Travel Diary: Birthday Adventures in Toronto, March 21-23, 2014

Happy Birthday to me!  Well, my birthday was March 22, but why not savor the fun and memories as long as you can, right? I love birthdays.  Especially my own.  Last year I had a huge surprise party thrown for me, and this year, Shawn and my friends took me to Toronto for a birthday …

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Happy Birthday Dad!

It's my dad's birthday today (and it's a big one, although I won't mention the number!) and he's pretty awesome! 🙂

100 Things: Have a giant birthday party!

So apparently my 100 Things list has become popular with my friends and family, because now they are helping me to achieve the items on the list!  On Saturday, March 30, thanks to my insanely talented mother and my amazing friends and family, number 60 on my list was achieved -- have a giant birthday …

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My kind of town… (Chicago is!)

30 is a big birthday, and I think it's perfectly understandable to want to celebrate in style.  My colleague Jeff spent his 30th birthday in New York City earlier this month, so not to be outdone, I jetted off to Chicago to spend my 30th birthday with my wonderful fiancé Shawn. Well, jetted isn't exactly the word... we drove to …

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30 things to do before… whoops, too late!

I found this awesome list at Rubies & Ribbon and, of course, it caught my eye, as I just turned 30 on Friday.  So I thought I'd compare my life experiences to the ones Sidra listed and see how I've measured up as a 30-year-old! 1. Live on another continent I haven't lived on another continent, but …

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