Category Archives: North America

New York City with kids, part 4–Playing in Central Park

After we had lunch at American Girl, we rode a  pedicab (bike taxi) to Central Park. Be wary–the pedicabs can charge drastically different prices and it can get crazy expensive very fast. Confirm their rates and if they take credit … Continue reading

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NYC with kids, part 3–The American Girl Store

If you have a kid who loves dolls between the ages of roughly three and eleven, you can’t miss the American Girl Flagship Store at 75 Rockefeller Plaza. (You can take a virtual tour of the store here.) The first … Continue reading

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New York with Kids, part 2–Broadway

Happy fourth of July–aka America’s Birthday! I’m writing this in advance, so I’ll write about our 4th in a post or two. So, New York City with kids. Anyone who has read my blog knows I’m obsessed with theater, especially … Continue reading

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NYC with kids part 1-where to stay NY or NJ

New York City is one of my favorite places on earth. In this series of posts on NYC, I’ll not only talk about what we did, but give you travel suggestions as well. Not long after school go out, I … Continue reading

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Vegas 2018 part six

This is a post for the miscellaneous bits that didn’t fit anywhere else. Here is my photo op in front of the fountains that was a double fail in that the fountains weren’t on, and a wind came out of … Continue reading

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Vegas 2018 part five

There’s plenty to do in Vegas if strip clubs and sexy revues aren’t your thing. Another night we stayed in at the Bellagio. First we went to “O,” the Cirque du Soleil show based there. There are actually several Cirque … Continue reading

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Vegas 2018 part four

Being an equal opportunity kind of family, after I saw Magic Mike, we went to go see Sexxy, a topless female revue the next night. Sexxy is at the Westgate Resort, a short cab ride from the Strip. It’s won … Continue reading

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Vegas 2018 part three

Having done the kid friendly Vegas trip in 2012, Ravi and I were pretty determined to do a lot of kid UNfriendly adventures on this trip. One of the things I did was go to the Magic Mike show at … Continue reading

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Vegas 2018 part one

The very first thing we did on our first full day in Vegas was to go to a Drag Brunch at Senor Frogs, located at Treasure Island. A Drag Brunch is a Drag Show with Brunch and alcohol. Two former … Continue reading

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A solo trip with Ravi

Since Elanor was born, Ravi and I have had very few nights away from her. The exception was when we went to Hong Kong when she was two. I had a broken leg, and managed to get pregnant with Rhi … Continue reading

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