2: Ewww de toilette

We all have to do it. Whether we’re on the road to a new, exotic location, or just off to visit Grandma, it’s not always easy to satisfy that urgent need without #collateral damage. Let’s be frank. It’s seldom a happy time for the ladies, even without the added detriment of the line. Yeah, there…

#Bizarre #Travel Journal #1: #Selfie Shtick

Are you on the verge of the #vacation of a lifetime? Don’t forget to stowaway your personal #Selfie Stick before you hit the road. #Selfie Stick, you ask? What in the world is that? Here is a photograph showing a disembodied hand. (Imagine it’s your hand.) Quite simply, the #Selfie Stick is an arm extender…

Bizarre Travel Book: Honduran Transportation Options

or, I just want to experience the Epcot World of Motion ride one more time! “The ride begins as guest board their omnimover vehicles…footsteps appear on the walls beside the vehicles, heralding the dawn of transportation – foot power.” (sadly, the ride no longer exists) Graphics from items for sale on eBay and text http://vistaway.freeservers.com/theride.htm…

Bizarre Travel Book Journal: Yule Log??? Have our American parents been giving us the straight Sh**????

Catalonian Christmas (Barcelona) has a few customs that would put the typical southern festive celebration on a bizarre footing. The first involves an enhancement of the revered nativity display, you know, the thing you faithfully drag out each year and carefully arrange on the fire place mantel. Although, Mary, Joseph and the big guy are…

EDITING YOUR BABY

To self edit or not – that is the question. The answer should be NOT. As good as you think you might be it is not a wise choice to self edit. You could be a professional editor yourself, but sometimes you are so close to your work that you just don’t see the mistakes…