“Wicked Smaart…

… It’s a New England thing. You wouldn’t understand.” – Bostonian sayings that I didn’t understand. Boston, Massachusetts. It’s known for the history, beer, and the sports. Several years ago around the Easter holiday my roommate, Monique and I, had the opportunity to visit a friend of ours that was attending Harvard for grad school. Southwest … More “Wicked Smaart…

“I can’t go to Germany.” “Why?” “I got…

…homework.” “I’m gonna pretend you didn’t say that.” -Peter Parker & Tony Stark, Captain America: Civil War. Summer of 2016 I had the idea to attend my first Oktoberfest in Germany itself, which begins at the end of September and ends early October. Visiting Germany is something I used to talk about with my dad. … More “I can’t go to Germany.” “Why?” “I got…

Hey, “Blue Eyes Cryin’ in the Rain”. Hey, fire burnin’ round the ring. Hey, “Crazy,” you know it’s true…

… that Nashville wouldn’t be Nashville without you. – Tim McGraw “Nashville Without You” It’s. True. Nashville, Tennessee wouldn’t have been the same without some of the great country legends. As 2017 was winding down, I contemplated spending another New Years Eve in DC or being brave and venturing out to another city for a change. … More Hey, “Blue Eyes Cryin’ in the Rain”. Hey, fire burnin’ round the ring. Hey, “Crazy,” you know it’s true…

I love the dignity in the name Philadelphia, but…

… at heart, we’re Philly. – Lisa Scottoline The other day at work, I was speaking to a colleague about places they would like to visit over a weekend. One of them happens to be Philadelphia or Philly. Philly is home to many things: Brotherly Love, Philly cheesesteaks, and for my roommate most importantly the … More I love the dignity in the name Philadelphia, but…

People cut themselves off from their ties of the old life when they come to Los Angeles…

…They are looking for a place where they can be free, where they can do things they couldn’t do anywhere else. -Tom Bradley. Picture this, Inauguration Week in the Nation’s Capitol. The city is decorated, the staffers are preparing, and all the while you’re not thrilled about this particular inauguration. You want out-of-town and it’s … More People cut themselves off from their ties of the old life when they come to Los Angeles…