Taking Mom to Ireland

In April, for my mom’s 70th birthday we went with my mom to Ireland. I got out of the habit of writing this blog when we got back, but I helped my mom write an e-mail to her high school friends about the trip. I have reproduced that below, along with some more pictures from … Read more

I’ve got free flights for two for two years with the Southwest Companion Pass!

Southwest Companion Pass

In the world of domestic travel credit card rewards, the Southwest Companion Pass is King. And, I got mine earlier this month. The title of this post is not a typo. By applying for two credit cards and putting a small bit of normal spending on them, I can now fly on Southwest with my … Read more

Skyline Chili is one of my favorite things about visiting my mom in Florida

Skyline Chili Coney

Last updated on January 3rd, 2018If you’ve never been to Skyline Chili, you need to go. Skyline Chili is a Cincinnatti-based chain that serves various items covered in, what I believe is, a Greek-style Chili. They are also then usually covered with a blanket of shredded cheddar cheese. The most common items that come so-prepared … Read more

18 Days in Argentina

Flag of Argentina

Last updated on December 23rd, 2017This past November, my girlfriend and I took a nice, long trip to Argentina for what has become our annual November vacation. After consulting a few guidebooks, we decided to visit Buenos Aires (obligatory), Iguazu Falls (Sean’s choice), Cordoba (transportation hub), Mendoza (Natalie’s choice), Mar del Plata (hoping for some … Read more