all the wein

  just because i'm across the pond doesn't mean i'm not going to write my (pretty much) weekly wine recommendation. so since i am currently in germany, i wanted to feature a german wine (or wein). the wine we've been drinking has reminded me a lot of a pinot noir, light but just a little …

hello europe

hello from the other side of the pond. crazy to think just a few hours ago i was waiting to board the plane to amsterdam. it surely hasn't hit me yet that i'm actually in europe (and i most certainly haven't adjusted to the time). but the adventures begin. next up: train ride to germany until …

bachelor finale

i don't know about all you bachelor fans out there, but i was pretty excited with ben's pick last night. and of course (as with every season) it was the most emotional AND most dramatic finale yet. with the finale airing last night, we ended up having a wonderful gathering with some of our friends …

senses spa

on a whim, keith and i decided late saturday to book a massage at the senses spa at disney's grand floridian resort. i mean who doesn't need a good spa day after a race. i had been to the senses spa before (disney's saratoga springs and disney cruise line) but this was my first time …