When Winter Goes On and On

When Winter Goes On and On

When Winter Goes On and On I love Chicago and I love the full range of seasons and I say this every year, but $#!+ is winter long. My sis and I have come to the realization that as tempting as it is, curling up in the corner of the couch, piled under every blanket in...
Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island I have no stats to prove this claim, but I swear this was the longest winter ever in Chicago.  We hadn’t been planning to go away for spring break but we all really started crashing…  We needed air that didn’t hurt to breathe and...
Field Museum

Field Museum

Field Museum This winter has lasted about 1000 years and the reign of the White Witch really needs to come to an end.  Not to mention that we have a very limited discretionary budget right now, we are in desperate need of some family time that does not involve reruns...
Galveston Texas

Galveston Texas

Galveston Texas You may wonder how The V Fam ended up in Texas over winter break.  It was really quite simple.  I was trying to escape winter and the snow so I pulled up google flights and looked for the cheapest place we could fly (obviously on Spirit.  AKA the...
Diwali

Diwali

Diwali Diwali / Dipalwali didn’t even exist in my little world until I was 35.  I have abnormally high blood pressure and my doc directly told me that I needed yoga.  I consequently met my beloved Guru Deepti and she invited me to my first Diwali party.  I...