San Francisco in 2.5 Days

San Francisco in 2.5 Days

The idea for a weekend getaway in San Francisco all started in the blustery month of November during Monday Night Football. My friend, Deb, was headed to the SF for a work trip in late January and wanted to spend the weekend exploring more of the city. She asked if...
Chicken Parade… Yes, Really.

Chicken Parade… Yes, Really.

Yes, a chicken parade. It’s a real thing. A parade of chickens. I wasn’t sure what to expect when our friends invited us to this annual event in the little town of Edison, Washington (population 133). Would live chickens be ushered down the street? Do...
Granada, Nicaragua — Volcano, Volcano, Volcano

Granada, Nicaragua — Volcano, Volcano, Volcano

Compared to León, Granada caters to tourists on a much grander scale. There is an entire street that runs through the middle of town that is lined with restaurants, tour operators, and souvenir shops all trying to thrive on the tourist industry. We took several...