Are you getting tiny little holes in your shirts? Was I the only one? Am I going crazy??? I used to get tiny little holes in all my t-shirts and sweaters right at the belt buckle level. When I first noticed it I thought it was strange but unique to me. I was so flummoxed (obsessed) by this and tried to analyze the situation to … Continue reading Holes in Your Shirts? We’ve Got This!
Name of Hotel: The Arrabelle at Vail Square Location: Lionshead area at Vail, Colorado Rating*: 5/5 (*Rating Scale – 1: Terrible, 2: Poor, 3: Average, 4: Very Good, 5: Excellent) Type of Traveler: Skier Best Time of Year: Winter/Summer Key Features: European village architecture, ice skating rink, spa Drawbacks: Dining options Side Notes: The Arrabelle at Vail Square is a RockResort property. My parents were big … Continue reading Hotel Review: The Arrabelle at Vail
Sometimes it’s the simplest of products that work the best … or the products that you initially didn’t know you needed. That’s what Flanabags are. “Flanabags?” you ask. Yes, a brand you probably haven’t heard of but will want several once you discover their usefulness. Think permanent ZipLock bags. A couple years ago in one of my organization impulsive buys I decided to buy a … Continue reading Product Review: Flanabags
It’s been awhile (25+ years) since I’ve stayed at a Caribbean resort but my memory of most of them was disappointment at the lack of cleanliness, superior service and beautiful décor. Belmond’s La Samanna Resort on the Caribbean Island of St. Martin changed my perception. We picked St. Martin because of the ease of flights from Seattle (just one connection in Atlanta) and picked La … Continue reading Hotel Review: La Samanna St. Martin
We are huge fans of any Firmdale hotel. Nevermind that they are all (but one) located in our favorite city. But I’d love them even if they were in Tulsa. My husband is a frequent traveler to London and is slowly making his way through each of the eight Firmdale hotels. We recently were in town for one night and stayed at the Ham Yard. Tucked … Continue reading Hotel Review: Ham Yard London
Name of Hotel: Roche Harbor Resort Location: Roche Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington Rating*: 5/5 (*Rating Scale – 1: Terrible, 2: Poor, 3: Average, 4: Very Good, 5: Excellent) Type of Traveler: Families, Reunions, Girlfriend Getaway, Romantic Best Time of Year: Summer Key Features: Marina, Character, Water, Wedding Chapel Drawbacks: Hard to get to, somewhat seasonal Side Notes: I recently had tickets on Kenmore Air that had … Continue reading Hotel Review: Roche Harbor Resort
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